Dr. Erdal Atukeren

Business School Professor, Doctoral Supervisor & Scientific Director and Program Administrator for the BSL-aSSIST Dual-Degree DBA Program

Nationality: Swiss, Turkish

Professional Career & Mini Bio

Dr. Erdal Atukeren received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Ottawa, Canada. Dr. Atukeren has been a faculty member at BSL Business School Lausanne since 2010. He teaches business mathematics, business statistics, and research methods courses at the Master’s level. He brings with him extensive expertise in economics, econometrics, research methods, international economics, empirical finance, and sustainable business strategy.

Dr. Atukeren was awarded the “Associate Professor of Econometrics” title by the InterUniversity Council (ÜAK-YÖK) in Türkiye in 2009. He believes in continuing education. He holds a B.A degree in Sociology as well.

Dr. Atukeren has published numerous academic journal articles, and he serves as an Associate Editor or Editorial Board member at several SSCI and Scopus-indexed journals.

Dr. Atukeren received the “Global Top 1% Peer Reviewer” award from Publons/Web of Science in 2019 in the fields of “Environment and Ecology” and “Cross-Disciplinary Research”.

Favorite Research Topics
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Managerial Economics / Economics of Business Strategy
  • International Trade and Economic Development
  • Economics of Art Markets
  • Sustainable Business Strategy
Research Specialty
  • Applied Time Series Analysis and Econometrics
  • Statistical Testing of Causal Relationships in Mean and Variance
  • Business Statistics and Research Methods
  • Empirical Analyses of International Trade and Economic Development
  • Applied Energy Economics
Professional / Industry Experience
  • Research economist, Foreign Economic Relations Board, Türkiye.
  • Senior Country Credit Risk Analyst, UBS AG, Switzerland.
  • Senior Researcher in Macroeconomic Modelling and Forecasting, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
  • Please see https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7624-7294 for further details of Dr. Atukeren’s academic and professional record.

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