Prof. Dr. Erdal Atukeren (Turkey/Switzerland) teaches Economics at the Master’s level and quantitative business courses at BBA level. He brings with him extensive expertise in economics, econometrics and international economics and finance. He received his Master’s in Econometrics from the Istanbul University and a second Master’s in Economics from the University of Ottawa prior to completing his PH.D. in Ottawa, Canada in 1995. Prof. Dr. Atukeren has had teaching positions at the SBS (Swiss Business School) in Zürich, Bogaziçi University in Istanbul, and the University of Ottawa. He has also worked for UBS AG in Economic Research and as a Senior Country Credit and Risk Analyst (Emerging Markets), as well as a Senior Researcher in Macroeconometric Modelling & Forecasting at the ETH Zürich, Swiss Economic Institute. Prof. Dr. Atukeren is a prolific author of articles, research reports and publications in addition to a key-note speaker for conference and media presentations on topical global economic issues.