PhD University of Utah
BS Middle East Technical University
Monetary Economy, Macroeconomics, Political Economy of the Market Society, History of Economic Thought
Gokcer Ozgur is an assistant professor in the Economics Department at Gettysburg College. He earned his Bachelors of Science in economics at the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, and his PhD at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah. He taught at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah and Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey before joining to Gettysburg College.
His research focuses on non-traditional banking and its implications on macroeconomic stability. His publications include monetary theory, financial liberalization and its aftermath in the US, the European monetary union and its crisis, trade liberalization and income inequality in the Turkish economy, and the political economy of the market society.