Ece H. Guleryuz is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Istanbul 29 Mayis University Department of Economics Istanbul-Turkey. Dr. Guleryuz has a B.Sc. in Economics from Middle East Technical University (2007), an M.A. in Economics from Florida International University (2008) and a Ph.D. in Economics from Florida International University (2012). She has worked as a full – time faculty member for three years in the United States before joining Istanbul 29 Mayis University in 2015. Her primary research fields are Economic Growth, Macroeconomics, Political Economy and Institutions, Development Economics, and Public Economics. She has taught Business and Economic Statistics, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Economic Development, International Political Economy, and Emerging Market Economies, among others, at both graduate and undergraduate levels. She has presented her research at international conferences in the United States and England. She has published papers in international refereed journals.