Resul Aydemir is an Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at Istanbul Technical University. His current research concentrates on the industrial organization of airline industry and banking industry. His work has received funding from the TUBITAK and has been published in economics journals such as Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, Economics Systems Journal of Air Transport Management, Economic Research and Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. He received a B.S. in Mathematics and an M.S. in Economics from Bogazici University and an M.S. and a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin.