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Atilla Gumus

Mr Atilla Gumus

Senior Lecturer

Nottingham Business School

Staff Group(s)
Applied Economics and Policy (Research Group) Department of Economics


Dr Atilla Gumus is a Senior Lecturer in Economics. He is responsible for teaching on a range of economics and finance modules. He holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (PGCAP). He is a member of the Applied Economics and Policy Analysis (AEPA) Research Group.  He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

Career overview

Dr Gumus joined Nottingham Business School in 2015. He received his PhD in Economics from Loughborough University and MA in Economics from Indiana University Bloomington, USA. He also holds MPA in Economic Development, Information Systems and Policy Analysis from the O'Neill School at Indiana University Bloomington and BEng (Hons) in Computer Engineering degrees.

Before joining Nottingham Business School, he worked at Indiana University Bloomington as an Associate Instructor and at Loughborough University as a University Teacher. He taught several modules in economics, finance and statistics.

Research areas

His research areas are applied economics and finance, specifically consumer finance, access to finance and financial exclusion. His other research interests include securitisation, housing markets and financial markets.

Sponsors and collaborators

Professor Alper Kara – Huddersfield Business School

Dr Karligash Glass – Loughborough University

Dr Ahmad Hassan Ahmad – Loughborough University