Dr. Togan received his Ph.D. in Economics from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Prior to joining Bilkent University he taught at Texas A & M University, Clarkson University and Middle East Technical University. His publications include Foreign Trade Regime and Trade Liberalization in Turkey during the 1980's published in 1994 by Avebury, The Economy of Turkey since Liberalization published in 1996 by Macmillan Press Ltd (co-editor V. N. Balasubramanyam), Turkey and Central and Eastern European Countries in Transition: Towards Membership of the EU published by Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. in 2001 (co-editor V.N. Balasubramanyam), Turkey: Economic Reform & Accession to the European Union published by the World Bank and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) in 2005 (co-editor B. Hoekman), Macroeconomic Policies for EU Accession published by Edward Elgar Publishing in 2007 (co-editors E. Başçı and J. von Hagen), Economic Liberalization and Turkey published in 2010 by Routledge, and The Liberalization of Transportation Services in the EU and Turkey published by Oxford University Press in 2016. His area of interest is International Economics.