Dr. Ismail H. Genc is a faculty member at the College of Business and Economics, both in Economics and Statistics Programs in the University of Idaho. He holds a Ph.D. from the Department of Economics of Texas A&M University.
Dr. Genc extensively uses Business Forecasting book (with Excel-based ForecastX Wizard™ software) in his Quantitative Methods in Economics and Forecasting course. The class aims to empower the student with the ability to analyze an economic problem by making use of the scientific economic tools and offer some policy proposals. This will prepare the student for the ever-competitive job market by helping them gain critical thinking in the scientific methodology.