Assoc. Dr. Halil İbrahim Aydın was graduated in 2009 from Cumhuriyet University, the Faculty of Economics and Administration Sciences and Economics Department. He got his post graduate degree from Cumhuriyet University Social Sciences Institute and Economics Department with his thesis called “Regional Development Agencies” and he got his doctorate degree in 2015 from Gaziosmanpaşa University Social Sciences institute and Economics Department with his dissertation called “Social Capital – Economic Development Relationship: Panel Regression Analysis on European Union Countries”. After he worked in private sectors like banking, project expertise, consultant, he worked as a top manager in a private firm. Then he began to work as a lecturer in 2012 in the Faculty of Economics and Administration Sciences, Development and International Economics Department. Aydın is still working as an assoc. professor in Faculty of Economics and Administration Sciences and Economics Department in Batman University and continuing his academic life as Economics Department head and Economics Theory Section head. In addition to academic papers, articles and projects that he wrote, he took the responsibility of editorship of lots of books and book sections he wrote. Some his works include, “Money-Bank and Finance”, “Economic Crisis and Turkey Economy”, “Articles on Regional Developments”, “Economic and Politic Articles on Development”, ” Social Capital and Development”, “Economic Development: Global & Regional Studies”, “Economic Development: Social & Political Interactions”.