Krassimir Petrov holds a Ph.D. degree from the Ohio State University in Economics (1999). During 2000-2004 he worked at Sterling Commerce, a subsidiary of SBC Communications. Previously since 2005 he was a full-time Assistant Professor at The American University in Bulgaria teaching Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, International Finance, etc. Since 2007 Dr. Petrov currently writes a newsletter for Agora Financial. He is an Austrian economist and uses for his analyses the Austrian approach to investing. Also, he now teaches at Ahlia University, Bahrain.