Mike Schï¿½ssler, an economist for over two decades, holds a Masters in economics. A successful entrepreneur, owner and employer at Economists Dotcoza - he understands business. Awarded the South African economist of the year ï¿½ twice, moreover he has also won small business and member of the year by the Joburg chamber of business. (Afrikaans business chamber). Well known for his innovative research from employment to education indicators. Mike invented and maintains the Provincial Barometers and fixed investment indices which, have been widely published and give insight into economic conditions on a regional basis ï¿½ the first and only such indices in South Africa. He presents economics in an understandable and entertaining style. His presentations have impressed International chief executives and South African audiences ranging from farmers to financiers. He also advises and presents to pension funds, local governments and business chambers. A well-known economic commentator in the media and in academic articles, Mike is known the world over for his insights. Mike is married to Grethe and they stay in Johannesburg with son Rudi and two dogs, appropriately named Spitzy and Fuzzy Logic.