Alexander Michaelides

About Alexander Michaelides

Head of the Department of Finance, Professor of Finance
Professor Michaelides holds a PhD in Economics from Princeton University and a BA in Economics from Harvard. His research interests include household finance (for example, portfolio choice over the life cycle), asset pricing with heterogeneous agents and financial frictions, housing markets and topics in the intersection of macroeconomics and finance. His experience includes roles as a non-executive member of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Cyprus, visiting scholar positions at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, a Wim Duisenberg Research Fellow at the European Central Bank, and a senior researcher at the Central Bank of Cyprus.