Elham Saeidinezhad

Term Assistant Professor of Economics




Barnard College, Columbia University
Economics Department
1017 Milstein Learning Center
Wednesdays and Tuesdays



Prof. Elham Saeidinezhad is a Term Assistant Professor of Economics at Barnard College, Columbia University. She also teaches "The Financial System (Modern Money and Banking)" at NYU Stern. Previously, Elham taught at UCLA and served as a research economist in the "International Finance and Macroeconomics" research group at Milken Institute, Santa Monica, California. At Milken Institute, she investigated the post-GFC structural changes in the capital market and market-based finance ecosystem due to macroprudential regulations. Before that, she was a post-doctoral fellow at INET, working closely with Prof. Perry Mehrling and studying his "Money View." Elham obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Sheffield, UK, in empirical Macroeconomics in 2013.

Her recent research lies at the intersection of Monetary Economics and Finance. Her research design is to apply the "Money View" that synthesizes our monetary and financial system's modern features to examine the financial market's evolution and central banking. She also writes a weekly Money View Column for the Economic Questions website. In addition, she teaches Monetary EconomicsMoney and BankingFinancial Economics, Macroeconomics, and Statistics courses.