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 is also an instructor for the "Introduction to Macroeconomics" course at the Outlier platform. She teaches three chapters on International Finance, Economics of Money and Credit, and Central Banking. Previously, Elham taught at UCLA and served as a research economist in the "International Finance and Macroeconomics" research group at Milken Institute, Santa Monica, where she investigated the post-crisis structural changes in the capital market as a result of 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.