Dr Nikolaidi Maria PhD

Senior Lecturer in Economics

Key details

Dr Nikolaidi Maria
PhD

Senior Lecturer in Economics


Dr. Maria Nikolaidi is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Greenwich. She is also a Fellow at the Forum for Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies (FMM). Her research interests include financial fragility, macroeconomic policy, bank regulation and ecological macroeconomics. Prior to joining the University of Greenwich, she worked as a researcher at the Labour Institute in Greece. She holds a PhD in economics from the University of Athens.

Responsibilities within the university

Teaching activities

  • Banking and Finance in a Global Context, BSc Economics/BSc Economics with Banking
  • Political Economy of International Development and Finance, BSc Economics/BSc Economics with Banking
  • Macroeconomics 2, MSc Economics

Awards

  • 2018-2019: Excellence in Research, Faculty of Business Staff Awards, University of Greenwich.
  • 2016-2017: Early Career Research Excellence Award, University of Greenwich.
  • 2010 - 2013: Scholarship for Ph.D. studies in Economics, Programme: Heracleitus II, co-financed by the European Union (European Social Fund – ESF) and Greek national funds.
  • 2008 - 2010: Scholarship for Ph.D. studies in Economics, Antonios Papadakis Endowment, Department of Economics, University of Athens, Greece.

Recognition

  • Fellow at the Forum for Macroeconomics and Macroeconomic Policies (FMM), 2017 - present.
  • Research associate, New Economics Foundation (NEF), London, 2014 - 2016.
  • Member of the committee of the Post Keynesian Economics Study Group, 2014 - present.

Research / Scholarly interests

Maria Nikolaidi's research interests include financial fragility, macroeconomic policy, bank regulation and ecological macroeconomics.

Key funded projects

  • "Greening the Eurosystem collateral framework", Lead institution: SOAS, University of London, Partner institutions: New Economics Foundation, University of Greenwich and University of the West of England, Funder: ClimateWorks Foundation (INSPIRE network), 2019-2020
  • "An investment and equality-led sustainable growth programme for Europe", University of Greenwich, Funder: Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS), 2016-2017.
  • "Modelling the interactions between the ecosystem, the financial system and the macroeconomy", Lead institution: New Economics Foundation (nef), Partner institutions: University of Greenwich and University of the West of England, Funder: Network for Social Change, 2014-2016.

Recent publications

Article

Obst, Thomas , Onaran, Özlem, Nikolaidi, Maria (2020), The effects of income distribution and fiscal policy on aggregate demand, investment and the budget balance: the case of Europe, Oxford University Press. In: , , , . Oxford University Press, Cambridge Journal of Economics ISSN: 0309-166X (Print), 1464-3545 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/cje/bez045) Inpress NB Item availability restricted.

Dafermos, Yannis , Nikolaidi, Maria, Galanis, Giorgos (2018), Climate change, financial stability and monetary policy, Elsevier. In: , , , . Elsevier, Ecological Economics pp. 219-234 ISSN: 0921-8009 (Print), 1873-6106 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2018.05.011) Published NB Item availability restricted.

Working paper

Dafermos, Yannis and , Nikolaidi, Maria (2019), Fiscal policy and ecological sustainability: a post-Keynesian perspective, Palgrave Macmillan. In: , , , . Palgrave Macmillan, Cham, Switzerland ISSN: 978-3030239282 (Print), 978-3030239299 (Online) (doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-23929-9) Published NB Item availability restricted.