Assistant Professor | Real Estate and Urban Land Economics
5259 Grainger Hall

Biography

Alina Arefeva joined the Wisconsin School of Business faculty in May 2018 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Real Estate and Urban Land Economics.

Prior to joining the faculty at UW-Madison, Arefeva was an Assistant Professor in Real Estate and the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School where she taught real estate investment and development.

Professor Arefeva’s research interests are in real estate economics, urban economics, finance and macroeconomics. She studies impact of microstructure and economic policies on residential and commercial real estate markets.

Professor Arefeva earned her BA in Economics from Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, and her PhD in Economics from Stanford University.

Research

Selected Submitted Journal Articles

Arefeva, A. & Meng, D. (2020). How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

Working Papers

Arefeva, A. (2020). How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Presentations

American Economic Association (ARUEA) (2020) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Urban Economic Association (2019) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE) (2019) How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

CEBRA Annual Meeting at Columbia University (2019) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

AREUEA International Conference (2019) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Mid-Continent Regional Science Association Conference (2019) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Summer Real Estate Research Symposium (pre-WFA) (2019) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Southwestern Finance Association Conference (2019) How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

Service

Editorial and Reviewing Activities

Review of Finance - January 2020 - February 2020
Ad Hoc Reviewer