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

2021 AREUEA-ASSA Conference (2021) Information Disclosure in Housing Auctions

ASSA 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting (2021) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Baruch College Seminar Series (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

CEP/Geography Urban and Regional Economics Seminar (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

National University of Singapore Virtual Seminar (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Rays of Research Workshop (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

12th ReCapNet Conference: Global Trends and Real Estate (2020) How Auctions Amplify House-Price Fluctuations

Rutgers Business School Seminar (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association Virtual Seminar (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

University of California - Santa Cruz, Economics Department, Microeconomics Seminar (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Urban Economic Association (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Virtual Workshop on Topics in Regional and Urban Economics: China, Asia, and Beyond (2020) Job Growth from Opportunity Zones

Econometric Society Virtual World Congress (2020) How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

European Economic Association (2020) How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

Stockholm Business School Seminar (2020) How to Set a Deadline for Auctioning a House

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