Dr Elena Nikolova
Lecturer in Economics
- Joined UCL
- 1st Sep 2017
My research focuses on the intersection of economics and politics. I am interested in political economy, economic development, economic history and the politics and economics of transition. My work has appeared in journals such as British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Journal of Comparative Economics and European Journal of Political Economy.
Elena Nikolova is a lecturer in economics at UCL SSEES. She is also affiliated with the Central European Labour Studies Institute in Slovakia (as a research fellow) and with the Leibniz-Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS) Regensburg in Germany (as an associated researcher). She received her PhD from Princeton University in 2011, and her BA from Gettysburg College in 2002. She is interested in political economy, economic development, economic history and the politics and economics of transition.