Dr Svetlana Andrianova

sa153.jpgAssociate Professor


Contact Details

Astley Clarke Building
Room 110
Economics Department
University of Leicester
University Road

+44 (0)116 252 2462, Fax: +44 (0)116 252 2908, Email: s.andrianova@le.ac.uk


Personal details

MA, Bsc, PhD, PhD

I am Associate Professor within the Economics Department at the University of Leicester. I am married and have two children. I am currently on research leave for the next three years.

Curriculum Vitae (updated February 2015)



Current administrative responsibilities

  • Deputy Director of Undergraduate Admissions



  • " Public Banks and Financial Stability", (2012) Economics Letters 116, pp. 86-88.
  • Government Ownership of Banks, Institutions and Growth” (with P. Demetriades and A. Shortland), University of Leicester Discussion Paper No 11/09. Forthcoming in Economica.
  • (2010) "Political Economy Origins of Financial Markets in Europe and Asia” (with P. Demetriades and C. Xu), World Development, DOI 10.1016/j.worlddev.2010.10.001.
  • (2009) "Corruption, Extortion, and the Boundaries of the Law" (with Nicolas Melissas), Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, Vol. 25, No. 2: 442-471.

View a full list of publications.



  • Principal Investigator on the DFID-ESRC Award "Politics, Growth and Finance".
  • Contract and game theory, economics of organisations, political economy and financial development.
  • Co-investigator on the ESRC funded project "National and International Aspects of Financial Development".
  • Co-investigator on the ESRC funded project "Political Economy of Financial

(Under-) Development in Africa".

Research papers can be found via RePEc.

You must apply formally to our Economics PhD programme before we allocate you a supervisor as part of the review process. You do not need to contact our staff separately.

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