Vadim Elenev, PhD

Vadim Elenev, PhD

Assistant Professor

Academic Discipline: Finance

Areas of Interest:
Financial Institutions,
Debt Instruments,
Real Estate Markets

Phone: 410-234-9299



Vadim Elenev joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School as an Assistant Professor of Finance in August 2017.
Professor Elenev conducts research in finance, macroeconomics and real estate economics. His research focuses on the effects of government policies on macro-financial stability. He has studied the impact of Federal Reserve's Large Scale Asset Purchases program during the recent financial crisis, as well as the role of capital requirements and government mortgage guarantees in the macro economy.
Professor Elenev earned a PhD in Finance at New York University's Stern School of Business, where he held the PhD Director’s fellowship. Prior to pursuing graduate studies, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Mathematics with highest distinction from the University of Virginia, and worked at Cornerstone Research, an economic consulting firm.

Honors & Distinctions

  • NYU Stern Center for Real Estate Finance Research Fellowship, 2016
  • NYU Stern Teaching Commendation, 2014
  • PhD Director’s Fellowship, 2011-2016
  • U.Va. Best Undergraduate Thesis in Economics, 2009

Selected Publications

  • Elenev, Vadim, Tim Landvoigt, and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh. "Phasing out the GSEs." Journal of Monetary Economics 81 (2016): 111-132.

Works In Progress

  • Mortgage Credit, Aggregate Demand, and Unconventional Monetary Policy
  • A Macroeconomic Model with Financially Constrained Producers and Intermediaries (with Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh and Tim Landvoigt; R&R, Econometrica)
  • Quantitative Tightening (with Miguel Faria e Castro and Daniel Greenwald)