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Dr Tziamalis studied economics at an undergraduate and postgraduate level in Athens, Greece and continued his studies at London School of Economics where he did a Master's degree in social psychology. His PhD topic was on student migration to the UK. 

After his doctoral research Alexander worked full-time as an Analyst in the Civil Service (2009-2012) which he left to work as a full time lecturer at the Sheffield Business School from July 2012.

His research interests include: 

  • Macroeconomic
  • Externalities and imperfections
  • Behavioural Economics and
  • Alternative economics theories

Recent media coverage:

The Conversation [March 2017]

Explainer: what is protectionism and could it benefit the US economy

BBC Radio Merseyside interviewed Dr Tziamalis on the back of The Conversation article. 

The Conversation [February 2017]

What UK interest rates will mean for your mortgage choices

Dr Alexander Tziamalis

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