Dr Kristina Vasileva

Senior Lecturer in Finance

+44 20 7911 5000 ext 66771
35 Marylebone Road London NW1 5LS

I'm part of

Accounting, Finance and Governance | Department

Connect with me

Kristina Vasileva joined Westminster Business School in 2011 and is currently a Senior Lecturer in Finance as well as the WBS PhD Admissions Coordinator. She holds a PhD in Finance from Cass Business School, City University of London. At Westminster, she teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate modules in the area of corporate finance and behavioural finance. Kristina has previously worked as a visiting lecturer at Cass Business School and Regent's College London delivering various modules in the area of finance and econometrics.

Education

PhD in Finance (City University, London)

PG Certificate in Higher Education (University of Westminster)

MSc in Economics and Finance (University of Venice - Ca Foscari, Italy)

BSc in Economics (Sv. Kiril i Metodij University, Macedonia)

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Current teaching : Behavioural Finance (PG); Corporate Finance (UG);

Research interests include: Behavioural Finance; Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions and Foreign Direct Investment.

2016

Home bias persistence in foreign direct investments (2016)
Levis, M., Muradoglu, Y.G. and Vasileva, K. 2016. Home bias persistence in foreign direct investments. The European Journal of Finance. 22 (8-9), pp. 782-802.

2014

Do optimists plan for retirement? A behavioural explanation for non-participation in pension schemes (2014)
Balasuriya, J., Gough, O. and Vasileva, K. 2014. Do optimists plan for retirement? A behavioural explanation for non-participation in pension schemes. Economics Letters.

Browse

Browse our directory to find staff profiles containing contact information, biography and list of publications.

Related links

Research strategy
Our University

Discover how the University of Westminster is organised and who makes the University tick.