Dr Stanimira Milcheva is an associate professor in Real Estate and Infrastructure Finance at University College London. Previously, she worked at Henley Business School, University of Reading and at the University of Regensburg. She obtained her undergraduate and graduate degree in Economics from the University of Mannheim and has a Doctorate in Economics from the University of Regensburg.
Stani's research is in real estate and infrastructure finance and affordable housing (more). In particular she is looking at institutional dynamics within the real estate market. Stani is chairing a theme on affordable housing within UCL looking at establishing a constructive dialogue between policy makers, industry practitioners and academics from different backgrounds. She has published in a number of high-esteemed journals of finance, urban economics, real estate and economics. Those include the Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, Research in International Business and Finance, Journal of Macroeconomics, Regional Science and Urban Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Housing Economics, Journal of Property Research, Journal of European Real Estate Research, International Journal of Housing Markets and Analysis, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management. She has presented and been invited as a panel member at a number of prestigious conferences and symposiums such as the Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) & American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) meetings, the National and International AREUEA meetings, real estate symposiums organised by the University of Hong Kong, the University of Cambridge, the National University of Singapore, Florida State University and Florida University.
Stani has been awarded various prizes for a number of research outputs including winner of Asian Real Estate Society (AsRES) Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Best Paper Award, best research output for 'Thinking out the Box' by the Homer Hoyt Institute, best research output by Cushman and Wakefield, and best research output by the University of Reading Research Endowment Trust Fund.