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Korkou, Efstathia

Korkou, Efstathia

Assistant Professor

Business and Economics

Phone: 718-262-5275
Office Location: AC-2B06

Dr. Efstathia Korkou is an electrical and computer engineer holding an MBA in financial engineering and a Ph.D. in financial economics. Her research lies in the areas of behavioral finance and financial economics. Dr. Korkou is currently a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Economics in the Department of Business and Economics. Dr. Korkou is also the co-PI, and co-director of the York College STEP Program, a New York State Education Department 5-year grant-funded initiative designed to increase the number of historically underrepresented or economically disadvantaged junior high and high school students prepared to enter college and improve their participation rate in mathematics, science, and technology related fields, and professions.

Office Hours

Wednesday1:30pm - 3:00pm


PhD The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY) Financial Economics 2017 
MPhil The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY) Economics 2015 
MA The Graduate Center of The City University of New York (CUNY) Economics 2014 
MBA Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB), Greece Financial Engineering 2009 
BS National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece Electrical & Computer Engineering 2005 

Areas of Expertise

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Financial Economics

Publications in Field Of Expertise