SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Dr Yannis Dafermos

BSc (Athens), MPhil (Athens), PhD (Athens)
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Yannis Dafermos
Department of Economics

Lecturer in Economics

Dr Yannis Dafermos
Email address:
+44(0) 207 898 4619
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Russell Square: College Buildings
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Academic Support Hours:
Mondays 11:00 to 13:00 (Term 1)


Yannis Dafermos is a Lecturer in Economics at SOAS University of London. He is also a Member of the SOAS Centre for Sustainable Finance. His research focuses on financial macroeconomics, climate change and finance, ecological macroeconomics, shadow banking and inequality. He has co-developed a novel ecological macroeconomic model that analyses the interactions between the ecosystem, the financial system and the macroeconomy. His work has appeared in various academic journals, such as the Cambridge Journal of Economics, Ecological Economics, Nature Climate Change, the Journal of Post Keynesian Economics and the Review of Political Economy. He is currently acting as the Principal Investigator in a project on the greening of the Eurosystem collateral framework, funded by INSPIRE - ClimateWorks Foundation. He is also working, as Co-Investigator, in an ESRC-funded project on supercycles, shadow banking and globalisation. For additional information visit his personal website.  



Financial macroeconomics; Climate change and finance; Ecological macroeconomics; Shadow banking; Inequality.


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Dafermos, Yannis and Nikolaidi, Maria and Galanis, Giorgos (2018) 'Climate change, financial stability and monetary policy'. Ecological Economics, (152), pp 219-234.

Dafermos, Yannis (2018) 'Debt cycles, instability and fiscal rules: a Godley–Minsky synthesis'. Cambridge Journal of Economics, (42) 5, pp 1277-1313.

Campiglio, Emanuele and Dafermos, Yannis and Monnin, Pierre and Ryan-Collins, Josh and Schotten, Guido and Tanaka, Misa (2018) 'Climate change challenges for central banks and financial regulators'. Nature Climate Change, (8) 6, pp 462-468.

Dafermos, Yannis and Nikolaidi, Maria and Galanis, Giorgos (2017) 'A stock-flow-fund ecological macroeconomic model'. Ecological Economics, (131), pp 191-207.

Dafermos, Yannis and Papatheodorou, Christos (2015) 'Linking functional with personal income distribution: a stock-flow consistent approach'. International Review of Applied Economics, (29) 6, pp 787-815.

Dafermos, Yannis (2015) 'The ‘other half’ of the public debt–economic growth relationship: a note on Reinhart and Rogoff'. European Journal of Economics and Economic Policies: Intervention, (12) 1, pp 20-28.

Argitis, Georgios and Dafermos, Yannis (2013) 'Finance, monetary policy and the institutional foundations of the Phillips curve'. Review of Political Economy, (25) 4, pp 607-623.

Dafermos, Yannis and Papatheodorou, Christos (2013) 'What drives inequality and poverty in the EU? Exploring the impact of macroeconomic and institutional factors'. International Review of Applied Economics, (27) 1, pp 1-22.

Dafermos, Yannis and Papatheodorou, Christos (2012) 'Working poor, labour market and social protection in the EU: A comparative perspective'. International Journal of Management Concepts and Philosophy, (6) 1-2, pp 71-88.

Dafermos, Yannis (2012) 'Liquidity preference, uncertainty, and recession in a stock-flow consistent model'. Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics, (34) 4, pp 749-776.

Argitis, Georgios and Dafermos, Yannis (2011) 'Finance, inflation and employment: A post-Keynesian/Kaleckian analysis'. Cambridge Journal of Economics, (35) 6, pp 1015-1033.


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