Dr Michael G Arghyrou

Reader in Economics
D14, Aberconway Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU
+44 (0)29 208 75515

Michael (BSc, ASOEE; MSc, Queen Mary – London; PhD, Queen Mary - London) is a Reader in Economics and Director of the MSc. International Economics, Banking and Finance at Cardiff Business School.

His research interests are international macroeconomics/finance. He has published numerous articles in journals of international reputation including the Canadian Journal of Economics, Oxford Economic Papers, Review of International Economics, Economics Letters, Journal of Macroeconomics, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money etc.

He is internationally recognised as a leading expert in European economics, providing regular commentary to major international media including the BBC, CNN, Sky News, Voice of America, Bloomberg Radio, Washington Post, Reuters, ABC News, Russia Today etc. He also provides regular commentary and opinion articles to reputable Greek media including SKAI TV, Kathimerini and others.

Teaching profile

  • International Macroeconomics (PhD programme, Year 2)
  • International Finance (BSc, Year 3)
  • Economics of the European Union (BSc, Year 2)

Research interests

  • Economics of the EMU
  • Fiscal policy
  • Greek economy
  • International Macroeconomics/International Finance
  • Monetary policy


Contact Us

Cardiff Business School,
Cardiff University,
Aberconway Building,
Colum Drive,
CF10 3EU
United Kingdom

Phone: +44(0)29 2087 6013
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4419