Alexi Savov

Alexi Savov

Joined Stern 2010

Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Kaufman Management Center
44 West Fourth Street, 9-80
New York, NY 10012

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Alexi Savov is the Marcus Nadler Professor of Finance and Economics at the New York University Stern School of Business. He is a Research Associate in Asset Pricing at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Professor Savov’s research studies how monetary policy affects the financial system. His work highlights the importance of financial institutions for the transmission of monetary policy to firms and households. Professor Savov's work has been published in leading academic journals such as The Quarterly Journal of Economics, The Journal of Finance, and The Journal of Financial Economics. His papers have received several prizes including the 2022 Journal of Finance Brattle Group Prize Distinguished Paper, the 2018 Journal of Finance Amundi Pioneer Prize Distinguished Paper, and the 2011 Journal of Finance Smith-Breeden Prize Distinguished Paper.

Professor Savov earned his Ph.D. in Finance and M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and his B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis, where he graduated with summa cum laude honors.

Research Interests

  • Asset pricing

Academic Background

B.A., Mathematics and Economics
Washington University in St. Louis

M.B.A., Finance
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Ph.D., Finance
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Selected Publications

Savov, Alexi (2011)
Asset Pricing with Garbage
The Journal of Finance, 66: 177-201

Areas of Expertise


  • Asset Management
  • Mutual Funds/Pensions
  • Stock Market