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About Dr Mahmoud Shahin

Dr Mahmoud Shahin is a Assistant Professor in Economics at Northeastern University London. He is teaching on Principles of Microeconomics and Intermediate Microeconomics.

He graduated from Faculty of Economics, University of Aleppo, with a BSc in Banking and Finance. He completed his Masters degree in Money and Banking at University of Exeter Business School. He also holds a PhD in Economics from University of Exeter Business School.


Dr Mahmoud Shahin's Research

Mahmoud’s research interests are mainly focused on theoretical modelling of bank runs and banking and financial crises. In particular, his recent research explores bank profitability and agency problems in the bank-depositors relationship.

Moreover, he investigates the design of deposit contracts, liquidity provision and investment portfolios. In addition, he also works on bank lending process and optimal loan contracts. He presents his research papers in various academic seminars. Currently, he is working on publishing my research papers in high-quality journals. He also has one published research paper entitled by “The impact of long-term riskless asset on ensuring liquidity and preventing banking fragility” by the Journal of Economic Studies.

Dr Mahmoud Shahin's Teaching

Prior to joining The Northeastern University London, Mahmoud has seven years of teaching experience. He has been involved in teaching and assisting in various Economics and Finance courses at undergraduate level. He has been spending most of his teaching career at School of Economics and Finance at Queen Mary University of London. He is also Associate Professor at Richmond University. He had also been working at University of Exeter and University College London (UCL). He is an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.