As a developing academic institution, ICEF has a growing international faculty of 20 full-time academics with PhD degrees in Economics or Finance from leading Western universities. ICEF faculty members conduct academic research in many areas of modern economics, including:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Economic Theory
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Industrial Organization
  • Labor Economics
  • Law and Economics
  • Experimental Economics
  • International Economics
  • Development Economics

The research of ICEF faculty members has been published in many international journals, including:

  • Review of Economic Studies
  • Journal of Finance
  • Economic Journal
  • Journal of Monetary Economics
  • Economic Theory
  • Journal of International Economics
  • Journal of Industrial Economics
  • Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organization
  • Strategic Management Journal
  • Journal of Banking and Finance
  • Journal of Risk and Insurance
  • Journal of Law and Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • International Journal of Industrial Organization
  • Journal of Comparative Economics
  • Journal of Economic Psychology

Research from ICEF faculty staff has also been published in leading Russian editions, and presented at top international conferences.

International Laboratory of Financial Economics (LFE) created at ICEF annually organizes International Moscow Finance Conference where ICEF Academics as well as international researchers in financial economics participate.