Konstantinos D. Melas

Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics

Lecturer in Shipping & Finance

74, Sorou St.

Maroussi, 15125

Greece

University of Western Macedonia

Visting Lecturer in Logistics Management

Kozani

Kozani

Greece

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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in Total Papers Citations

15

CROSSREF CITATIONS

9

Scholarly Papers (15)

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Container shipping trade and real GDP growth: A panel vector autoregressive approach

Nektarios A. Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas and Dimitris Batzilis, (2021) ''Container shipping trade and real GDP growth: A panel vector autoregressive approach'', Economics Bulletin, Vol. 41, Issue 2
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 08 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Nektarios Michail, Konstantinos D. Melas and Dimitris Batzilis
Cyprus University of Technology, Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics and Independent
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Containerization, GDP, Panel Var

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COVID-19 and the Energy Trade: Evidence from Tanker Trade Routes

N.A. Michail and K.D. Melas, Covid-19 and the energy trade: Evidence from tanker trade routes, The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajsl.2021.12.001
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2022
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping, tanker markets, freight rates, COVID-19, coronavirus

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Geopolitical risk and the LNG-LPG trade

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Oct 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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geopolitical risk, LNG, LPG, impulse responses

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The Relationship Between Shipping Freight Rates and Inflation in the Euro Area

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Jan 2022
Nektarios Michail, Konstantinos D. Melas and Lena Cleanthous
Cyprus University of Technology, Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics and Central Bank of Cyprus
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inflation, shipping, freight rates, supply shock

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A Cointegrating Stock Trading Strategy: Application to Listed Tanker Shipping Companies

Michail, N. A. and Melas, K. D. (2019) ‘A cointegrating stock trading strategy: application to listed tanker shipping companies’, Journal of Shipping and Trade. Springer Open, 4(9), pp. 1–10. Doi.org/10.1186/s41072-019-0049-2.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 27 Nov 2018 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2020
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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trading, cointegration, tanker, stock market

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Newbuilding orders and freight rate shocks: Evidence from the containership market

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping markets, containerships, impulse responses

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The Relationship Between Commodity Prices and Freight Rates in the Dry Bulk Shipping Segment: A Threshold Regression Approach

Melas, K.D. and Michail, N.A., 2021. The relationship between commodity prices and freight rates in the dry bulk shipping segment: A threshold regression approach. Maritime Transport Research, 2, p.100025.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 27 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2021
Konstantinos D. Melas and Nektarios Michail
Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics and Cyprus University of Technology
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commodities, dry bulk, shipping freight rates, threshold regression

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Dynamic Volatility Spillovers and Investor Sentiment Components Across Shipping Freight Rates

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Feb 2021
Konstantinos D. Melas, Photis Panayides and Dimitris A. Tsouknidis
Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics, Cyprus University of Technology and Athens University of Economics and Business
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Volatility Spillovers, Shipping Sentiment, VAR Models, Panel Data

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Shipping Markets in Turmoil: An Analysis of the COVID-19 Outbreak and Its Implications

Michail, N. A., & Melas, K. D. (2020). Shipping markets in turmoil: An analysis of the Covid-19 outbreak and its implications. Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 7, 100178, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trip.2020.100178
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Oct 2020
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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Can commodity prices affect the stock market returns of dry bulk shipping companies?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Nov 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping, dry bulk market, commodities, principal component analysis

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Buy Together, but Recycle Alone: Sentiment-Driven Herding Behavior in Oceanic Dry Bulk Shipping

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 05 May 2021
Konstantinos D. Melas and Nektarios Michail
Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics and Cyprus University of Technology
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shipping markets, dry bulk, real assets, sentiment, herding behavior, threshold regression

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Sentiment-Augmented Supply and Demand Equations for the Dry Bulk Shipping Market

Michail NA, Melas KD. Sentiment-Augmented Supply and Demand Equations for the Dry Bulk Shipping Market. Economies. 2021; 9(4):171. https://doi.org/10.3390/economies9040171
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping markets, demand; supply, sentiment; dry bulk, three-stage least squares

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Quantifying the Relationship Between Seaborne Trade and Shipping Freight Rates: A Bayesian Vector Autoregressive Approach

Michail, N.A., Melas, K.D. ,(2020),"Quantifying the relationship between seaborne trade and shipping freight rates: A Bayesian vector autoregressive approach", Martime Transport Research, p.100001, doi: 10.1016/j.martra.2020.100001
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 19 Jan 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping markets, freight rates, seaborne trade, bayesian vector autoregression

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Market Interactions Between Agricultural Commodities and the Dry Bulk Shipping Market

Michail, N. A., & Melas, K.D. Market interactions between agricultural commodities and the dry bulkshipping market. The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics (2020), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajsl.2020.07.003
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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agricultural commodities, dry bulk, shipping freight rates, cointegration, variance decomposition

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How Long Do We Keep Up With the Joneses? Herding Time Horizons in the Dry Bulk Shipping Markets

The Asian Journal of Shipping and Logistics, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajsl.2021.03.002
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2021
Nektarios Michail and Konstantinos D. Melas
Cyprus University of Technology and Metropolitan College, Greece - Faculty of Business and Economics
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shipping markets, dry bulk, herding behavior, impulse responses