Theodore Pelagidis

University of Piraeus

Professor

21 Lambraki street

80 KARAOLI & DIMITRIOU STREET

Piraeus, Attiki 18533

Greece

http://www.maritime-studies.gr/index.php?option=com_comprofiler&task=userProfile&user=95&Itemid=183

Brookings Institution

Senior Fellow

1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20036

United States

http://www.brookings.edu/experts/pelagidist

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

40

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Understanding the Greek Crisis - Unlocking the Puzzle of Greek Banks’ Deteriorating Performance

World Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, p. 177, January-March 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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Greece, banks, debt

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Expensive Living: The Greek Experience Under the Euro

Review of European Economic Policy. Intereconomics, 42(3), July-August, 2007, Levy Economic Institute Working Paper No. 484
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Taun N. Toay
University of Piraeus and University of Piraeus
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Inflation, Greek Economy, Balassa-Samuelson effect, seasonal effect, product markets, unemployment, monetary union

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Greece's Sudden Faltering Economy: From Boom to Bust with Special Reference to the Debt Problem

Papers in International Political Economy, 2012, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Evangelia Desli
University of Piraeus and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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Macroeconomy and Institutions, Competitiveness, The Greek Economy

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State Monopoly in Higher Education as a Rent Seeking Industry

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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Higher Education, Policy Reforms, Rent Seeking, Greece

Vikings in Greece: Kleptocratic Interest Groups in a Closed, Rent -Seeking Economy

Cato Journal, Vol. 29, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 25 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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Vikings in Greece: Kleptocratic Interest Groups in a Closed, Rent-Seeking Economy

Cato Journal, Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 399-416, 2009
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 May 2013
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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eurozone response to the greek financial crisis, euopean union austerity plan greece, entrenched interests

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The Real Cause of Greek Debt: Taxation and Labour Market Distortions in Greece

Intereconomics, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 112-120, March 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 May 2011 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2012
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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Greece, government revenue, tax, debt, labour market

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A Panel Data Analysis of Greek Courts

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Jul 2005
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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Judiciary, efficiency, Greece, panel data

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An Anatomy of the Economy of the ‘Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’ (TRNC)

Journal of Modern Hellenism 25-26, 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Andreas Theophanous and Yiannis Tirkides
University of Piraeus, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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An Inquiry into the Implications Rent Seeking and Ex Post Acceptance of Reforms Can Have for Higher Education

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Jan 2007
Theodore Pelagidis and Michael S. Mitsopoulos
University of Piraeus and Hellenic Federation of Enterprises
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Rent-seeking, Higher Education, Institutional Reforms, Externalities, Time Allocation, Nash Equilibrium, Voting

10.

Deficits, Growth, and the Current Slowdown: What Role for Fiscal Policy?

Journal of Post-Keynesian Economics, Vol. 26, No. 3
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Evangelia Desli
University of Piraeus and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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fiscal policy, deficits, capital profitability, Europe

11.

The Saving-Investment Correlation in Greece, 1960-1997: Implications for Capital Mobility

Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 25, No. 609-616, 2003
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Tasos Mastroyiannis
University of Piraeus and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Saving, Investment, Globalization, macro focus

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Capital Mobility in Greece Before and After Financial Liberalization: A Counter-Argument

Journal of Policy Modeling 30 (2008) 999–1003
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus
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FH puzzle, Greek Economy, Savings, Investment, Domestic Policy Mix, Macro focus

13.

EMU and the New 'Stabilization State': Demand Disturbances and Asymmetric Responses

Current Politics and Economics of Europe ISSN 1057-2309, Volume 13 Number 1, pp. 1-16
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and George Pagoulatos
University of Piraeus and Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of International and European Economic Studies
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Cyprus Accession to the Eurozone and the Reunification of the Island’s Economy

SudostEuropa Mitteilungen, 48(1), 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Yiannis Tirkides and Andreas Theophanous
University of Piraeus, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Structural and Institutional Divergence in the Eurozone

Challenge, Vol. 52, Nov./Dec, 2009
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus
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Structural and Institutional Divergence in the Eurozone

Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus

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Recession, European Economics, Institutional Economic

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International Evidence on Convergence and Openness

European Research Studies, 5(3-4), 2002, 91-105
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Georgios E. Chortareas and Evangelia Desli
University of Piraeus, University of Athens - Faculty of Economics and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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Human Resource Development within Greek Science and Technology Parks Spin-Offs

Human Resources Development International, 2008, Vol.11, No.2
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus
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Spin-offs’ human resource development, Greek science and Technology Parks, Human resource development practices

18.

Asymmetries as Sources of Conflict In A Monetary Union

MONETARY POLICIES IN A MONETARY UNION, Arestis & G. Zezza, eds., MacMillan 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Philip Arestis and Georgios E. Chortareas
University of Piraeus, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Athens - Faculty of Economics
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State Monopoly in Higher Education as a Rent Seeking Industry in Greece

Journal of Educational Planning and Administration, XX(3), 2006: 299-312
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Michael S. Mitsopoulos
University of Piraeus and Hellenic Federation of Enterprises
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Higher Education, Policy Reforms, Rent Seeking, Greece

20.

Divergent Real Economies in Europe

Economy and Society 26(4), 1997
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus
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Sacrifice ratio, European Monetary Unification, Convergence criteria, Real exchange rates, Maastricht Treaty

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Adopting the Euro in New Member States With Special Reference to Cyprus

Ekonomia, Vol. 9, No. 2, Winter 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Yiannis Tirkides and Andreas Theophanous
University of Piraeus, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Trade Openness and Aggregate Productive Efficiency

European Research Studies, 6(1), 2003, 193-201
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis, Georgios E. Chortareas and Evangelia Desli
University of Piraeus, University of Athens - Faculty of Economics and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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Europe at a Monetary Crossroad: Problems and Prospects

Brussels Economic Review, 1996, Vol. 152, pp. 451-486
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis
University of Piraeus
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European Economics

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Greece’s New Agreement With Europe: Is This Time Different?

Intereconomics, 2015/5
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Mar 2019
Paul B. Kazarian and Theodore Pelagidis
Japonica Partners and University of Piraeus
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Greek Debt, Accounting Standards

25.

How to Complete a Union That is Built to Last

Sustainable Growth in the EU - Challenges and Solutions (ed) Luigi Paganetto, Forthcoming
Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Closer Union, Optimum Currency Area, Common Policy Decisions

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The Lessons Quebec Offers to Greece and Europe

Managerial and Decision Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 08 Oct 2016
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Political Integration, Institutions, Greece, convergence, Economic Union

27.

A Closer and More Democratic Union to Heal Economic Asymmetries and Help Southern European Countries Such as Greece

Forthcoming 2015: Palgrave McMillan, Who's to Blame for Greece. Austerity in Charge of Fixing a Broken Economy.
Posted: 07 Jul 2015
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Design of political systems, democracy, Monetary policy, Structural policy

28.

Corruption, Policy Inadequacy and the Greek Constitution

Understanding the Crisis in Greece. From Boom to Bust. Palgravemcmillan, UK and US. 2011
Posted: 07 Jul 2015
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Constitution, Corruption, Governance

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Unlocking Growth. Innovation as a Driver of Competitiveness and Prosperity

Greece. From exit to recovery? Brookings Institution Press, Washington D.C., June 2014
Posted: 07 Jul 2015
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Innovation, Business spending on R&D, growth, institutions

30.

Why Did the Forceful Internal Devaluation Fail to Kick-Start an Export Led Growth in Greece?

Challenge 11/2014; 57(6):85-102. DOI: 10.2753/0577-51325706
Posted: 03 Jul 2015
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Greece, reforms, taxation of production, exports

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Absurd Austerity Policies in Europe

Challenge, Vol. 53, No. 6, November/December 2010
Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Theodore Pelagidis and Philip Arestis
University of Piraeus and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy

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Trade Flows: Evidence of Globalisation or Regionalism? A Rejoinder

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 36 (2) 2012, Spring
Posted: 13 Apr 2012
University of Piraeus, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics and University of Athens - Faculty of Economics

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Globalisation, Regionalism, Convergence, De-globalisation

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The Case for Abolishing the Higher Education State Monopoly in Continental Western Europe

Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 37, Issue 1, pp. 36-52
Posted: 25 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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State Monopoly, Higher Education, Institutional Reforms

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Economic and Social Turbulence in Greece: The Product Markets are a No-Brainer, the Labour Market is Not

Intereconomics, July/August 2009
Posted: 14 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Greek economy, growth, insitutions, corruption

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Does Staffing Affect the Time to Dispose Cases in Greek Courts?

International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 27, No. 2, 2007
Posted: 14 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Judiciary, Efficiency, Greece, Panel data

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Greek Appeals Courts’ Quality Analysis and Performance

European Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 17-39, 2010
Posted: 14 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Judiciary, Efficiency, Greece, Quality Analysis

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Rent-Seeking and Ex Post Acceptance of Reforms in Higher Education

Journal of Economic Policy Reform, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp. 177-192, September 2007
Posted: 14 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Rent seeking, higher education, institutional reforms, externalities, time

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A Model of Constitutional Design and Corruption

European Journal of Law and Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 10 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2015
Theodore Pelagidis and Michael S. Mitsopoulos
University of Piraeus and Hellenic Federation of Enterprises

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Constitutions, Corruption

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Strong Growth and Weak Institutions: The Greek Paradox Re-Considered

Updated as Chapter 5 in 'UNDERSTANDING THE CRISIS IN GREECE: FROM BOOM TO BUST', Michael Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis, eds., Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
Posted: 21 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 23 May 2011
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus

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Greek Economy, Macroeconomic and labor market performance, Institutional rigidities, rent seeking and corruption

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The Case for Abolishing the Higher Education State Monopoly in Greece

Posted: 27 Jun 2005 Last Revised: 15 May 2011
Theodore Pelagidis and Michael S. Mitsopoulos
University of Piraeus and Hellenic Federation of Enterprises

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Higher Education, Greece, Institutional Reforms, Time Allocation, Nash Equilibrium, Voting