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

45

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Scholarly Papers (45)

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

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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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

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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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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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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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Trade Openness and Aggregate Productive Efficiency

European Research Studies, 6(1), 2003, 193-201
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
University of Piraeus, University of Athens - Faculty of EconomicsUnivesrity of Athens and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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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

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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

13.

International Evidence on Convergence and Openness

European Research Studies, 5(3-4), 2002, 91-105
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Apr 2012
University of Piraeus, University of Athens - Faculty of EconomicsUnivesrity of Athens and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - School of Economics
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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

15.

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

16.

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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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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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

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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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
University of Piraeus, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Athens - Faculty of EconomicsUnivesrity of Athens
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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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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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Labor Taxation: Insights from the World Economic Forum Survey

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 18 Nov 2021
Michael S. Mitsopoulos and Theodore Pelagidis
Hellenic Federation of Enterprises and University of Piraeus
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taxation, labor, survey

24.

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
Downloads 30 (866,561)

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Greek Debt, Accounting Standards

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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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The Potential Impact of Covid-19 on Mega Energy Projects And Lng Shipping Infrastructure; The Case of Eastmed Pipeline

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Jun 2024
Theodore Pelagidis and Antonios Stratakis
University of Piraeus and University of Piraeus
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COVID-19, Economic recession, EastMed pipeline, Alternative energy sources, Southeast Mediterranean, Investments JEL classification: F10, F51, R41, R42, R48

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Credit Risk Modelling within the Euro Area in the COVID-19 period: Evidence from an ICAS Framework

Posted: 12 Jun 2024
University of Piraeus, University of Athens - Faculty of EconomicsUnivesrity of Athens, Athens University of Economics and Business - Department of Accounting and Finance and Athens University of Economics and Business

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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

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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

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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

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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 EconomicsUnivesrity of Athens

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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

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Panamax markets behaviour: explaining volatility and expectations

Number of pages: 24
Theodore Pelagidis and Ioannis Karaoulanis
University of Piraeus and University of Piraeus
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Panamax Markets, Expectations, Time Lag, Volatility

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LABOR TAXATION AND INVESTMENT IN DEVELOPED COUNTRIES. THE IMPACT ON EMPLOYMENT 

Number of pages: 19
Theodore Pelagidis and Michael S. Mitsopoulos
University of Piraeus and Hellenic Federation of Enterprises
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Employment, Taxation of Labor, Non-wage Labor Costs, Executive Opinion Survey JEL classification: J21, H24, J32, M52