Athens Institute for Education and Research
Economics Research Unit
Head: Dr. John Roufagalas
(), Professor of Economics,
Upcoming Conference of the Economics Research Unit:
1. ( ): 18-21 July 2016,
Other Conferences Sponsored by the Research Unit of Economics:
1. (Information): 17-20 December 2015, 9th Annual International Conference on Business and Society in a Global Economy
(): 25-28 July 2016,3rd Annual International Conference on Social Sciences
4. (): 21-24 April 2016,
Publications of the Economics Research Unit:
1. Dr. Bassam Abu Karaki (C.V.), Vice Dean, College of Business Administration & Economics, & Head, Dept. of Economics, Al Hussein Bin Talal University, Jordan
2. Mr. Machmud Achmad
(C.V.), Graduate Student of Doctoral Program, Bogon
3. Mr. Spiro Adamopoulos (C.V.), Chief Executive Officer, Agricultural Levies Institute of Australia, Australia.
4. Dr. Chris Adendorff (C.V.), Professor, NMMU Business School, South Africa.
5. Dr. Samuel Adewuyi (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria.
6. Ms. Niki Agalioti
(C.V.), Ph.D. Student.,
7. Dr. Shamsulbahriah Ku Ahmad (C.V.), Senior Research Fellow, Social Security Research Centre (SSRC), Faculty of Economics & Administration, University of Malaya, Malaysia.
8. Dr. Aini Suzana Ariffin (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, University of Technology – Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia.
9. Dr. Aleksander Aristovnik (C.V.), Associate Professor, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
10. Mr. Elias Asfaw Zegeye (C.V.), PhD Student, University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), South Africa.
11. Dr. Mildred Barungi (C.V.), Research Fellow, Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC), Uganda.
12. Dr. Rohulla Bayat
(C.V.), Assistant Professor,
13. Ms. Desislava Byanova (C.V.), PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, Brown University, USA.
14. Dr. Tetiana Bogdan (C.V.), Chief of Division for International Financial Research, National Academy of Sciences, Ukraine.
15. Dr. Ioannis Bournakis
16. Dr. Birgul Cambazoglu
17. Ms. Munesh Chakravortty
(C.V.), Associate Professor,
18. Dr. David Chaplin (C.V.), Professor of Economics, Northwest Nazarene University, USA.
19. Dr. Mahalaya Chatterjee (C.V.), Associate Professor, Centre for Urban Economic Studies, Department of Economics, University of Calcutta, India.
20. Dr. Hyung-Jai Choi (C.V.), Professor of Economics, Korea University-Sejong, South Korea.
21. Dr. Paul Contoyannis (C.V.), Associate Professor,
22. Dr. Leonida Correia (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Department of Economy, Sociology & Management (DESG), Centre for Transdisciplinary Development Studies (CETRAD), University of Trás-os-Montes & Alto Douro (UTAD), Portugal.
23. Dr. Supratim Das Gupta (C.V.), Assistant Professor, University of Guanajuato, Mexico.
24. Dr. Maria de Lourdes Machado-Taylor (C.V.), Researcher, CIPES - Centre for Higher Education Policy Studies, Portugal.
25. Dr. Effrosyni Diamantoudi,
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics,
26. Mr. Emmanuel Donkor (C.V.), Research Assistant, University College Cork, Ireland.
27. Dr. Horatiu Dragomirescu (C.V.), Professor, Bucharest University of Economics-ASE, Romania.
28. Dr. Melina Dritsaki (C.V.), Health Economist, Warwick Clinical Trials Unit, Warwick Medical School, The University of Warwick, U.K.
29. Dr. Janet Dzator (C.V.), Lecturer, The University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia.
30. Dr. Hande Emin Benli (C.V.), Researcher in Political Economy, Atılım University, Turkey.
31. Dr. Mike-Frank G. Epitropoulos (C.V.), Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Pittsburgh, USA.
32. Dr. Abdelraheem Eyas Gaffar (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Shaqra University, Saudi Arabia – KSA.
33. Dr. Eihab Fathelrahman (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Dept of Agribusiness & Consumer Sciences, College of Food & Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, UAE.
34. Mr. Richard G. Carranza (C.V.), Consultant, Carranza Consulting, USA.
35. Dr. Shuqin Gao (), Senior Lecturer, Peking University, China.
36. Dr. Christelle Garrouste (), Researcher, JRC-IPSC Econometrics and Applied Statistics Unit, Italy.
37. Dr. Konstantinos Georgiadis (), Chairperson, Canterbury School Fort Myers Florida, USA.
38. Dr. Aparajita Goyal (C.V.), Senior Economist, World Bank, USA.
39. Dr. Nicoleta Gudanescu
(), Lecturer, Ecologic
40. Dr. Liudmila Guzikova (C.V.), Professor, Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University, Russia.
41. Dr. Hercules Haralambides (C.V.), Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
42. Mr. Jamshid Hemati
Moradabadi (C.V.), Member of Physical Education
43. Dr. Peter Herrmann (C.V.), Visiting Scholar, Corvinus University, Hungary & Adjunct Professor, University of Eastern Finland.
44. Dr. Richard Hu (C.V.), Assistant Professor,
45. Dr. Anna Hnatyszyn-Dzikowska (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Public Health Department, Collegium Medicum, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland.
46. Dr. Jose Roberto Iglesias (C.V.), Professor, University Federal of
47. Dr. Isaac O.C. Igwe (C.V.), Researcher, University of London, UK.
48. Dr. Onwuchekwa Raphael Iheke (C.V.), Lecturer, Department of Agricultural Economics, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Nigeria.
49. Dr. Cem Işik (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Atatürk University, Turkey.
50. Mr. Ibrahim Jaro Musa (C.V.), Head, Geography Department, & Coordinator, Outreach and Development Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
51. Dr. Marcelino José Jorge (C.V.), Coordinator, Laboratory for Research in Economics of Healthcare Organizations, Evandro Chagas National Institute of Infectology (INI), Fiocruz, Brazil
52. Dr. Kosta Josifidis
53. Dr. Christos Ioannou (C.V.), Lecturer,
54. Norsiah Kadir, Senior Lectuer, Mara
55. Dr. Valia Kasimati (C.V.), Head, Tourism Research Unit, ATINER & Researcher, Bank of Greece, Greece.Dr. Marina-Selini Katsaiti (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, United Arab Emirates University, UAE.
56. Dr. Rana Ejaz Ali Khan (C.V.), Associate Professor & Chairman, Department of Economics, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan.
57. Dr. Alok Kumar (C.V.), Associate Professor,
58. Dr. Dipak Kumar Kundu (C.V.), Librarian, Satyapriya Roy College of Education, India.
59. Dr. Jacqueline Laguardia Martinez (C.V.), Lecturer, Institute of International Relations, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago.
60. Dr. Jing Li (C.V.), Research Fellow, City University of Hong Kong.
61. Dr. Rita Yi Man Li (C.V.), Assistant Professor,
62. Dr. Blazej Lyszczarz (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Nicolaus Copernicus University - Collegium Medicum UMK, Poland.
63. Dr. Stephen Pat Magee (C.V.), Chaired Professor of Finance and Economics, University of Texas, USA.
64. Mr. Daniel Magueta (C.V.), Teaching Assistant, School of Technology & Management of Águeda (ESTGA-UA), University of Aveiro, and PhD Candidate in Economics, Coimbra & Minho Universities, Portugal.
65. Dr. Stavroula Malla, Associate Professor, Lethbridge University, Canada.
66. Ms. Viktorija Mano (C.V.), PhD Candidate, University of Roehampton, UK.
67. Dr. Elvira Martini (C.V.), Professor,
68. Dr. Emmanouil Mentzakis (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton, UK.
69. Dr. George Messinis (C.V.), Senior Research Fellow, Victoria University, Australia.
70. Dr. Regina Moczadlo (C.V.), Professor, Pforzheim University, Germany.
71. Dr. Mihaela-Carmen Muntean (C.V.), Associate Professor, Dept. of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, "Dunarea de Jos" University of Galati, Romania.
72. Dr. Ja’afar-Furo Muhammad, (C.V.), HOD,
73. Dr. Kakha Nadiradze (C.V), Head, Innovations, Competitiveness and Sustainable Development Caucasus Institute, Georgia.
74. Dr. Ronney Ncwadi (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa.
75. Dr. Guthlac Nkem Kirk Anyalezu (C.V.), Professor, University of Phoenix & Austin Community College, Austin Texas, USA.
76. Mr. Luis Nunes (C.V.), Ph.D. Student, University of Minho, Portugal.
77. Dr. Alka Obadić (C.V.), Full Professor, Department of Macroeconomics and Economic Development, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Zagreb, Croatia.
78. Dr. Uchechi Ogbuagu (C.V.), Associate Professor, University of Calabar, Nigeria.
79. Dr. Donatus Ohajianya Otuiheoma (C.V.), Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria.
80. Mr. Lawrence Olusola Oparinde (C.V.), Assistant Lecturer, Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics, The Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria.
81. Dr. Patrick Onsando, (C.V.), Lecturer,
82. Mr. Vlasios Oikonomou
83. Mr. Som Pal Baliyan (C.V.), Lecturer, Botswana College of Agriculture, Botswana University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Botswana.
84. Dr. Susan Parish (C.V.), Professor, Brandeis University, USA.
85. Dr. Matloob Piracha (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, University of Kent, UK.
86. Dr. Titos Ritsatos (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Department of Business and Economics, College of Mount Saint Vincent, USA.
87. Dr. Ladrón de Guevara Cortés Rogelio (C.V.), Researcher, Institute for Research & Advanced Studies in Management Sciences, University of Veracruz, Mexico.
88. Dr. Afsin Sahin (C.V.), Associate Professor, Gazi University, Turkey.
89. Dr. Chris Sakellariou (C.V.), Associate Professor, Nanyang
90. Dr. Nancy Sardone (C.V.), Associate Professor, Georgian Court University, USA.
91. Dr. Samuel Seaman (C.V.), Professor, Pepperdine University, USA. (Marketing, Economics)
92. Dr. Edward Shinnick (C.V.), Dean, Faculty of Commerce, & Senior Lecturer in Economics, University College Cork, Ireland.
93. Dr. Christopher A. Simon (C.V.), Professor, Political Science Department, University of Utah, USA.
94. Mr. Amanpreet Singh Chopra (C.V.), PhD Candidate, University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, India.
95. Dr. Tatiana Smetanina (C.V.), Associate Professor, Institute of Economics and Management, Udmurt State University, Russia.
96. Dr. Stefano Spalletti (C.V.), Senior Researcher & Aggregate Professor of
History of Economic Thought,
97. Dr. Andrej Srakar (C.V.), Research Associate & Teaching Assistant, Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
98. Dr. Arulchelvan Sriram (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Anna University, India.
99. Dr. Jesper Stage, Professor, Mid Sweden University, Sweden.
101. Mr. Andreas Stamate-Stefan (C.V.), Lecturer, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania.
102. Dr. Ramzi Suleiman (C.V.), Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Haifa, Israel & Department of Philosophy, Al Quds University, Palestine.
103. Dr. Dimitrios Syrrakos (C.V.), Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K.
104. Dr. Selim Tark, Professor, The American University in Cairo, Egypt.
105. Dr. Gary Teeple (C.V.), Professor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology, Simon Fraser University, Canada.
106. Dr. Stella Tsani (C.V.), Research Fellow, Centre for Euro Asian Studies, University of Reading, UK. Energy-Economy-Environment Modelling Laboratory (E3M Lab), National Technical University of Athens, Greece. Europrism, Cyprus.
107. Dr. Johannes Tsheola (C.V.), Professor, University of Limpopo, South Africa.
Dr. Dimitris Tsoukalas (C.V.), Associate Professor,
109. Ms. Laetitia Tuffery (C.V.), PhD Student, University of Evry, France.
Mary Ann Vimont, Assistant Professor,
111. Ms. Xiyi Yang (C.V.), Assistant Professor, Wuhan University, China.
112. Dr. Irina Yarygina (C.V.), Professor, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Russia.
Mr. Jun Yin (C.V.),
114. Dr. Piotr Zientara (C.V.), Associate Professor, University of Gdansk, Poland.
Dr. Andra Zvirbule-Berzina (C.V.),