Research Team

  • Panagiotis E. Petrakis

(brief CV)

Panagiotis E. Petrakis is Professor in the Department of Economics at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, where he serves as Director of the Sector of International Economics and Development and Scientific Coordinator of Distance Education Training Programs. He holds a degree in Economics from the University of Athens, an MSc from the University of Sterling and doctorate from the University of Athens. He was chairman of the Department of Economics at National and Kapodistrian University of Athens the period 2005-2009. He is the author of numerous scientific articles and monographs, and has extensive publications in recognized academic journals (Journal of Business Research, Small Business Economics, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Socio-Economics and International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal) in a variety of disciplines including economic development, entrepreneurship and cultural background. He is the author of more than 26 monographs in topics related to European and Greek growth, crisis, and economic policy. He is the author of a series of textbooks on investment valuation, banking, economic growth and entrepreneurship, taught at Greek universities too. Furthermore, he has served as a board member in scientific committees in the private and the public sector.

  • Konstantina Papaioannou

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Konstantina Papaioannou holds a MSc. in Business Administration, Analytics and Information Systems from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Since 2019 she operates as a data analyst in the E-Learning program of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. In the same time, she is a member of the research team under Professor Panagiotis E. Petrakis at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She has publications in high-profile international scientific journals and she has participated in international conferences.

  • Vasileios Stergiopoulos

(brief CV)

Vasilis Stergiopoulos is an undergraduate student of Economic Science at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. His scientific interests concern the field of behavioral economics, political economy and macroeconomics. Since 2021 he is a member of the research team under Professor Panagiotis E. Petrakis at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

  • Anna-Maria Kanzola

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Anna-Maria Kanzola holds a BSc. in Economics from National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Grade 9/10 summa cum laude). She studying MSc. courses in Applied Economics and Finance at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Since 2019 she is a valuable member of the research team under Professor Panagiotis E. Petrakis at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She has publications in high-profile international scientific journals and she has participated in international conferences.