Contact Dr Constantinos Alexiou

Background

Prior to joining Cranfield, Constantinos held both full-time and part-time academics posts at various universities such as Queen Mary College - University of London, London Guildhall University, Open University, City College - Sheffield University, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and the University of Ioannina. He was also a research associate at the Confederation of Greek Labour where he delivered training programmes for trade union members as well as a consultant for the Doctorate in Professional Studies programme at Middlesex University.


Current activities

Teaches across the full range of the School's portfolio including the Full-time and Executive MBA, MSc in Finance and Management, MSc in International Human Research Management, General and Customised Management programmes. Supervising PhD/DBA students. Holds visiting teaching and research Professorial appointments at various Universities across the World. The main focus of his research revolves around Labour Markets, Macroeconomic Policy, Foreign Direct Investment, Patent Systems, Post Keynesian Economics, Determinants of Bank Profitability, Financial Sector Reform in Transition Economies, etc. He is one of the academics that developed a Novel Index of Patent systems Strenth that rates the effectiveness of patent systems of 49 countries. He is the founding editor of the International Journal of Economics. He is a member of the European economic forum for alternative economic policy in EU.


Publications

Articles In Journals

Conference Papers

  • Lubis A, Alexiou C & Nellis J (2017) Implementation of monetary and macroprudential policies: a critical review. In: 31st Business and Economics Society International Conference, 2017, Crete, 6-9 July 2017.
  • Alexiou C & Nellis J (2016) Government expenditure multiplier and economic growth: empirical evidence. In: 29th Business and Economics Society International Conference, Ljubljana, 6-9 July 2016.
  • Alexiou C, Nellis J & Papageorgiadis N (2016) The Effects of IPR Enforcement Strength and FDI on Economic Growth. In: International Conference on Advances in Management, Economics and Entrepreneurship (ICAMEE 2016), Toronto, 25-26 December 2016.
  • Vardalachakis Ι, Alexiou C & Tsaliki P (2015) Sectoral Employment Elasticities for the Greek Economy: A Panel Data Analysis. In: Annual Conference on Reconstruction of Production in Greece: Study the Past, Plan for the Future, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,, 26-28 November 2015.
  • Alexiou C & Nellis J (2015) The Post-mortem of Austerity. The Greek Experience. In: 10th Annual International Symposium on Economic Theory, Policy and Applications, Athens, 20-23 July 2015.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Alexiou C & Nellis J (2015) On Patent Legislation, Patent Enforcement and Economic Growth: Evidence from Panel Data Estimation. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Las Vegas, 9-12 January 2015.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Alexiou C & Cross A (2014) International Patent Systems Strength 1998-2011. In: European Group for Organizational Studies Conference, Rotterdam, 5-7 July 2014.
  • Alexiou C & Al-Moulani A (2014) The Role of the Banking Sector Development in Economic Growth and Stability in the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Abu Dhabi, 15-18 January 2014.
  • Alexiou C & Nellis J (2013) The Declining Competitiveness of the Greek Economy: Who Is To Blame?. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Perth, 7-10 January 2013.
  • Alexiou C & Nellis J (2013) What Can Managers Learn from Economists?. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Perth, 7-10 January 2013.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Cross A & Alexiou C (2012) International Patent Protection and Enforcement Levels: 1998-2011. In: Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Conference, Liverpool, 3-5 March 2012.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Alexiou C & Cross A (2011) The Effects of Intellectual Property Rights on International Business Activity. In: 9th International Conference on Multinational Enterprises, Chinese Culture University, 5 March 2011.
  • Alexiou C & Nellis J Gauging the Impact of Institutions on Economic Performance of Sudan: Evidence From an ARDL Cointegration Approach. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Las Vegas, 10-13 January 2015.
  • Alexiou C Investment Decisions and Intra-Capitalist Conflicts Revisited: Robust Empirical Evidence from the UK.. In: Business and Economics Society International Conference, Florence, 6-9 July 2014.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Alexiou C & Nellis J Ethical Considerations Of The Post-TRIPS Effect Of Stronger Patent Protection And Enforcement On Economic Growth. In: Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Conference, York, 10-12 April 2014.

Books

  • Nellis JG & Alexiou C (2015) Macroeconomics in a Global Context. ebook.
  • Papageorgiadis N, Cross A & Alexiou C (2013) Do National Intellectual Property Rights Regimes Influence the Entry Mode Choice of Firms?. In: Multinational Strategies and the Changing World Economy, Academy of Performance Measurement., p. 401-438.
  • Alexiou C (2010) An Introductory Note on Econometrics: Basic Concepts. Germany: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing.
  • Alexiou C (2007) Seeking to Redress the Balance Between Capital Stock and Unemployment: Empirical Evidence from 14 EU countries. In: Global Economic Integration and Inequality, Serials Publications.
  • Alexiou C (2005) Public Spending, Social Cohesion, and Economic Growth. In: Economic Change and Social Disparities: A Challenge in the Beginning of the 21st Century, Typothito, Athens.