I am a Lecturer in Finance and programme director BSc Financial Management at University of Hull. I have previously worked as an economic analyst at the Directorate for Macroeconomic Analysis & Forecasting (Hellenic Ministry of Finance). I was also a Teaching fellow in the Dept. of Economics University of Birmingham; teaching across a number of courses. I graduated top of my class during both my undergraduate and postgraduate studies in the Dept. of Economics of Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB). After finishing my postgraduate studies I started conducting my research under the supervision of Professor Tsionas and Professor Tarantilis at an MSc. and a PhD level. I completed my PhD, with distinction, in Financial Economics at Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) under a scholarship from the Greek State Scholarship Foundation and other institutions.
My research interests are in the areas of financial economics, banking, applied econometrics, alternative investments and industrial organization.
My research has been published in academic journals such as the European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Banking and Finance, Annals of Operations Research, International Review of Financial Analysis, International Journal of Hospitality Management, Economics Letters, Research in International Business and Finance and Finance Research Letters.
Quantitative Methods in Accounting and Finance, International Finance & Investments; Financial Markets ; Portfolio Management; Risk Management; Microeconomics of Banking; Economics of Financial Markets; Econometrics; Economics of Corporate Finance; Corporate Finance; Banking & Finance; Statistics
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice
My research interests include:
I welcome applications relating to financial markets, banking, industrial organisation and finance and alternative investments.
Completed PhDs -
Ahmed H, Corporate Hedging, Firm Risk, Value, and Performance: Evidence from UK Firms.
Al Ismaili, A. Risk exposure and performance in the banking sector: a comparative investigation of Islamic, hybrid, and conventional banks.