Staff Profile

Dr. Dimitrios Asteriou

Programme Lead in Economics

Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Location:  C2.20, Wheatley

Telephone:  +44 (0) 1865 485837


 About Dimitrios

Dimitrios has studied Economics at both undergraduate (BSc in Economics, 1995) and postgraduate level, (MSc in Economics, 1997), at the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece and holds a PhD in Economics (2000) from City University, London. He is currently the Programme Lead for Economics at Oxford Brookes, while in the past he has been employed as a Lecturer at the University of Reading (2000-2002); as a Senior Lecturer at City University (2002-2009), London and as a Professor at the Hellenic Open University (2009-2015). He is the author of three books in the topic of “Applied Econometrics” and he has published more than 50 academic research papers in peer-reviewed journals. He has served as the Secretary General of the European Economics and Finance Society ( and as a Guest Editor in various academic journals (Journal of Policy Modelling, Applied Economics, Regional Economics, Journal of Economic Integration).

His research work has been cited several times from various researchers in the field and he has published papers in journals such as Review of Economic Development, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Energy Economics, International Journal of Finance and Economics, Applied Economics, Economic Modelling, Journal of Economic Integration, Journal of Policy Modelling, Regional Studies, Journal of Economic Asymmetries, Journal of Property Investment and Finance, Journal of Economic Studies, Managerial Auditing Journal, Advances in Accounting, etc. Finally, he has presented his research output in more than 70 International Scientific Conferences.


Selected Publications

“Political instability and stock market returns: Evidence from OECD countries” (with A. Sarantidis), Economics and Business Letters, Vol. 5, No.4, 2016.

“Exchange Rate Volatility and International Trade: International Evidence from the MINT countries” (with K. Pilbeam and K. Masatci), Economic Modelling, Vol. 58, pp. 133-140, 2016.

“A multivariate analysis of United States and global real estate investment trusts” (with K. Begiazi and K. Pilbeam), International Economics and Economic Policy, Vol. 13 (3), pp. 467-482, 2016.

“Volatility Analysis of REITs: Empirical Evidence for the EU Peripheral Countries”, (with K. Begiazi), International Journal of Banking, Accounting and Finance, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 87-98 2015.

“Business Cycle Synchronization in the Enlarged EU: The Role of Bilateral Trade and FDI”, (with A. Moudatsou), Review of Development Economics, Vol. 19(1), pp. 196–207, 2015.

“Globalization and Income Inequalities: A Panel Data Approach for the EU27 Countries”, (with S. Dimelis and A. Moudatsou), Economic Modelling, Vol. 36, pp. 592-596, 2014.

“Assessing the Impact of Oil Returns on Emerging Stock Markets: A Panel Data Approach” (with Y. Bashmakova), Energy Economics, Vol. 38, pp. 204-211, 2013.

“Testing for asymmetric financial contagion: New evidence from the Asian crisis” (with D. Kenourgios and A. Samitas), Journal of Economic Asymmetries, Vol. 10(2), pp.129-137, 2013.

“Modeling of Daily REIT Returns and Volatility” (with K. Begiazi), Journal of Property Investment and Finance, Vol. 31(6), pp. 589 – 601, 2013.

“The London 2012 Olympic Games Announcement Effect on London Stock Exchange” (with A. Samitas and D. Kenourgios), Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 40(2), pp. 203-221, 2012.

“Euro Adoption and the Quality of Accounting Information” (with P. Dimitropoulos and C. Siriopoulos), Managerial Auditing Journal, Vol. 27(3), pp. 229-328, 2012.

“The Relevance of Earnings and Cash Flows in a Heavily Regulated Industry: Evidence from the Greek Banking Sector” (with P. Dimitropoulos and V. Koumanacos), Advances in Accounting, Vol. 26(2), pp. 290-303, 2010.

“Accounting Relevance and Speculative Intensity: Empirical evidence from Greece”, (with P. Dimitropoulos) Journal of Applied Accounting Research, Vol. 11(3), pp. 195-212, 2010.

“Foreign Aid and Economic Growth: New Evidence from a Panel Data Approach for Five South Asian Countries”, Journal of Policy Modeling, Vol. 31, pp. 155-161, 2009.

“The Value Relevance of Financial Statements and their Impact on Stock Prices”, (with P. Dimitropoulos), Managerial Auditing Journal, Vol. 24(3), pp. 248-265, 2009.

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