Alexakis Christos

Personal Data

  • Full Name:

    Alexakis Christos

  • Role: Associate Professor
  • Department:

    Department of Economics

  • Office: 516/MB
  • Phone/Fax:

    +30 210 4142337

  • E-mail:

  • Christos Alexakis is Associate Professor of Finance at the Department of Economics of the University of Piraeus. Has also taught at the Universities of York, Leeds, Bradford and at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Christos Alexakis has a uthored number of articles in scientific journals of high quality, namely: Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, Applied Financial Economics, International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, Applied Financial Economics Letters, International Review of Financial Analysis. 

  • Undergraduate

    • Accounting I (mandatory)
    • Accounting II (mandatory)
    • Financial Statments Analysis (elective)
    • Finance I (mandatory)
    • Behavioral Finance (elective)


          M.Sc. in Economic and Business Strategy

    • Financial Analysis and Accounting | 2nd semester (elective)
  • 2014


    “Performance persistence in fixed interest funds: with an eye on the post debt crisis period”, with A. Dasilas and C. Grose,Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, Volume 33, November 2014, 155–182


    “Asymmetric dynamic relations between stock prices and mutual fund units in Japan. An application of hidden cointegration technique”, with A. Dasilas and C. Grose, International Review of Financial Analysis, vol. 28, 1-8.



    “Financial Crisis, Ownership Effect and Investors Sentiment. Empirical Evidence from the Banking Sector in Greece”, European Research Studies, issue 3. 3-18.


    “Long-run Relations among Equity Indices under Different Market Conditions: Implications on the Implementation of Statistical Arbitrage Strategies”, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, Vol. 20, I 14, 389-403.


    “Predictability of stock returns using financial statement information: evidence on the semistrong efficiency of emerging Greek stock market” with T. Patra and Sunil Poshakwale, Applied Financial Economics, Vol. 20, i 16, 1321-1326.



    Is Moderate Market Performance in the U.S. a Sufficient Condition for Abnormal Returns on CEFs? with E. Mavrakis, International Advances in Economic ResearchVol. 16 (1), 80-95.




    Islamic finance: regulatory framework – challenges lying ahead,with A. Tsikoura, International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and ManagementVol. 2 (2), 90-104.

  •  2010

    «IslamicBankingandFinance», with A. Tsikouras


    «BehavioralFinance. AnIntroduction», with E. Xantaki, Prologue by N. Barberis, Yale University


    «Financial Accounting», with N. Niarchos and N. Iriotis


    «Corporate Finance»with E. Xanthakis


    «Stock Market Economics»


    «CapitalMarketsandStockMarketInvestments», Greek Open University