Apergis Nicholas

Apergis Nicholas

Professor, Department of Banking and Financial Management


Teaching Field

Οικονομική Θεωρία με Έμφαση στη Μακροοικονομική

Ο Δρ. Νικόλαος Απέργης είναι Καθηγητής Οικονομικών με ειδίκευση τη Μακροχρηματοοικονομική και την Ενέργεια στο τμήμα Χρηματοοικονομικής και Τραπεζικής Διοικητικής του Πανεπιστημίου Πειραιώς. Έχει πάνω από 250 δημοσιευμένα άρθρα σε διεθνή έγκριτα επιστημονικά περιοδικά, ενώ ο τρέχων δείκτης Scopus h-index του είναι 41. Είναι ο Εκδότης των περιοδικών International Journal of Financial Studies και Energy Research Letters.

Σύμφωνα με την αξιολόγηση Repec (Φεβρουάριος 2020) είναι ο Νο. 1 οικονομολόγος στην Ελλάδα και ο 111ος στην Ευρώπη. Η έρευνά του έχει λάβει χρηματική ενίσχυση από πηγές όπως: το Ίδρυμα Λάτση, το London School of Economics, και το Curtin University. Έχει επιβλέψει πάνω από 150 Master’s διατριβές και 3 διδακτορικές διατριβές, ενώ έχει διατελέσει μέλος σε διάφορα διοικητικά συμβούλια, όπως ΕΧΑΕ, ΑΔΜΗΕ και Eurobank Factoring.

Οι ερευνητικές περιοχές ενδιαφέροντος είναι η Μακροοικονομική, τα Μακροοικονομικά της Ανοικτής Οικονομίας, η Μακροοικοχρηματοοικονομική, και τα Οικονομικά της Ενέργειας.

  • Apergis, N., Plakandaras, V., and Pragidis, I. (forthcoming), ‘Industry Momentum and Reversals in Stock Markets’, International Journal of Finance and Economics.
  • Coskun, E.A., Apergis, N., and Coskun, Y. (forthcoming), ‘Threshold Effects of Housing Affordability and Financial Development on the House Price-Consumption Nexus’, International Journal of Finance and Economics.
  • Apergis, N., Koutmos, D., and Payne, J.E. (forthcoming), ‘Convergence in Cryptocurrency Prices? The Role of Market Microstructure’, Finance Research Letters.
  • Alam, M.S., Apergis, N., Paramati, S.R., and Fang, J. (forthcoming), ‘The Impact of R&D Investment and Stock Markets on Clean Energy Consumption and CO2 Emissions in OECD Countries’, International Journal of Finance and Economics.
  • Apergis, N. (2020), ‘Natural Disasters and Housing Prices: Fresh Evidence from a Global Country Sample’, International Real Estate Review, 23, 815-836.
  • Apergis, N., Gozgor, G., Lau, C.K.M., Wang, S. (2020), ‘Dependence Structure in the Australian Electricity Markets: New Evidence from Regular Vine Copulae’, Energy Economics, 90, Article 104834.
  • Apergis, N., Chatziantoniou, I., Cooray, A. (2020), ‘Monetary Policy and Commodity Markets: Unconventional versus Conventional Impact and the Role of Economic Uncertainty’, International Review of Financial Analysis, 71, Article 101536.
  • Apergis, N. (2019), ‘Financial Market Imperfections and Profitability: New Evidence from a Large Panel of U.S. SME Firms’, Journal of Forecasting, 39, 220-241.
  • Apergis, N., Christou, C., and Kynigakis, J. (2019), ‘Contagion across US and European Financial Markets: Evidence from the CDS Markets’, Journal of International Money and Finance, 96, 1-12.
  • Apergis, E., Apergis, I., and Apergis, N., (2019), ‘A New Macro Stress Testing Approach for Financial Realignment in the Eurozone’, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 61, 52-80.
  • Apergis, N. (2019), ‘The Role of the Debt-Service Ratio as a Leading Indicator of Households Consumption’, The Manchester School, 87, 821-847.
  • Apergis, N., Cooray, A., Khraief, N., and Apergis, I. (2019), ‘Do Gold Prices Respond to Real Interest Rates? Evidence from the Bayesian Markov Switching VECM Model’, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 60, 134-148.
  • Apergis, N. (2019), ‘Financial Experts on the Board: Does It Matter for the Profitability and Risk of the U.K. Banking Industry?’, Journal of Financial Research, 42, 243-270.
  • Apergis, N., Gozgor, G., Lau, C.K.M., and Wang, S. (2019), ‘Decoding the Australian Electricity Market: New Evidence from Three-Regime Hidden Semi-Markov Model’, Energy Economics, 78, 129-142.
  • Smales, L. and Apergis, N. (2017), ‘Understanding the Impact of Monetary Policy Announcements: The Implications of Language and Surprises’, Journal of Banking and Finance, 80, 33-50.
  • Smales, L. and Apergis, N. (2017), ‘Does More Complex Language in FOMC Decisions Impact Financial Markets? Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 51, 171-189.
  • Apergis, N., Barunik, J., and Lau, C.K.M. (2017), ‘Good Volatility, Bad Volatility: What Drives the Asymmetric Connectedness of Australian Electricity Markets?’, Energy Economics, 66, 108-115.
  • Apergis, N. (2017), ‘Monetary Policy and Macroprudential Policy: New Evidence from a World Panel of Countries’, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 79, 395-410.
  • Smales, L.and Apergis, N. (2016), ‘The Influence of FOMC Members’ Characteristics on the Monetary Policy Decision-Making Process’, Journal of Banking and Finance, 64, 216-231.
  • Apergis, N. (2015), ‘Forecasting Sovereign CDS Spreads with Newswire Messages: Evidence from European Countries under Financial Distress’, Economics Letters, 136, 92-94.
  • Apergis, N. and Cooray, A. (2015), ‘Old Wine in a New Bottle: Trade Openness and FDI Flow:  Are the Emerging Economies Converging?”, Contemporary Economic Policy, 34, 336-351.
  • Apergis, N. and Voliotis, D. (2015), ‘Spillover Effects between Lit and Dark Stock Markets: Evidence from a Panel of London Stock Exchange Transactions’, International Review of Financial Analysis, 41, 101-106.
  • Apergis, N. and Cooray, A. (2015), ‘Asymmetric Interest Rate Pass-Through in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia: New Evidence from Selected Individual Banks’, Journal of Macroeconomics, 45, 155-172.
  • Apergis, N. (2015), ‘Financial Portfolio Choice: Do Business Cycle Regimes Matter? Panel Evidence from International Household Surveys’, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, 34, 14-27