Pródromos - Ioánnis Prodromídis
Pródromos - Ioánnis Prodromídis
Senior Research Fellow

Information

Labor and Regional Economics
Τime-Use. Employment and Unemployment. Wages and Income. Spatial and Regional Analyses. Market Analyses and Business Economics. Macroeconomics.
(i) Male and female labor supply in Greece. (ii) Spatial distribution of employment and unemployment in Greece. (iii) Fixed book pricing in Greece. (iv) Entrepreneurship & Innovation in Western Greece.

Contact Info

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KEPE, Amerikis 11, Athens 106 72
(+30) 210-3676412
(+30) 210-3630122

Curriculum Vitae

 

Academic Credentials 

  • Ph.D. Economics. Univ. of Essex (2001).
  • M.A. History. Pennsylvania State Univ. (1996). 
  • M.A. Economics. Pennsylvania State Univ. (1993).
  • B.A. Athens Univ. of Economics and Business (1990).

 Professional Experience

 Honours and Awards 

  • Award by the Academy of Athens (2008).
  • Fellowship by the A.Onassis Foundation (1994-97).
  • Merit Scholarships by the Greek National Scholarship Foundation (1987-90) and by the Halkiopoulos Fund of the Athens Univ. of Economics and Business (1987 and 1989)

Publications

Articles in ABS/ΑJG and ABDC-indexed journals 

Articles in other EconLit-indexed journals

Books

Chapters in books 

 Contributions in KEPE collaborations, related projects 

  • A plan for the development of G2B e-services in Apuglia and Western Greece. 2019. Author of the chapters entitled "Suggestions made by civil servants and e-tool developers," "Analyzing the criteria weights, the e-tool rates, and scores," "The E&I Barometer and Monitor," "A method to develop the applications, and the action plan" (the latter two in collaboration with G. Skintzi and P. Lappas, respectively). The reports was coordinated by A. Kontolaimou, supervised by P.Prodromidis, and prepared for the Regional Development Fund of Western  Greece.

  • The Regional Development Plan of Western Greece: 2014-20. 2017. [Mostly in Greek, some parts in English.] The project consisted of a series of analyses and proposals. One of these proposals earned the region the title/award of "European Entrepreneurial Region for 2017" by the EU Committee of the Regions. The project was supervised by P.Prodromidis and prepared in collaboration with F. Economou, G. Skintzi and P. Lappas during 2015-17 for the Regional Council and the Regional Development Fund of Western Greece.
  • Development Plan proposal. [In Greek.] 2016. Author of the chapter entitled "Promotion of regional and local development". The report was coordinated by E. Athanasiou, P. Vlamis, V. Lychnaras, and prepared for the Greek Ministry for the Economy, Development and Tourism.  
  • The Market Definition/Delimitation and Analyses Project - Pilot Study. [In Greek.] 2014. Contributor in several parts, including "Types of markets and their characteristics" (vol. 1, pp.5-8), "The objective and features of the project" (vol.2, pp.4-7), "Analytical tools, models and pilot studies" (co-authored with I. Konstantakopoulou, A. Petralias, M. Riga, G. Skintzi; vol.3, pp.5-18), "Financial plan and schedule" (co-authored with P. Lappas; vol.4, pp.14-16). Vol.1 was coordinated by A. Chymis, vol.2 by G. Skintzi, vol.3 by I. Konstantakopoulou, vol.4 by P. Lappas, vol.5 by I. Maragiannis. The study was supervised by P.Prodromidis, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of Development and Competitiveness.
  • The Growth Vision for Greece 2020: Forecasts, Growth Conditions, and Financing Mechanisms. [In Greek.] 2013. Contributor treating the theme of commerce. The report was coordinated by E. Athanassiou, T. Tsekeris and E. Tsouma, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of Development and Competitiveness.
  • The current state of Greek exports to China and suggestions for improving bilateral trade. [In Greek.] 2013. Report prepared for the Greek Ministry of Development and Competitiveness.
  • The regional dimension of the National Strategic Reference Framework. [In Greek.] 2010. Author of the introduction (vol.1, pp.1-3), the chapters entitled “The intended regional distribution of funds” (vol.1, pp.4-14, vol.2, pp.2-12), “Competition and entrepreneurship” (co-authored with K. Vogiatzoglou and A. Petralias; vol.1, pp.38-47, vol.2, pp.20-28),“Public administration reform” (vol.1, pp.77-83, vol.2, pp.45-47) and the conclusions (vol.1, pp.104-110). The report was coordinated by P. Prodromidis, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of the Economy, Competitiveness and Shipping.
  • Questionnaire on Labour Market Areas. (2008). Report to Eurostat. Prepared for the National Statistical Service of Greece.
  • Employment and Unemployment. [In Greek.] 2007. Author of the chapter entitled "Spatial Dimension" (pp. 186-202).The report was coordinated by K. Kanellopoulos, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of the Economy and Finance.
  • Ramifications of E.U. Structural Policies in Greece 1989-2006. [In Greek.] 2005. Author of the chapter entitled "Regional Dimension"(pp.107-129).The report was coordinated by S. Savva-Balfoussia, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of the Economy and Finance. 
  • The Greek 2004 Competitiveness Report. [In Greek.] 2005. Contributor treating the themes of entrepreneurship, productivity, and competitive advantage. The report was coordinated by S. Handrinos, and prepared for the Greek Ministry of Development.  

Other scholarly publications

Formal Classroom Assignments 

  • Microeconomics (introductory, intermediate): (a) Athens Univ. of Economics and Business (acad. years 2010-19). (b) Open Univ. of Cyprus (acad. years 2017-19).
  • Macroeconomics (introductory, intermediate): (a) Open Univ. of Cyprus (acad, year 2017-18). (b) Athens Univ. of Economics and Business (acad. years 2010-15). (c) Univ. of Cyprus (acad. year 2008-09).
  • Mathematics (introductory): (a) Univ. of Cyprus (acad. year 2008-09). (b) National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (acad. years 1999-2003). 
  • Econometrics (intermediate): National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (acad. years 2000-01). 
  • Business Administration (introductory, intermediate): Athens Univ. of Economics and Business (acad. year 2003-04). (In cooperation with J.Ladopoulos.)
  • Industrial Organization and Business Strategy (postgraduate): National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (acad. years 1999-2003).
  • Industrial Organization, Labor Economics and European Business (intermediate): Hellenic Open Univ. (acad. year 2017-18). 
  • Seminar on Critical Thinking in Economics: National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (acad. years 2000-02).
  • Seminar on Research Methodology: (a) Univ. of Cyprus (acad. year 2008-09).  (b) National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork  (acad. year 1999-2000).                          

Other Professional Activities

Administrative positions held  

  • Secretary General of Greece's national statistical society, the Greek Statistical Institute (2018 and 2019). 
  • Vice-Chair of (a) the Territorial Policy Development Committee (2006-08), and (b) the Working Party on Territorial Indicators (2005-08). OECD.
  • Chair of the Economics Students' Careers Support Committee, National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (acad. years 2001-03).
  • President of the International Student Council and ex officio member/representative to the various administrative advisory boards, the dean search committee, etc., Pennsylvania State Univ. (acad. year 1995-96). 

Academic services in universities and research institutes 

  • Coordinator of KEPE's reports: (a) The development plan and pilot-cases of E-gov entrepreneurship and innovation tools in Western Greece and Apulia, prepared from May 2019 on, for the Regional Development Fund of Western Greece, as part of the Greece-Italy 2014-2020 Interreg program.
  • (b) The Regional Development Plan of Western Greece: 2014-20, prepared during Mar.2015-Dec.2017 for the Regional Council and the Regional Development Fund of Western Greece. (c) The Market Definition/Delimitation and Analyses Project, prepared during Jun.-Dec.2014 for the Greek Ministry of Development and Competitiveness. (d) The Regional Dimension of the National Strategic Reference Framework, prepared during Dec.2009-Apr.2010 for the Greek Ministry of the Economy, Competitiveness and Shipping.
  • Coordinator of KEPE's 2012-15 educational outreach program aimed to familiarize economics students and local communities with (a) the analytical tools for conducting economic research and (b) practices regarding economic planning.
  • Coordinator of the Postgraduate Program for the Higher Diploma in Economic Science (acad. years 2001-03). National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork.
  • MA thesis adviser of Evaggelia Iakovidou (2019, Open Univ. of Cyprus), Eirini Stavropoulou, Ourania Karypidou (2018, Open Univ. of Cyprus), Pavlos Krikelis (2013, Univ. Panthéon-Sorbonne in Paris), Jennifer Dennehy, Ann Heally, Garret Wade (2002, National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork), Brian Lane, Marise Robinson (2001, National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork). Assessment of ten additional MA dissertations at the Open Univ. of Cyprus (in 2018 and 2019) and of two additional MA dissertations at the National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork (in 2001).
  • Editor of the volume entitled Financial and Economic Crisis: The Return to Stability, containing the proceedings of the homonymous conference organized by the A. Onassis Foundation in June 2010.
  • Editor of the Economic Observer (volumes of 2001 and 2002), an economics postgraduate research journal showcasing the articles of students at the National Univ. of Ireland – Univ. College Cork.

 Assessor, reviewer of books, articles and monographs

Referee for professional journals