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Christos Genakos.

Christos Genakos


Expertise: industrial organization and productivity



Dr Christos Genakos is Assistant Professor in the Economics Department of the Athens University of Economics and Business. He received his Ph.D. in economics from the London Business School. After the completion of his doctorate he worked as Lecturer, Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics at Selwyn College, Cambridge University. He holds a Masters degree in Economics from the University College London and a Bachelor’s in Economics from the National and Kappodistrian University of Athens, where he graduated top of his class. He is also a Research Fellow in the Industrial Organization programme of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). His research focuses on industrial organization and applied microeconomics, with an emphasis on quantitative techniques for competition analysis and regulation. He has published in many leading international peer-refereed journals, such as the Journal of Political Economy, Economic Journal, Journal of the European Economic Association, Academy of Management Perspectives and more. His research has been covered extensively by both Greek and international media.

Current areas of research include:

  • Industrial Organization, Competition Policy & Regulation, Productivity & Management, Incentives & Performance, Behavioral Economics