Lecturer in Economics, University of Macedonia
Theologos Dergiades holds a Ph.D. degree in Economics from the Economic Department of the University of Macedonia, M.Sc. degree in Econometrics and Finance from the Economic Department of the University of York (UK) and a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Macedonia. After the completion of his Ph.D. he also worked as a post-doc research fellow in the Department of Economics and Management in the Cyprus University of Technology.
His primary research fields of interest are the following: macrofinance, time series econometrics and forecasting. His research has been published in journals like Economics Letters, Oxford Economic Papers, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Energy Economics.
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