Dimitris A. Tsouknidis, PhD

Associate Professor

Dimitris A. Tsouknidis, is Associate Professor at the Department of Accounting and Finance of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB). His field of expertise is Shipping Finance. Before joining AUEB, he has served for ten years as a Faculty member at the University of Piraeus (Greece), Cyprus University of Technology (Cyprus) and University of Bradford (UK), while he has served as a Visiting Faculty member at the Hellenic Open University (Greece) and the University of Reading (UK). He has studied at the University of Thessaly, University of Essex and Athens University of Economics and Business. He has published almost twenty-five papers in highly ranked refereed journals and refereed book chapters. His research has been published at Transportation Research Part E (6), Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A, Journal of International Money and Finance (2), Energy Economics, International Review of Financial Analysis, European Journal of Finance, European Management Review, Applied Economics, Maritime Policy and Management (3), Maritime Economics and Logistics (2). He has co-authored the book Freight Derivatives and Risk Management in Shipping published by Routledge Taylor and Francis Group. He has served as Associate Editor, Editorial Board member and reviewer for several highly ranked academic journals. He has received a best paper award from the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME) and a teaching excellence award from the Athens University of Economics and Business.

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

  1. Kouspos A., Panayides P., Tsouknidis D.A., 2023. The relationship between technical innovation and financial performance in shipping firms, Maritime Economics and Logistics, forthcoming (accepted), (ABS 1).

  2. Anastasiou D., Ftiti Z., Louhichi W., Tsouknidis D.A., 2023. Household deposits and consumer sentiment expectations: Evidence from the Eurozone, Journal of International Money and Finance, forthcoming (accepted), (ABS 3).

  3. Clerides S., Krokida S.I., Lambertides N., Tsouknidis D.A., 2022. What matters for consumer sentiment in the euro area? World crude oil price or retail gasoline price?, Energy Economics 105, 105743, (ABS 3).

  4. Nomikos N., Tsouknidis D.A., 2022. Disentangling demand and supply shocks in the shipping freight market: their impact on shipping investments, Maritime Policy and Management, 1-19, (ABS 2).

  5. Melas K., Panayides P., Tsouknidis D.A., 2022. Dynamic volatility spillovers and investor sentiment components across shipping freight markets, Maritime Economics and Logistics 24, 368–394, (ABS 1).

  6. Alexandrou S., Panayides P., Tsouknidis D.A., Alexandrou A., 2021. Green supply chain management strategy and financial performance in the shipping industry, Maritime Policy and Management, 1-20, (ABS 2).

  7. Drobetz W., Gavriilidis K., Krokida S.I., Tsouknidis D.A., 2021. The effects of geopolitical risk and economic policy uncertainty on dry bulk shipping freight rates, Applied Economics 53, 2218-2229, (ABS 2).

  8. Theodossiou P., Tsouknidis D.A., Savva. C., 2020. Freight rates in downside and upside markets: pricing of own and spillover risks from other shipping segments, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A 183, 1097-1119, (ABS 3).

  9. Boura M., Tsouknidis D.A., Lioukas S., 2020. The role of pro-social orientation and national context in corporate environmental disclosure, European Management Review 17, 1027-1040, (ABS 3).

  10. Krokida S.I., Lambertides N., Savva C., Tsouknidis D.A., 2020. The effects of oil price shocks on the prices of EU emission trading system and European stock returns, European Journal of Finance 26, 1-13, lead article, (ABS 3).

  11. Tsouknidis D.A., 2019. The effect of institutional ownership on firm performance: the case of U.S. listed shipping companies, Maritime Policy and Management 46, 509-528, (ABS 2).

  12. Gavriilidis K., Kambouroudis D.S., Tsakou K., Tsouknidis D.A., 2018. Volatility Forecasting in Tanker Freight Rates: The Role of Oil Price Shocks, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 118, 376-391, (ABS 3).

  13. Alexandridis G., Kavussanos M., Kim C., Tsouknidis D.A., Visvikis I., 2018. A Survey of Shipping Finance Research: Setting the Future Research Agenda, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 115, 164-212, (ABS 3).

  14. Magkonis G., Tsouknidis D.A., 2017. Dynamic spillover effects across petroleum spot and futures volatilities, trading volume and open interest, International Review of Financial Analysis 52, 104-118, (ABS 3).

  15. Lambertides N., Savva C., Tsouknidis D.A., 2017. The effects of oil price shocks on U.S. stock order flow imbalances and stock returns, Journal of International Money and Finance 74, 137-146, (ABS 3).

  16. Tsouknidis D.A., 2016. Dynamic volatility spillovers across shipping freight markets, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 91, 90-111, (ABS 3).

  17. Kavussanos M.G., Tsouknidis D.A., 2016. Default risk drivers in shipping bank loans, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 94, 71-94, (ABS 3).

  18. Alizadeh A., Kappou K., Tsouknidis D.A., Visvikis I., 2015. Liquidity effects and FFA returns in the international shipping derivatives market, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 76, 58-75, (ABS 3).

  19. Kavussanos, M.G., Tsouknidis, D.A., 2014. The determinants of credit spreads changes in global shipping bonds, Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review 70, 55-75, (ABS 3).


Book

  1. Kavussanos M.G., Tsouknidis D.A., Visvikis I.D., 2021. Freight Derivatives and Risk Management in Shipping, Second Edition, Oxford, UK: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group.


Book Chapters (Refereed)

  1. Kavussanos M.G. and Tsouknidis D.A., 2021. Green Shipping Finance: Existing Initiatives and the Road Ahead, in B.W. Ko and D.W. Song (Eds), New Maritime Business, Springer Nature.

  2. Tsouknidis D.A., 2019. The ownership structure of US listed shipping companies, in P. M. Panayides (Ed), The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Management, Routledge Taylor and Francis Group.

  3. Kavussanos M.G. and Tsouknidis D.A., 2019. Credit risk analysis, measurement and management in the shipping industry, in P. M. Panayides (Ed), The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Management, Routledge Taylor and Francis Group.

  4. Krokida S.A., Spyrou S.I. and Tsouknidis D.A., 2017. Liquidity and beta herding in emerging equity markets, in F. Economou, K. Gavriilidis, G. Gregoriou, B. Kallinterakis (Eds), Investors' Behavior during Financial Crises, Elsevier.

  5. Tsouknidis D.A. and Boukrami E., 2015, Swaps, in H. K. Baker and G. Filbeck (Eds), Investment Risk Management, Oxford University Press.

  6. Kavussanos M.G. and Tsouknidis D.A., 2011, Determinants of bond spreads in the U.S. transportation sector, in Basic Research Funding Program, Volume 1, Athens University of Economics and Business Press.