1. Does Immigration Grow the Pie? Asymmetric Evidence from Germany, European Economic Review,  2021, 138, 103846 (with N. Maffei-Faccioli). [PAPER] [APPENDIX] [BRIEF] [BGSE blog] [MEDIA (in Greek)]
  2. Automation and Sectoral ReallocationSERIEs—Journal of the Spanish Economic Association, special issue: Juan J. Dolado2021, forthcoming (with D. Hutschenreiter and T. Santini). [PAPER] [APPENDIX] [BGSE blog]
  3. Roads to Prosperity without Environmental Poverty: The Role of Impatience, Economics Letters, 2020, 186(C) (with E. Dioikitopoulos, S. Ghosh and C. Karydas). [PAPER] [APPENDIX
  4. Fiscal Consolidation in a Low Inflation Environment: Pay Cuts versus Lost Jobs, International Journal of Central Banking, 2018, 14(3), 7-53 (with G. Bandeira, E. Pappa and R. Sajedi). [PAPER] [APPENDIX] [Discussion by A. Trigari] [UoS blog]
  5. The Government Wage Bill and Private Activity, Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 2017, 79, 21-47 (with D. Bermperoglou and E. Pappa). [PAPER] [APPENDIX]
  6. Fiscal Consolidation with Tax Evasion and Corruption, Journal of International Economics, 2015, 96, S56–S75 (with E. Pappa and R. Sajedi). [PAPER] [APPENDIX]
  7. Spending Reforms, Growth and Welfare with Endogenous Subjective Discounting, Macroeconomic Dynamics2015, 19(6), 1240-1260 (lead author, with E. Dioikitopoulos and S. Kalyvitis). [PAPER] [APPENDIX
  8. Productivity Effects of Public Capital Maintenance: Evidence from U.S. States, Economic Inquiry, 2015, 53(1), 72-90 (with S. Kalyvitis). [PAPER]
  9. Public Capital Maintenance, Decentralization and US Productivity Growth, Public Finance Review, 2011, 39(6), 784-809 (with S. Kalyvitis).


  1. Emigration and Fiscal Austerity in a Depression (with G. Bandeira and J. Caballé), R&R Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. [PAPER] [APPENDIX] [BRIEF] [ADEMU blog] [NEP-DGE blog] [TEACHING SLIDES (in Greek)]
  2. Which Crisis Support Fiscal Measures Work? Evidence from the COVID-19 Shock in Europe (with A. Ramos), available upon request. [briefing for the EU Parliament in-house think tank (with E. Pappa)]


Understanding Migration with Macroeconomics (with J. Caballé and J. Llull), Palgrave Macmillan, 2020.


  1. Productivity shocks, VAT hikes and emigration (with G. Bandeira and J. Caballé), in Understanding Migration with Macroeconomics, by Vella, E., Caballé, J., Llull, J. (eds.), Palgrave Macmillan, 2020. ISBN 978-3-030-40980-7
  2. Introduction, in Understanding Migration with Macroeconomics, by Vella, E., Caballé, J., Llull, J. (eds.), Palgrave Macmillan, 2020. ISBN 978-3-030-40980-7
  3. Fiscal consolidation policies and the underground economy: The case of Greece (with E. Pappa and R. Sajedi), in Political Economy Perspectives on the Greek Crisis: Debt Austerity and Unemployment, by Bournakis, I., Tsoukis, C., Christopoulos, D., Palivos, T. (eds.), Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. ISBN 978-3-319-63706-8
  4. The economic impacts of climate change in Greece: The issue of biodiversity (with E. Kyriakopoulou, V. Tsiaoussi, C. Doulgeris, D. Kemitzoglou, A. Xepapadeas, D. Papadimos, S. Miltiadis, C. Vasiliki), in The Environmental, Economic and Social Impacts of Climate Change in Greece, Bank of Greece Ed., Athens, 2011. ISBN 978-960-7032-58-4