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Dept. of Banking and Financial Management

Faculty, Professor Nikitas Pittis


 

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NIKITAS PITTIS
Professor in Economics


Dr. Nikitas Pittis is a Professor in Financial Econometrics at the University of Piraeus, Department of Banking and Financial Management since 2004. He has also worked as an Associate Professor in the same Department (2000-2003), and in addition as an Associate Professor (1996-2000) and Assistant Professor (1993-1996) of Economics in the Department of Economics of the University of Cyprus. Furthermore he has taught in the University of London (1989-1991) and in the ETH, Zurich (1993). He has been a Research Fellow at the Economic Research Department, Union Bank of Switzerland, Zurich (1992-1993) and a Research Officer of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research in London (1991-1992). Dr. N. Pittis has also been a member of the Council of Economic Advisers (SOE), for the Greek Ministry of National Economy.

Professor Pittis has published extentively in academic journals such as Econometric Theory, Econometrics Journal, Econometric Reviews, Economics Letters, Journal of International Money and Finance, Canadian Journal of Economics, Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Financial Econometrics, etc. He has also been the coordinator of research programs, funded by various international institutions. His fields of interest are Financial Econometrics, Econometric Theory, Open Economy Microeconomics and International Finance.

He is a referee in academic journals, he has supervised three completed PhD theses and a big number of Msc and undergraduate theses. Also, Prof. Pittis gave invited seminars to many academic and research institutions around the world.