Staff Books and Publications
Below is a selective list of publications produced under the auspices of the Hellenic Observatory or by its members of staff.
The Hellenic Observatory does not itself publish a book series. Occasionally, however, we collaborate with publishers or other institutions to produce published monographs, edited volumes and conference proceedings.
For a more detailed list of all HO core staff publications visit the LSE experts pages:
The evolution of wage returns across the Greek regions during the crisis
To be published in the Conference Proceedings of the Regional Studies Association Winter Conference, London, 27-28 November, 2014
Convergence through Crisis? The Impact of the crisis on the wage returns across the Greek regions
Region et Developpement, 2014, November, vol.39
Economic Crisis, Social Solidarity and the Voluntary Sector in Greece
Sotiropoulos, Dimitri A, Visiting Fellow, Hellenic Observatory and Bourikos, Dimitris
Journal of Power, Politics & Governance June 2014, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 33-53
The social situation of Greece under the crisis; Basic socio-economic data for Greece, 2013
Sotiropoulos, Dimitri A, Visiting Fellow, Hellenic Observatory
Report published by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, May 2014
Civil Society in Greece in the Wake of the Economic Crisis
Sotiropoulos, Dimitri A, Visiting Fellow, Hellenic Observatory
Report published by Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and ELIAMEP, 2014
External conditionality and the debt crisis: the ‘Troika’ and public administration reform in Greece
Featherstone, Kevin, Journal of European Public Policy, September 2014
By special arrangement the full article may be accessed free of charge from 6th October to 31st October only by clicking here.
The Subjective Experiences of Three Generations during the Greek Economic Crisis
Author: Chalari, Athanasia
World Journal of Social Science Research, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp. 89-109, 2014.
Resolving Cyprus: New Approaches to Conflict Resolution
Author: Ker-Lindsay, James
Published by I.B. Tauris, August 2014
When Greeks and Turks Meet: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Relationship Since 1923
Edited by Vally Lytra
Dr James Ker-Lindsay contributed a chapter, titled 'The Politics of Identity, Language and Culture: Does a Cyprus solution still matter?', pp.109-124.
Germany's War Debt to Greece: A Burden Unsettled
Author: Christodoulakis, Nicos, Research Associate LSE, Hellenic Observatory
Published by Palgrave Macmillan, May 2014.
Regional Growth and National Development: Transition in Central and Eastern Europe and the Regional Kuznets Curve in the East and the West
Author: Monastiriotis, Vassilis
Spatial Economic Analysis, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp-142-161, 2014.
The public-private duality in wage reforms and adjustment during the Greek crisis
Authors: Monastiriotis, Vassilis and Christopoulou, Rebekka
Research Paper no.9, Crisis Observatory (ELIAMEP)
Turkey and the European Union; Facing New Challenges and Opportunities
Chapters contributed by Dr George Kyris, Hellenic Observatory & Neapolis University Post-Doctoral Fellow and Dr Nikos Skoutaris recent A.N. Hadjiyiannis Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory.
Editors: Firat Cengiz, Lars Hoffmann
The Slow Growth and Sudden Demise of Supplementary Pension Provision in Cyprus
Authors: Casey, Bernard, and Yiallouros, Panayiotis Cyprus Economic Policy Review, Online. 25-51. ISSN 1450-4561, 2013.
Austerity measures in crisis countries — results and impact on mid-term development
Authors: Monastiriotis, Vassilis and Hardiman, Niamh and Regan, Aidan and Goretti, Chiara and Landi, Lucio and Ignacio Conde-Ruiz, J. and Marín, Carmen and Cabral, Ricardo
Intereconomics, 48 (1). 4-32. ISSN 0020-5346, 2013
The Greek public sector wage premium before the crisis: size, selection and relative valuation of characteristics
Authors: Christopoulou, Rebekka and Monastiriotis, Vassilis
British journal of industrial relations, Online. ISSN 0007-1080, 2013
Social issues in focus: New Generation Research on a Changing Greece
Authors: Effie Fokas, Diana Bozhilova, Effie Vraniali, Elpida Prasopoulou and Athanasia Chalari (Five A.C Laskaridis Post-Doctoral Fellows, LSE)
Introduction by Kevin Featherstone, Economia Publishing, October 2013
The Cypriot Economic Collapse - More Than a Conventional South European Failure
Authors: Adonis Pegasiou, Research Associate, European University Cyprus Research Centre ; Visiting Fellow, LSE Hellenic Observatory
Journal of Mediterranean Politics, 2013
Οι τελευταίοι Οθωμανοί - Η μουσουλμανική μειονότητα της Δυτικής Θράκης, 1940-1949
Authors: Featherstone K, Παπαδημητρίου Δ, Μαμαρέλης Α, Νιάρχος Γ
Εκδόσεις Αλεξάνδρεια, 2013
From Stagnation to Forced Adjustment: Reforms in Greece, 1974-2010 Editors: Stathis Kalyvas, George Pagoulatos and Haridimos Tsoukas Hurst Publishers, 2012
The book is part of a series on Contemporary Greece supported by the Hellenic Observatory
Political Economy of Statebuilding - Power after Peace
Chapter 10 by Richard Caplan, Spyros Economides and Othon Anastasakis, ‘Regional Approaches to State-building I: the European Union
Οικονομικές Θεωρίες και Κρίσεις - Ο ιστορικός κύκλος ορθολογισμού και απερισκεψίας
Author: Nicos Christodoulakis, Professor of Economic Analysis, Athens University of Economics and Business; Minister of the Economy (2001-2004) and Minister for Development (2000-2001), Greece; Research Associate, Hellenic Observatory, LSE
Εκδόσεις Κριτική, 2012
THE CYPRUS ISSUE - The Four Freedoms in a Member State under Siege
Author: Nikos Skoutaris, A.N. Hadjiyiannis Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE
Hart Publishing, 2012
Cyprus and the Politics of Memory: History, Community and Conflict Editors: Rebecca Bryant, A.N. Hadjiyiannis Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE and Yiannis Papadakis, Associate Professor, Department of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Cyprus
Christodoulakis, N. (2011), Σώζεται ο Τιτανικος? Από το Μνημόνιο, ξανά στην ανάπτυξη. Polis Publications, Athens, Greece. ISBN 978-960-435-322-4.
Featherstone, K. (2011), The Greek sovereign debt crisis and EMU: a failing state in a skewed regime. Journal of common market studies, 49 (2). pp. 193-217. ISSN 0021-9886. , 49 (2). pp. 193-217. ISSN 0021-9886.
Monastiriotis, V. & Alegria, R. (2011), Origin of FDI and intra-industry domestic spillovers: the case of Greek and European FDI in Bulgaria. Review of development economics, 15 (2). pp. 326-339. ISSN 1363-6669.
Featherstone, K., Papadimitriou, D., Mamarelis, A. & Niarchos, G. (2011), The last Ottomans: the Muslim minority of western Thrace during the axis occupation and the Greek civil war 1941-49 . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780230232518.
Economides, S. (2011), The "European pull" in the Balkans. In: Mayall, James and De Oliveira, Ricardo Soares, (eds.) The new protectorates: international tutelage and the making of liberal states. Colombia University Press, Colombia, USA. ISBN 9780231702584.
Monastiriotis, V. (2011), Regional distribution and spatial impact of FDI in Greece: evidence from firm-level data. Hellenic Observatory papers on Greece and Southeast Europe, GreeSE paper no. 44. The Hellenic Observatory, LSE, London, UK.
Bartlett, W. & Monastiriotis, V. (eds.) (2010), South Eastern Europe after the economic crisis: a new dawn or back to business as usual? LSE Research on South East Europe, London, UK.
Economides, S. & Ker-Lindsay, J. (2010), Forging EU foreign policy unity from diversity: the 'unique case' of the Kosovo Status Talks'. European foreign affairs review, 15 (4). pp. 495-510. ISSN 1384-6299., 15 (4). pp. 495-510. ISSN 1384-6299.
Economides, S., Ker-Lindsay, J. & Papadimitriou, D. (2010), Kosovo: four futures. Survival, 52 (5). pp. 99-116. ISSN 0039-6338., 52 (5). pp. 99-116. ISSN 0039-6338.
Monastiriotis, V. Petrakos, G. (2010), Twenty years of economic transition in the Balkans: transition failures and development challenges. Southeastern Europe, 34 (2). pp. 149-169. ISSN 0094-4467.
Monastiriotis, V. & Zartaloudis, S. (2010), Beyond the crisis: EMU and labour market reform pressures in good and bad times. LSE 'Europe in Question' discussion paper series, LEQS paper no. 23/2010. The European Institute, LSE, London, UK.
Economides, S. (2010), Balkan Europe. In: Dyson, Kenneth and Sepos, Angelos, (eds.) Which Europe?: the politics of differentiated integration. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780230553774.
Monastiriotis, V. & Agiomirgianakis, G. (2009), The economics of the Fifth Enlargement: Trade, migration and economic synchronicity, Journal of International Trade & Economic Development, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 18(1), pages 3-9.
Monastiriotis, V. (2009), Examining the consistency of spatial association patterns across socio-economic indicators: an application to the Greek regions," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 37(1), pages 25-49, September
Featherstone, K. (2009), Britain and the dynamics of Europeanisation. In: Flinders, Matthew and Gamble, Andrew and Hay, Colin and Kenny, Michael, (eds.) The Oxford handbook of British politics. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. ISBN 9780199230952.
Monastiriotis V. & Psycharis Y. (2009), Types of public investment and the regions: a spatial economic analysis of government spending on Greek prefectures over the period 1976-2005, in Conference Proceedings, 2nd Spatial Econometrics Association World Conference, Barcelona.
Monastiriotis, V. (2009), Economy: Greece, in 'Central and South-Eastern Europe', Europa Regional Surveys of the World Series, London, Routledge (Europa World Online).
Ker-Lindsay, J. &Faustmann, H. (2009), The Government and Politics of Cyprus, Peter Lang.
Monastiriotis V. (2008), The Geography of Spatial Association across the Greek Regions: Patterns of Persistence and Heterogeneity, ch.1 (pp.17-40) in Coccossis H. and Psycharis Y. (eds), Regional Analysis and Policy: the Greek experience, Springer Verlag [ISBN: 978-3-7908-2085-0].
Monastiriotis V. (2008) , Unemployment persistence and economic duality in Greece: a regional analysis, in Hardy S. and Bibby-Larsen L. (eds), Working Regions, Conference Proceedings, Regional Studies Association, Seaford.
Featherstone K. & Papadimitriou D. (2008) The Limits of Europeanization: Reform Capacity and Policy Conflict in Greece, London, Palgrave. See also its review in the Greek Newspaper TO VIMA.