Economides, Spyros

Dr Spyros Economides  


Position held

European Institute

Department of International Relations

Associate Professor in International Relations and European Politics

Experience keywords:

Balkans; European security; southeast Europe; US foreign policy; foreign affairs; Greece; former Yugoslavia; EU foreign policy

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Balkans; Europe; Former Yugoslavia; Greece

Media experience:


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Economides, Spyros (2013) The Eurozone crisis is severely limiting the EU’s foreign policy capacity LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (9 Mar 2013) Blog entry

Economides, Spyros (2013) Kosovo, self-determination and the international order Europe-Asia Studies, 65 (5). 823-836. ISSN 0966-8136


Economides, Spyros (2012) 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

Caplan, Richard and Economides, Spyros and Anasthaskis, Othon (2012) Regional approaches to state-building 1: the European Union In: Berdal, Mats and Zaum, Dominik, (eds.) Political Economy of Statebuilding: Power After Peace. Routledge studies in intervention and statebuilding. Routledge, Abingdon, UK. ISBN 9780415604789

Economides, Spyros (2012) The recent election has left Greek politics deeply split LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (30 Jun 2012) Blog entry

Ker-Lindsay, James and Economides, Spyros (2012) Standards before status before accession: Kosovo's EU perspective Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies, 14 (1). 77-92. ISSN 1944-8953

Ker-Lindsay, James and Economides, Spyros (2012) Standards before status before accession: Kosovo's European perspective Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies, 14 (1). 77-92. ISSN 1944-8953


Economides, Spyros (2011) Does Greece have a foreign policy? Kambos: Cambridge Papers in Modern Greek, 18. ISSN 1356­-5109

Economides, Spyros (2011) The making of a failed state: the case of Kosovo European View, 10 (2). 195-200. ISSN 1781-6858


Economides, Spyros (2010) Balkan Europe In: Dyson, Kenneth and Sepos, Angelos, (eds.) Which Europe?: the Politics of Differentiated Integration. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9780230553774

Economides, Spyros and Ker-Lindsay, James and Papadimitriou, Dimitris (2010) Kosovo: four futures Survival, 52 (5). 99-116. ISSN 0039-6338

Economides, Spyros and Ker-Lindsay, James (2010) Forging EU foreign policy unity from diversity: the ‘unique case’ of the Kosovo Status Talks' European Foreign Affairs Review, 15 (4). 495-510. ISSN 1384-6299


Economides, Spyros and Monastiriotis, Vassilis, eds (2009) The return of street politics?: essays on the December riots in Greece The Hellenic Observatory, The London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.


Economides, Spyros (2008) The politics of differentiated integration: the case of the Balkans Hellenic Observatory Papers on Greece and Southeast Europe, GreeSE Paper No 18. The Hellenic Observatory, London, UK.


Berdal, Mats and Economides, Spyros, eds (2007) United Nations interventionism 1991-2004 LSE monographs in international studies. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521838979


Economides, Spyros and Monastiriotis, Vassilis (2006) European integration and regional cooperation The Bridge: a Quarterly Review on European Integration (1). 16-17. ISSN 1791-2237


Economides, Spyros (2005) The Europeanisation of Greek foreign policy West European Politics, 28 (2). 471-491. ISSN 0140-2382


Economides, Spyros (2003) Balkan security: which security? Whose security? Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 3 (3). 105-129. ISSN 1468-3857

Economides, Spyros (2003) The International Criminal Court: reforming the politics of international justice Government and Opposition: an International Journal of Comparative Politics, 38 (1). 29-51. ISSN 1477-7053


Windsor, Philip (2002) Strategic thinking: an introduction and farewell Lynne Rienner Publishers, Boulder, CO. ISBN 9781902210902


Economides, Spyros and Wilson, Peter (2001) The economic factor in international relations: a brief introduction Library of international relations. 19th, I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd, London, UK. ISBN 9781860646621


Economides, Spyros (2000) The Greek and Spanish civil wars: a comparison Civil Wars, 3 (2). 89-105. ISSN 1369-8249

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