George Christopoulos is a Greek economist.
He was born in London, UK, in 1986.
He graduated from the London School of Economics with an MSc in European Political Economy, after having obtained a BSc in Economics from the University of Athens.
George Christopoulos currently works as a Scientific Advisor for the Hellenic Parliament, specializing in economic policy related to industry, entrepreneurship, innovation and the labour market.
He is also a PhD Fellow at the United Nations University – Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT), a UN think tank focusing on innovation. Within this context he has co-authored policy reports for the European Commission.
George is an active investor and has written a series of tech stock analysis articles for Seeking Alpha.
Links of work by George Christopoulos
Thomas Georgiadis, George Christopoulos (2017) “Gender inequalities in labour market outcomes: Evidence for Greek regions before and throughout the crisis”, International Journal of Manpower, Vol. 38 Issue: 5, pp.675-695
George Christopoulos (2016) “Comparing Labour Market Reform in Greece and Italy in the 1990s”. Journal of European Economic History, 45(2), pp. 87-111.
George Christopoulos and René Wintjes (2016). “A new indicator for innovation clusters”. No. 023. United Nations University-Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT)
René Wintjes, Gavriel Avigdor and George Christopoulos (2016). “Optimal recycling, big data from space, and blockchain applications: Disruption and policy response”. Trend Report for the Business Innovation Observatory, European Commission, DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Brussels
Christopoulos, G. and Georgiadis, T. (2015). Analysing Gender Differences in the Greek Labour Market at Regional Level. Paper presented at the 36th Annual Conference of the International Working Party on Labour Market Segmentation (IWPLMS), Athens, 22-24 June 2015.
George Christopoulos, Nordine Es-Sadki and René Wintjes (2014). “Regional Innovation Report: North West of England”, Report for Regional Innovation Monitor Plus, European Commission, DG Enterprise, Brussels
Seeking Alpha Articles
Interview at Bosphorus Migration Studies [Link]