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    Behavioural Finance (General), Stock Market Herding Behaviour, Corporate Governance Mechanisms, Modelling Stakeholder Relationships, Corporate Social Responsibility.

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    Panagiotis Andrikopoulos is the Executive Director of the Centre for Financial and Corporate Integrity (CFCI) at Coventry Business School and a Professor of Finance. Prior to joining Coventry University, Panagiotis was a Reader in Finance at Leicester Business School (De Montfort University, UK) where he taught various finance courses such as investment theory and analysis, finance theory, corporate valuation and financial analysis, advanced corporate finance, and behavioural finance. During the period 2012-2015, he has also been an Extraordinary (Adjunct) Associate Professor in Finance for the School of Accounting Sciences at North-West University of South Africa.

    He holds a PhD in Finance from the University of Portsmouth (2002) for studying the profitability of contrarian investments strategies in the UK setting. His main research interests lie in the areas of corporate finance, market efficiency and behavioural finance, subjects on which he has widely published in various academic journals of international standing, such as the Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Annals of Operations Research, British Accounting Review, Journal of BusinessFinance and AccountingEuropean Journal of FinanceAccounting Forum, etc. Currently, his research concentrates on three distinct themes: i) corporate governance mechanisms, ii) modelling stakeholder relationships, and iii) stock market herding behaviour.

    Panagiotis serves as a panel member of various editorial and scientific advisory boards including the British Accounting Review (Editorial Board Member); the Journal of Applied Accounting Research (Associate Editor); the BAFA's Financial Markets and Institutions Special Interest Group (Advisory Board Member); the Review of Behavioral Finance (Editorial Board Member); and the Global Labor Organisation (Fellow). He has also been a frequent contributor to a wide range of international conferences and research symposia with over 90 presentations at international conferences, keynote speeches, guest lectures and research seminars across the UK and abroad.

    Panagiotis is a member of the Chartered Institute for Security and Investment (MCSI) and a Senior Fellow of the Advance HE (SFHEA).


    Research Interests

    Behavioural Finance; Corporate Finance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Stakeholder Theory

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

    Education/Academic qualification

    Doctorate, University of Portsmouth

    Award Date: 1 Jun 2002

    MSc, University of Portsmouth

    Award Date: 3 Jul 1998

    External positions

    External Examiner, University of Stirling

    1 Sep 2021 → …

    External Examiner, Open University

    1 Jan 201931 Dec 2022

    External Examiner, Queen Mary University of London

    1 Sep 201631 Dec 2020

    External Examiner, University of Liverpool

    1 Sep 201531 Dec 2018

    External Examiner, London South Bank University

    1 Sep 201331 Aug 2015

    Extraordinary Associate Professor in Finance, North-West University

    Jul 2012Jun 2015

    External Examiner, University of Hertfordshire

    1 Sep 201131 Aug 2015

    Business School Affiliate (Economics), University of Glasgow

    1 Jun 2011 → …


    • HG Finance
    • Herding behaviour
    • Stakeholder Theory
    • Corporate Finance
    • Corporate Social Responsibility


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