Core Faculty

Kostas Axarloglou

Dean Professor of International Business and Strategy B.A. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki; M.A. University of Michigan; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Professor Axarloglou is doing research and consulting work in the areas of International Business (Foreign Direct Investments), Strategy (Options Theory), and Pricing. His research has been published in leading management and economics journals such as Management Science, the Journal of Business, the Journal of the European Economic Association, World Economy and Managerial and Decision Economics. He has received several research grants and also participated in numerous international conferences. Recently, he completed a study for the Athens Academy of Science on “The Lack of FDI Flows in Greece”. Finally, he has done extensive consulting work and also serves in company boards. Professor Axarloglou, a recipient of the Fulbright scholarship, has extensive teaching experience in all levels of business education and has also received several teaching awards. Prior to ALBA, he held positions at Democritus University of Thrace; Babson College, as the Michael Gerrits Term Assistant Professor of Economics; Fuqua School of Business, Duke University; and University of Michigan. He is a member of the American Economic Association.

Contact Details

TEL.: (+30) 210-896 4531-8 Fax : (+30) 210-896 4737 E mail : kaxarlog@alba.edu.gr

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Axarloglou, K., Visvikis, I., Zarkos, S. 2013. The time dimension and value of flexibility in resource allocation: The case of the maritime industry. Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review, 52: 35-48.

Axarloglou, K., & Kouvelis, P. 2007. Hysteresis in adjusting the ownership structure of foreign subsidiaries. International Business Review, 16 (4): 494-506.

Axarloglou, K., & Pournarakis, M. 2007. Do All Foreign Direct Investment Inflows Benefit the Local Economy? World Economy, 30 (3): 424-445.

Axarloglou, K., Chionis, D., & Hassid, J. 2006. The lack of FDI flows in Greece. Athens Academy of Science.

Axarloglou, K. 2003. The cyclicality of new product introductions. Journal of Business, 76 (1): 29-48.

Axarloglou, K., & Theoharakis, V. 2003. Diversity in economics: An analysis of journal quality perceptions. Journal of the European Economic Association, 1: 1402-1423.

Kouvelis, P., Axarloglou, K., Sinha, V. 2001. Exchange rates and the choice of ownership structure of production facilities. Management Science, 47: 1063-1080.

AWARDS

The Michael Gerrits Term Chair, Babson College, 1995-2000.

Fulbright Foundation Fellowship, 1986-87.

Rackham Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, University of Michigan, April 1990.