Georgarakos, Dimitris

Education
  • 1999-2004
    PhD in Economics, University of Essex, UK
  • 1998-1999
    MSc in Economics and Finance, University of York, UK
  • 1993-1997
    BSc in Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Professional experience
  • 2017-
    Senior Economist - Monetary Policy Research Division, Directorate General Research, European Central Bank
  • 2016-2017
    Principal Economist - Monetary Analysis Division, Directorate General Economics, European Central Bank (ESCB/ IO)
  • 2015-2016
    Economist - Research Centre, Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt, Germany
  • 2012-2013
    Senior Economist - Monetary Policy Research Division, Directorate General Research, European Central Bank
  • 2006-2012
    Assistant Professor - Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
  • 2003-2005
    Lecturer - Queen Mary, University of London, UK
Teaching experience
  • 2014-2017
    Household Finance and Consumer Behavior (PhD course) - University of Leicester, UK
  • 2014-2015
    Advanced Econometrics (PhD course) - Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, Germany
  • 2006-2012
    Research Topics in Household Finance (PhD course) - Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
  • 2003-2005
    Investment Analysis (BSc course) - Queen Mary, University of London, UK

Journal publications

2018
Christelis, D., Georgarakos, D., Jappelli, T. and van Rooij, M.
Consumption Uncertainty and Precautionary Saving
The Review of Economics and Statistics, forthcoming,
Deuflhard, F., Georgarakos, D. and Inderst, R.
Financial Literacy and Savings Account Returns
Journal of the European Economic Association, forthcoming,
Christelis, D., Georgarakos, D., Jappelli, T. Pistaferri, L. and van Rooij, M.
Asymmetric Consumption Effects of Transitory Income Shocks
The Economic Journal, forthcoming,
2016
Bilias, Y., Georgarakos, D. and Haliassos, M.
Has Greater Stock Market Participation Increased Wealth Inequality in the US?
Review of Income and Wealth, vol. 63, pp. 169-188,
2015
Georgarakos, D. and Fuerth, S.
Household Repayment Behavior: The Role of Social Capital, Institutional, Political, and Religious Beliefs
European Journal of Political Economy, 2015, vol. 37, pp. 249-265,
Christelis, D., Georgarakos, D. and Jappelli, T.
Wealth Shocks, Unemployment Shocks and Consumption in the Wake of the Great Recession
Journal of Monetary Economics, vol. 72, pp. 21-41,
2014
Georgarakos, D., Haliassos, M. and Pasini, G.
Household Debt and Social Interactions
The Review of Financial Studies, vol. 27(5), pp. 1404-1433,
2013
Christelis, D. and Georgarakos, D.
Investing at Home and Abroad: Different Costs, Different People?
Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 37, pp. 2069-2086,
Christelis, D., Georgarakos, D. and Haliassos, M.
Differences in Portfolios across Countries: Economic Environment versus Household Characteristics
The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol. 95(1), pp. 220-236,
2011
Christelis, D., Georgarakos, D. and Haliassos, M.
Stockholding: Participation, Location, Spillovers”
Journal of Banking and Finance, vol. 35(8), pp. 1918-1930,
Georgarakos, D. and Pasini, G.
Trust, Sociability, and Stock Market Participation
Review of Finance, vol. 15(4), pp. 693-725,
2010
Bilias, Y. Georgarakos, D. and Haliassos, M.
Portfolio Inertia and Stock Market Fluctuations
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, vol. 42(4), pp. 715-742,
2009
Georgarakos, D. and Tatsiramos, K.
Immigrant Self-Employment: Does Intermarriage Matter?
Research in Labor Economics, vol. 29, pp. 253-271,
Georgarakos, D. and Tatsiramos, K.
Entrepreneurship and Survival Dynamics of Foreign-Born and U.S.-Born Immigrants
Labour Economics, vol. 16(2), pp. 161-170,

Other publications

2014
Georgarakos, D.
Diversification and Asset Allocation Puzzles
Investor Behavior - The Psychology of Financial Planning and Investing,