Dr Konstantinos Angelopoulos

  • Reader (Economics)

telephone: 01413305273
email: Konstantinos.Angelopoulos@glasgow.ac.uk

Biography

Konstantinos Angelopoulos joined the Business School in September 2007.  He holds degrees from Athens University of Economics and Business and the University of Warwick. He previously worked at the University of Stirling as a lecturer.  Konstantinos is also affiliated with CESifo, Munich.

Research interests

Areas of expertise

  • Dynamic General Equilibrium
  • Economic Fluctuations
  • Fiscal Policies
  • Political Economy
  • Inequality
  • Robust Decision Making

Grants

Research Grant from the European Social Fund and the Greek Ministry of Education for research on “Reform of the Public Sector” (2014-2016). The research team also includes partners from the Athens University of Economics and Business (lead institution), Exeter University and City University London: (€348,000)

ESRC Grant (2010-2012): Optimal taxation in heterogeneous agent dynamic general equilibrium models (joint with J. Malley). Award amount: £118,464.

Basic Research Funding Programme (BRFP- PEVE2), funded by the Athens University of Economics and Business: Dynamic Fiscal Policy Multipliers Revisited, member of the Research Team, principal investigator G. Economides, Jan. 2010 – Dec. 2010. Award amount: 5,400 Euros.

Iraklitos Fellowship for research financed by the Greek Ministry of Education and the European Union, Dec. 2002 – Dec. 2005.

Supervision

PhD students

A. Benecchi

  • Thesis title: Skill Acquisition, Aggregate Fluctuations and the Life Cycle
  • Co-supervisor: K. Angelopoulos
  • Scholarships: Adam Smith Business School
     

X. Meng

  • Thesis title: A Sectoral Analysis of Inequality, Growth and Fluctuations
  • Co-supervisor: K. Angelopoulos
  • Scholarships: Adam Smith Business School

S. Lazarakis

  • Thesis title: Growth and Inequality: A Dynamic General Equilibrium Analysis of Scotland and the U.K.
  • Co-supervisor: K. Angelopoulos
  • Scholarships: ESRC and Scottish Government

I. Georgakopoulos

  • Thesis title: Inequality, Occupational Mobility and Aggregate Outcomes
  • Co-supervisor: K. Angelopoulos
  • Scholarships: Adam Smith Business School

S. Asimakopoulos (Graduated 2014)     

  • Thesis title: Essays on Optimal Fiscal Policy with Heterogeneous Agents
  • Co-supervisor: K. Angelopoulos
  • Scholarships: Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) & Scottish Institute for Research in Economics (SIRE)
  • Current position: Lecturer at the University of Stirling

 

 

Teaching

Public Economics

Inequality and Policy: A macro analysis (part of: Government and the Economy).

Additional information

Seminars

  • 2014: University of Kent, February.
  • 2013: University of Aberdeen, October; University of Manchester, April.
  • 2011: Bank of England, UK, November; University of Zurich, Switzerland, November; Centre for Economics Research and Planning, Greece, March; Bank of Greece, Greece, March.
  • 2009: Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece, December.
  • 2008: University of Crete, Greece, April; University of Glasgow, UK, February.
  • 2007: Queen’s University, Belfast, UK, April; University of Stirling, UK, March.
  • 2006: Heriot-Watt University, UK, October.
  • 2005: University of Stirling, UK, November; Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece, October; University of Ioannina, Greece, March.
  • 2004: Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea, October

Publications

List by: Type | Date

Jump to: 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007
Number of items: 17.

2016

Angelopoulos, K., Asimakopoulos, S., and Malley, J. (2016) Optimal progressive taxation in a model with endogenous skill supply. In: Philippopoulos, A. (ed.) Public Sector Economics and the Need for Reforms. Series: CESifo seminar series. MIT Press. ISBN 9780262034449 (In Press)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Philippopoulos, A. (2016) Environmental public good provision under robust decision making. Oxford Economic Papers, (Accepted for Publication)

2015

Angelopoulos, K., Asimakopoulos, S., and Malley, J. (2015) Tax smoothing in a business cycle model with capital-skill complementarity. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 51, pp. 420-444. (doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2014.11.002)

2014

Angelopoulos, K., Fernandez, B. X., and Malley, J. R. (2014) The distributional consequences of tax reforms under capital-skill complementarity. Economica, 81(324), pp. 747-767. (doi:10.1111/ecca.12087)

2013

Angelopoulos, K., Jiang, W., and Malley, J.R. (2013) Tax reforms under market distortions in product and labour markets. European Economic Review, 61, pp. 28-42. (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2013.03.003)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Philippopoulos, A. (2013) First-and second-best allocations under economic and environmental uncertainty. International Tax and Public Finance, 20(3), pp. 360-380. (doi:10.1007/s10797-012-9234-z)

2012

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Kammas, P. (2012) Does cabinet ideology matter for the structure of tax policies? European Journal of Political Economy, 28(4), pp. 620-635. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2012.06.002)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2012) Tax structure, growth, and welfare in the UK. Oxford Economic Papers, 64(2), pp. 237-258. (doi:10.1093/oep/gpr035)

2011

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Vassilatos, V. (2011) Do institutions matter for economic fluctuations? Weak property rights in a business cycle model for Mexico. Review of Economic Dynamics, 14(3), pp. 511-531. (doi:10.1016/j.red.2010.04.002)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2011) The welfare implications of resource allocation policies under uncertainty: The case of public education spending. Journal of Macroeconomics, 33(2), pp. 176-192. (doi:10.1016/j.jmacro.2010.11.007)

2009

Angelopoulos, K., Philippopoulos, A., and Vassilatos, V. (2009) The social cost of rent seeking in Europe. European Journal of Political Economy, 25(3), pp. 280-299. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2009.06.001)

Hanley, N., Tinch, D., Angelopoulos, K., Davies, A., Barbier, E., and Watson, F. (2009) What drives long-run biodiversity change? New insights from combining economics, paleoecology and environmental history. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 57(1), pp. 5-20. (doi:10.1016/j.jeem.2008.03.005)

2008

Angelopoulos, K., and Economides, G. (2008) Fiscal policy, rent seeking and growth under electoral uncertainty: theory and evidence from the OECD. Canadian Journal of Economics = Revue canadienne d'économique, 41(4), pp. 1375-1405. (doi:10.1111/j.1540-5982.2008.00508.x)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2008) Macroeconomic effects of public education expenditure. CESIFO Economic Studies, 54(3), pp. 471-498. (doi:10.1093/cesifo/ifn021)

Angelopoulos, K., Philippopoulos, A., and Tsionas, M. (2008) Does public sector efficiency matter? Revisiting the relation between fiscal size and economic growth in a world sample. Public Choice, 137(1-2), pp. 245-278. (doi:10.1007/s11127-008-9324-8)

2007

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Kammas, P. (2007) Tax-Spending Policies and Economic Growth: Theoretical Predictions and Evidence from the OECD. European Journal of Political Economy, 23(4), pp. 885-902. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2006.10.001)

Angelopoulos, K., and Philippopoulos, A. (2007) The growth effects of fiscal policy in Greece 1960-2000. Public Choice, 131, pp. 157-175. (doi:10.1007/s11127-006-9111-3)

This list was generated on Sat Sep 24 10:49:43 2016 BST.
Number of items: 17.

Articles

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Philippopoulos, A. (2016) Environmental public good provision under robust decision making. Oxford Economic Papers, (Accepted for Publication)

Angelopoulos, K., Asimakopoulos, S., and Malley, J. (2015) Tax smoothing in a business cycle model with capital-skill complementarity. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 51, pp. 420-444. (doi:10.1016/j.jedc.2014.11.002)

Angelopoulos, K., Fernandez, B. X., and Malley, J. R. (2014) The distributional consequences of tax reforms under capital-skill complementarity. Economica, 81(324), pp. 747-767. (doi:10.1111/ecca.12087)

Angelopoulos, K., Jiang, W., and Malley, J.R. (2013) Tax reforms under market distortions in product and labour markets. European Economic Review, 61, pp. 28-42. (doi:10.1016/j.euroecorev.2013.03.003)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Philippopoulos, A. (2013) First-and second-best allocations under economic and environmental uncertainty. International Tax and Public Finance, 20(3), pp. 360-380. (doi:10.1007/s10797-012-9234-z)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Kammas, P. (2012) Does cabinet ideology matter for the structure of tax policies? European Journal of Political Economy, 28(4), pp. 620-635. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2012.06.002)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2012) Tax structure, growth, and welfare in the UK. Oxford Economic Papers, 64(2), pp. 237-258. (doi:10.1093/oep/gpr035)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Vassilatos, V. (2011) Do institutions matter for economic fluctuations? Weak property rights in a business cycle model for Mexico. Review of Economic Dynamics, 14(3), pp. 511-531. (doi:10.1016/j.red.2010.04.002)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2011) The welfare implications of resource allocation policies under uncertainty: The case of public education spending. Journal of Macroeconomics, 33(2), pp. 176-192. (doi:10.1016/j.jmacro.2010.11.007)

Angelopoulos, K., Philippopoulos, A., and Vassilatos, V. (2009) The social cost of rent seeking in Europe. European Journal of Political Economy, 25(3), pp. 280-299. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2009.06.001)

Hanley, N., Tinch, D., Angelopoulos, K., Davies, A., Barbier, E., and Watson, F. (2009) What drives long-run biodiversity change? New insights from combining economics, paleoecology and environmental history. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 57(1), pp. 5-20. (doi:10.1016/j.jeem.2008.03.005)

Angelopoulos, K., and Economides, G. (2008) Fiscal policy, rent seeking and growth under electoral uncertainty: theory and evidence from the OECD. Canadian Journal of Economics = Revue canadienne d'économique, 41(4), pp. 1375-1405. (doi:10.1111/j.1540-5982.2008.00508.x)

Angelopoulos, K., Malley, J., and Philippopoulos, A. (2008) Macroeconomic effects of public education expenditure. CESIFO Economic Studies, 54(3), pp. 471-498. (doi:10.1093/cesifo/ifn021)

Angelopoulos, K., Philippopoulos, A., and Tsionas, M. (2008) Does public sector efficiency matter? Revisiting the relation between fiscal size and economic growth in a world sample. Public Choice, 137(1-2), pp. 245-278. (doi:10.1007/s11127-008-9324-8)

Angelopoulos, K., Economides, G., and Kammas, P. (2007) Tax-Spending Policies and Economic Growth: Theoretical Predictions and Evidence from the OECD. European Journal of Political Economy, 23(4), pp. 885-902. (doi:10.1016/j.ejpoleco.2006.10.001)

Angelopoulos, K., and Philippopoulos, A. (2007) The growth effects of fiscal policy in Greece 1960-2000. Public Choice, 131, pp. 157-175. (doi:10.1007/s11127-006-9111-3)

Book Sections

Angelopoulos, K., Asimakopoulos, S., and Malley, J. (2016) Optimal progressive taxation in a model with endogenous skill supply. In: Philippopoulos, A. (ed.) Public Sector Economics and the Need for Reforms. Series: CESifo seminar series. MIT Press. ISBN 9780262034449 (In Press)

This list was generated on Sat Sep 24 10:49:43 2016 BST.