Dr Panagiotis Karavitis

  • Lecturer in Accounting, Tax and Audit (Accounting & Finance)

telephone: +44(0)1413304674
email: Panagiotis.Karavitis@glasgow.ac.uk


Panagiotis completed his PhD in Multinationals’ Taxation at University of Cyprus, August 2017. He also holds a BA degree in Public Economics from Panteion University, and an Msc in International Economics and Finance from Athens University of Economics and Business.

He has previously held a post at the School of Economics and Management, University of Cyprus (PGT teaching assistant).

Research interests

Areas of expertise:

  • Corporate taxation 
  • Multinationals’ profit shifting 
  • Empirical corporate governance 
  • Capital market integration


Panagiotis would be interested in supervising doctoral students who would be willing to work in the following broad areas of research:

  • Profit – shifting determinants
  • The impact of profit shifting on capital market and on real economy
  • Tax avoidance
  • Empirical corporate governance


  • Principles of Financial Econometrics (PG)
  • Issues in Accounting Research (PG)

Additional information

Papers submitted in refereed journals

Working papers

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Profit Shifting”, co-authored with Iftekhar Hasan, Panagiotis Karavitis (at our department), and Woon Sau Leung, 2019.
  • Welfare Effects of Capital Market Integration with an International Duopoly (with Michael S. Michael)

Work in progress:

  • Corporate social responsibility and multinationals’ profit shifting (with Iftekhar Hasan, Pantelis Kazakis and Woon Sau Leung)


  • PGT Academic Convenor/Coordinator
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the European Accounting Association Annual Congress

Personal website: Panagiotis I. Karavitis