Kourtzidis, Stavros


  • 136 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
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Stavros Kourtzidis is a Lecturer in Finance and Banking in the University of Dundee School of Business. He holds a BSc in Economics, an MSc in Applied Economics and a PhD in Economics from the University of Thessaly, Greece. During his PhD studies he has worked in various teachning and research roles at the University of Thessaly, including teaching assistant in Statistics and researcher at a ERDF project about GHGs emmision scenarios and mitigation opportunities in Energy, Transport and Industrial sectors in Greece. He has also worked as an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Macedonia, Greece.




Research interests:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Efficiency & Productivity analysis
  • Operational Research
  • Network Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA)


  • Quantitative Methods (5QM)
  • Econometrics for Finance (5EF)
  • Bank Modelling and Performance Analysis (5BM)
  • Research Methods (5RM)

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Social Science, University of Thessaly

22 Sep 201010 Jun 2015

Master of Economics, University of Thessaly

1 Sep 200822 Apr 2010

Bachelor of Economics, University of Thessaly

1 Sep 20041 Sep 2008

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Efficiency Index Mathematics
Sustainability Mathematics
Data envelopment analysis Engineering & Materials Science
Sustainable development Engineering & Materials Science
Technological Change Mathematics
Production Function Mathematics
Nonparametric Estimator Mathematics
Decomposition Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2014 2020

  • 136 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
  • 11 Article
  • 1 Review article

A robust network DEA model for sustainability assessment: An application to Chinese Provinces

Chen, Z., Kourtzidis, S., Tzeremes, P. & Tzeremes, N., 12 Feb 2020, In : Operational Research. 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Efficiency Index
Network Model
Sustainable development
Data Envelopment Analysis

Conditional time-dependent nonparametric estimators with an application to healthcare production function

Kourtzidis, S., Tzeremes, P. & Tzeremes, N., 3 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Applied Statistics. 46, 13, p. 2481-2490 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Technological Change
Production Function
Nonparametric Estimator
55 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
Firm performance
Qualitative comparative analysis
Insurance companies
Complexity theory
4 Citations (Scopus)
61 Downloads (Pure)

Integration of tourism markets in Australia: An international visitor arrivals’ convergence assessment

Kourtzidis, S., Tzeremes, P., Tzeremes, N. & Heryan, T., 1 Nov 2018, In : Tourism Economics. 24, 7, p. 901-907 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
tourism market
international tourism
105 Downloads (Pure)

Productivity Growth in Network Models: An Application to Banking During the Financial Crisis

Kourtzidis, S., Matousek, R. & Tzeremes, N., 7 Feb 2018, In : Journal of the Operational Research Society. 70, 1, p. 111-124 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Data envelopment analysis
Financial crisis
Network model

Activities 2019 2019

Research Grant from the Royal Economic Society

Stavros Kourtzidis (Member)

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