Nikolaos Papanikolaou

Dr Nikolaos Papanikolaou

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  • Senior Lecturer (Academic) in Accounting & Finance
  • Executive Business Centre EB4, Bournemouth University, 89 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8EB
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Biography

Dr Nikolaos I. Papanikolaou is Senior Lecturer in Accounting & Finance, having previously being Assistant Professor of Banking & Finance at the School of Business, Management, and Economics of the University of Sussex. Prior to that, he worked for more than four years as Lecturer and Post-doctoral researcher at the University of Luxembourg. In the recent past, he has also held several visiting positions at Stern School of Business at New York University, the Department of Economics at University of Illinois, and the Department of Banking and Finance at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand.

Nikolaos’s research interests lie at the intersection of economics and finance. He has conducted many projects both individually and also in collaboration with international scholars and has published his research in top-ranked journals like the Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Financial Stability, Economics Letters, Financial Markets Institutions & Instruments, and others

Nikolaos has established a concrete portfolio of teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and has been awarded twice for his exceptional teaching performance...

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Research

Accepted for publication:

“Too-Small-To-Survive versus Too-Big-To-Fail banks: The two sides of the same coin”, with Theoharry Grammatikos, Financial Markets, Institutions, and Instruments (ABS 3*)

Revise & Resubmit papers:

“How changes in the market conditions affect screening activity and the lending behaviour of banks?” (single-author), European Journal of Finance (ABS 3*), 2nd round.

Papers under peer review:

“Bank stress tests: An active treatment or a placebo?”, with Dimitrios Gounopoulos (University of Bath) & Johannes Hobelt (University of Sussex), submitted to Review of Accounting Studies (ABS 4)

“To Screen or Not to Screen: Let Competition decides”, submitted to Economics Letters (ABS 3*)

Research in progress:

“Applying Benford’s law to detect accounting data manipulation in the banking industry”, with Theoharry Grammatikos (University of Luxembourg)

“Corporate culture, accounting fraudulent practices and reputational damage”, with Franco Fiordelisi (University of Rome III)

“On the information content of bank failures through the lenses of accounting discretion”, with Iftekhar Hasan (Fordham University)

“ECB’s long term refinancing operations: A blessing or a curse for the struggling European banking market and the economy”, with Alexandros Kontonikas (University of Glasgow) & Katarzyna Sum (Warsaw School of Economics)

“Correspondent banking and Fintech”, with Thorsten Lehnert (University of Luxembourg) & Christian Wolff (University of Luxembourg)

“Exploring how technology can enhance teaching and learning in Business Schools”, (single-author)...

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Journal Articles

Chapters

  • Papanikolaou, N., 2015. The road towards the establishment of the European Banking Union. Essays in Honour of Professor Panayiotis I. Kanellopoulos. Sakkoulas Publications, 709-723.
  • Papanikolaou, N., 2013. Bank off-balance-sheet leverage: Some lessons to be learned from the financial crisis. In: Galizia, F., ed. Managing Systemic Exposures: A Risk Management for SIFIs and their markets. London, UK: Risk Books, Incisive Media.
  • Papanikolaou, N. and Wolff, C.P., 2010. Leverage and risk in U.S. commercial banking in the light of the current financial crisis. Central Bank of Luxembourg, Financial Stability Review 2010. Luxembourg: Central Bank of Luxembourg.
  • Papanikolaou, N., 2009. How output diversification affects bank efficiency and risk: an intra-EU comparison study. Productivity in the Financial Services Sector. Central Bank of Luxembourg/SUERF Studies 4. Brussels: Editions Larcier, 245-273.

Conferences

Others

Profile of Teaching PG

  • Advanced Microeconomics (MSc in International & European Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics & Business)
  • Macroeconomic Policies of EU (MSc in International & European Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics & Business)
  • Managerial Accounting (MBA International Business, European University)
  • Quantitative Business Methods (MBA International Business, European University)
  • Microeconomics of Banking (Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies Summer School, University of Rome III)
  • Macroeconomics (MSc in Banking & Finance, University of Luxembourg)
  • Topics in Banking: Theory and Practice (MPhil in Economics & Finance, University of Luxembourg)
  • Bank Risk Management (MSc in Banking & Finance, University of Sussex)
  • Financial Derivatives (MSc in Banking & Finance, University of Sussex)
  • Portfolio Construction and Theory (MSc International Investment & Finance, Bourneouth University)
  • Applied Wealth Management (MSc Finance, Bournemouth University)

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Business and Finance (BBA Business Finance, European University)
  • Business Accounting (BBA Business Finance, European University)
  • Microeconomics (BBA Business Administration, European University)
  • Financial Institutions & Markets (BBA Business Administration, European University)
  • Applied Econometrics (BSc in International & European Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics and Business)
  • Mathematical Economics (BSc in International & European Economic Studies, Athens University of Economics and Business)
  • Principles of Banking (BSc Finance, University of Sussex)
  • Corporate Financial Management (BA Finance & Business, Bournemouth University)

Invited Lectures

  • Chulalongkorn University (Thailand), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (U.S.A.), Lally School of Management and Technology-Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (U.S.A.), Athens University of Economics & Business (Greece), Central Bank of Luxembourg (Luxembourg), European Commission-Joint Research Centre (Italy), University of Piraeus (Greece), University of Ioannina (Greece), University of Strathclyde (Scotland), Brunel University (UK), University of Glasgow (Scotland), University of Manchester (UK).

Grants

  • Applying Benford’s Law to Detect Accounting Data Manipulation in the Banking Industry (BU Faculty of Management Mid-Career Seedcorn Support, 01 Mar 2018). In Progress

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • Senior member of the organising committee of the 2013 Financial Management Association (FMA) European Meeting, Luxembourg, 12-14 June 2013. Head of the local organising committee of the Conference on “Financial Stability, Bank Risk and Regulation in the Light of the Crisis”, co-organised by the Luxembourg School of Finance of the University of Luxembourg, the School of Business of the Fordham University, the Journal of Financial Stability, the Central Bank of Luxembourg, the Bank of Finland and the Central Bank of Turkey, Luxembourg, 15-16 November 2012. Support member of the local organising committee, 9th European Trade Study Group (ETSG), Athens-Greece, 13-15 September 2007.

Conference Presentations

  • 6th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE 2007), 09 Jul 2007, Naxos, Greece
  • International Workshop in Economics and Finance (IWEF 2007), 13 Jun 2007, Tripoli, Greece
  • 1st PhD Conference, National and Kapodistrian University, 16 May 2008, Athens, Greece
  • 25th Symposium on Money, Banking & Finance, 19 Jun 2008, Luxembourg
  • 7th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE 2008), 12 Jul 2008, Naxos, Greece
  • 7th Hellenic Finance and Accounting Association (HFAA) Conference, 12 Dec 2008, Chania, Greece
  • High-level Banque Centrale du Luxembourg (BCL) Policy Panel: 5th Pierre Werner Lecture “Growth & Productivity of the Financial Sector: Challenges for Monetary Policy”,, 11 Nov 2008, Luxembourg
  • Forecasting Financial Markets (FFN 2009), 27 May 2009, Luxembourg
  • 8th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE 2009), 08 Jul 2009, Tinos, Greece
  • Global trends in the Efficiency and Risk Management of Financial Services and the Financial Crisis, 14 Nov 2009, Leicester, UK
  • 2nd CEPR-ECB-UA Conference on Competition in Banking Markets, 14 Dec 2009, Antwerp, Belgium
  • XV Spring Meeting of Young Economists, 15 Apr 2010, Luxembourg
  • 8th Workshop on Money, Banking, and Financial Markets, 03 Jun 2010, Halle/Saale, Germany
  • 3rd Ioannina Meeting on Applied Economics & Finance (IMAEF 2010), 10 Jun 2010, Ioannina, Greece
  • 27th Symposium on Money, Banking and Finance, 17 Jun 2010, Bordeaux, France
  • Global trends in the Efficiency & Risk Management of Financial Services, 02 Jul 2010, Chania, Greece
  • 9th Conference on Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics (CRETE 2010), 07 Jul 2010, Tinos Island, Greece
  • 4th Annual Triple Crown Conference, 29 Apr 2011, New York, U.S.A.
  • International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) Conference, 30 Jun 2011, Rome, Italy
  • 28th Symposium on Money, Banking and Finance, 23 Jun 2011, Reading, UK
  • World Finance Conference II, 15 Jun 2011, Rhodes Island, Greece
  • 9th INFINITI Conference on International Finance, 13 Jun 2011, Dublin, Ireland
  • XX International Conference on Banking and Finance, 05 Dec 2011, Rome, Italy
  • Conference on “Financial Stability, Bank Risk and Regulation in the Light of the Crisis”, 15 Nov 2012, Luxembourg
  • European Financial Management Association (EFMA) Meeting, 27 Jun 2012, Barcelona, Spain
  • 29th Spring International Conference of the French Finance Association, 14 May 2012, Strasbourg, France
  • 10th INFINITI Conference on International Finance, 11 Jun 2012, Dublin, Ireland
  • 19th Annual Global Finance Conference, 23 May 2012, Chicago, U.S.A.
  • Symposium on “Global Banking, Financial Stability, and Post-Crisis Policy Challenges”,, 01 Feb 2013, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Conference on “Financial Globalization and Sustainable Finance: Implications for Policy and Practice, 29 May 2013, Cape Town, South Africa
  • FEBS/ LabEx-ReFi Conference on “Financial Regulation and Systemic Risk”,, 06 Jun 2013, Paris, France
  • Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference, 12 Jun 2013, Luxembourg
  • International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) 2013 Conference, 26 Jun 2013, Nottingham, UK
  • Italian Academy of Management Bicentenary Conference, 19 Sep 2013, Lecce, Italy
  • 2013 Auckland Finance Meeting, 16 Dec 2013, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 26th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference, 18 Dec 2013, Sydney, Australia
  • 10th BMRC-DEMS Conference on Macro and Financial Economics/Econometrics, 28 May 2014, London, UK
  • 4th FEBS Conference on “Global trends in financial intermediation, financial markets, and, 21 Jun 2014, Guildford, UK
  • Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST) Workshop, 10 Dec 2014, Rome, Italy
  • XXIV International Rome Conference on Money, Banking and Finance, 03 Dec 2015, Rome, Italy
  • Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference, 11 Jun 2015, Venice, Italy
  • Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST) Workshop, 10 Dec 2015, London, UK
  • 23rd Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, 26 Jun 2016, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference, 09 Jun 2016, Helsinki, Finland
  • International Finance and Banking Society (IFABS) Conference, 01 Jun 2016, Barcelona, Spain
  • Portsmouth-Fordham Conference on Banking and Finance, 24 Sep 2016, Portsmouth, UK
  • 4th European Conference on Banking and the Economy (ECOBATE), 11 Oct 2016, Winchester, UK
  • Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST) Workshop, 30 Nov 2016, Rome, Italy
  • XXV International Rome Conference on Money, Banking and Finance, 01 Dec 2016, Rome, Italy
  • Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS) International Conference, 01 Jun 2017, Glasgow, UK

Honours

  • Best Paper Award, Italian Academy of Management Bicentenary Conference/Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST), Lecce-Italy, September 2013
  • Best Paper Award – Finalist, Financial Management Association (FMA) European Conference, Venice-Italy, June 2015.
  • Best Young Researcher Paper Award, 23rd Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society, Stockholm-Sweden, June 2016.
  • Good Egg Teaching Award-Finalist. University of Sussex, Academic year 2014-15
  • Winner of the Excellence in Teaching Award: University of Sussex, Academic year 2014-15
  • Outstanding Teaching Contribution Award-Finalist, University of Sussex, Academic year 2015-16

Memberships

  • American Finance Association (AFA), Member,
  • Economic Chamber of Greece, Member,
  • European Finance Association (EFA), Member,
  • European Financial Management Association (EFMA), Member,
  • European Money & Finance Forum (SUERF), Member,
  • Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS), Member,
  • Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST), Member,
  • Financial Management Association (FMA, Member,
  • French Finance Association (FFA), Member,
  • Money Macro & Finance (MMF) Research Group, Member,
  • UK Higher Education Academy, Fellow,
  • Western Finance Association (WFA), Member,
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