Dimitrios Syrrakos

Deputy Head - Department of Economics, Policy and International Business, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester Metropolitan University

I completed my PhD thesis on European Monetary Unification in January 2008. Since then I have been researching on the topic of Euro-zone debt crisis, fiscal policy in monetary union and the effectiveness of European Central Bank policies. I was the Economics subject leader for Combined Honours from 2004-2011 and the first year tutor of the Economics Programme from 2011-2013. I am currently the third year tutor of the Economics Programme.

I have been involved in the delivery of a number of university courses ranging from Introductory/Advanced Macroeconomics to Economics of European Monetary Union. I have appear frequently on media to comment on the Greek debt crisis and the problems experiencing the Euro-zone. I am a member of the Economic and Social Development Cluster.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Lecturer in Economics, Manchester Metropolitan University