dimitris-karamanisKaramanis Dimitris is a Ph.D. candidate at the Economics Department of the University of Piraeus, Greece. His research interests lie in the areas of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Inventor’s Mobility. Dimitris holds a M.Sc. of Healthcare Management from Hellenic Open University and a B.A. of Economics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Selected Publications:

  • Agiakloglou C., K. Drivas and D. Karamanis (2016). “Individual inventors and market potentials: Evidence from US patents”, Science and Public Policy, 43(2), pages 147-156.
  • Drivas K., C. Economidou, D. Karamanis and A. Zank (2016). ”Academic patents and technology transfer”, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, 40, pages 45-63.

Working Papers

  • “Do financing restrictions and controls matter for innovation?” (with C. Economidou and D. Konstantios)
  • “Social capital, Innovation and Growth in the US regions” (with C. Economidou, D. Konstantios and M. Tsionas)