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Dr Fotios Papadimitriou BSc (Ioannina), MSc (Essex), PhD (Essex), FHEA

Lecturer in Finance, Director of MSc in Finance

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Dr Fotios Papadimitriou is Lecturer in Finance within Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton.

Dr Fotios Papadimitriou joined the Southampton Business School in September 2009 as a Lecturer in Finance. He holds a BSc in Mathematics (with specialisation in Statistics & Operational Research) from the University of Ioannina, Greece, and an MSc in Finance (with distinction) from Essex Business School, UK.

Prior to joining Southampton, Fotios completed a PhD in Finance at Essex Business School (Thesis title:The Econometrics of Stock Return Predictability) where he was also a graduate teaching assistant in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Fotios's research has been presented in international conferences such as the Financial Management Association (FMA) Annual Meeting and the Midwest Finance Association Annual Meeting (MFA). His work appears in leading peer-reviewed academic journals such as the Journal of Empirical Finance and the Journal of Banking & Finance. Fotios also acts as an ad-hoc referee for various international journals.

Editorial Boards

Associate Editor: European Journal of Finance, 2015-present





Research interests

His main research interests include Empirical Asset Pricing and Applied Econometrics (e.g., stock return predictability, asset price volatility, asset allocation).



Working Papers

I am currently teaching:

  • MANG3020 Futures and Options (3rd year undergraduate level)
  • MANG6018 Derivative Securities Analysis (Postgraduate level)

In the past I have been the module leader in the following courses:

  • MANG2015 Financial Management (2nd year undergraduate level)
  • MANG6142 Introduction to Portfolio Management & Exchange Traded Derivatives (Postgraduate level)
  • MANG6028 Corporate Finance (Postgraduate level)


Dr Fotios Papadimitriou
Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK

Room Number:2/4019

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