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  • Nikolaos Chatzarakis

    Assistant Professor of Economics

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    chatzarn@newschool.edu

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    D - 79 Fifth Avenue

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    Nikolaos Chatzarakis

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    Nikolaos Chatzarakis is Assistant Professor of Economics at The New School for Social Research


    Degrees Held

    1) B.Sc. in Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2011 - 2016

    2) M.Sc. in Regional and Economic Analysis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2016 - 2018

    3) M.Sc. in Computational Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2017 - 2019

    4) PhD in Political Economy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2019 - 2021


    Recent Publications

    BOOKS

    Economic Growth and Long Cycles: A Classical Political Economy Approach, Routledge, June 2024 (co-author)

    ARTICLES

    1) Chatzarakis, N. and P. Tsaliki, "Harrodian Instability: A Marxian Perspective". (under review) preprint in Munich Personal RePec Archive 
    (https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/113852/).

    2) Chatzarakis, N., P. Tsaliki and L. Tsoulfidis, "Does the Labour Theory of Value Explain Growth?: A Modern Classical View". (under review) preprint in Munich Personal RePeC Archive (https://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/id/eprint/112824).

    3) Chatzarakis, N., P. Tsaliki and L. Tsoulfidis, "A Model of Economic Growth and Long Cycles", Review of Radical Political Economics 54 (3): 351-382.
    (https://doi.org/10.1177/04866134221096763).

    4) Gymnopoulos, A., A. Poulakis, Ch. Poulakis and N. Chatzarakis, "Structural Change in Productivity of German Economy from Unification till Euro-Crisis. An Input-Output Analysis", To Vima ton Koinonikon Epistimon 19 (74): 81-113.

    5) Chatzarakis, N., "Revisiting the Role and Consequences of Econophysics from a Marxian Perspective", Bulletin of Political Economy 15 (1): 43-66.

    6) Gymnopoulos, A., A. Poulakis, C. Poulakis. and N. Chatzarakis, "Investigating the Greek Unemployment from a Classical Perspective", Bulletin of Political Economy 15 (1): 67-89.

    7) Chatzarakis, N. and P. Tsaliki, "The Dynamics of Capital Accumulation in Solow and Marx", Structural Change and Economic Dynamics 57: 148-158.
    (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.strueco.2021.03.003).

    8) Oikonomou, V.K., F.P. Fronimos and N.T. Chatzarakis, "f(R) gravity phase space in the presence of thermal effects". Physics of the Dark Universe 30: 100726. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dark.2020.100726). preprint in ArXiv [arXiv:2009.12897 [gr-qc]].

    9) Oikonomou, V.K. and N. Chatzatakis, "Canonical Scalar Field In ation with a Woods-Saxon Potential". Annals of Physics 411: 167999. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aop.2019.167999). preprint in ArXiv [arXiv:1908.09218 [gr-qc]].

    10) Chatzarakis, N. and V.K. Oikonomou, "Autonomous Dynamical System of Einstein-Gauss-Bonnet Cosmologies". Annals of Physics 419: 168216. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.aop.2020.168216). preprint in ArXiv [arXiv:1908.08141 [gr-qc]].

    11) Oikonomou, V.K. and N. Chatzatakis, "The Phase Space of k-essence f(R) Gravity Theory". Nuclear Physics B 956: 115023. (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nuclphysb.2020.115023). preprint in ArXiv [arXiv:1905.01904 [gr-qc]].

    12) Nojiri, S. S.D. Odintsov, V.K. Oikomou, N. Chatzarakis and P. Tanmoy, "Viable Inflationary Models in a Ghost-free Gauss-Bonnet Theory of Gravity", Eur. Phys. J. C 79: 565. (https://doi.org/10.1140/epjc/s10052-019-7080-1). preprint in ArXiv [arXiv:1907.00403 [gr-qc]].


    Research Interests

    Economic Growth, Business Cycles, Classical Theory of Prices, Econophysics


    Current Courses

    Directed Dissertation Study
    GECO 7991, Summer 2024

    Mentored Research
    GECO 6993, Summer 2024

    Future Courses

    Directed Dissertation Study
    GECO 7991, Fall 2024, Spring 2025

    Economic Crises
    LECO 2025, Fall 2024

    Graduate Microeconomics
    GECO 6190, Spring 2025

    Hist Foundations of Pol Eco 1
    GECO 5104, Fall 2024

    Ind Senior Project
    LECO 4990, Fall 2024, Spring 2025

    Independent Study
    LECO 3950, Fall 2024, Spring 2025

    Independent Study
    GECO 6990, Fall 2024, Spring 2025

    Intermediate Microeconomics
    LECO 3823, Spring 2025

    Mentored Research
    GECO 6993, Fall 2024, Spring 2025

    Past Courses

    Advanced Political Economy 2
    GECO 6205, Spring 2024

    Directed Dissertation Study
    GECO 7991, Fall 2023, Spring 2024

    Economic Crises
    LECO 2025, Spring 2024

    Hist Foundations of Pol Eco 1
    GECO 5104, Fall 2023

    Ind Senior Project
    LECO 4990, Fall 2023, Spring 2024

    Independent Study
    LECO 3950, Fall 2023, Spring 2024

    Independent Study
    GECO 6990, Fall 2023, Spring 2024

    Intermediate Microeconomics
    LECO 3823, Fall 2023

    Mentored Research
    GECO 6993, Fall 2023, Spring 2024

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