Dr Bournakis obtained a PhD in Economics from the University of Kent after completing an MA in Economics and Econometrics at the University of Manchester. His research interests lie within Applied Macroeconomics, with particular reference to Growth, Productivity, and Innovation. He has taught Macroeconomics and International Trade at various academic levels. He has been the Programme Leader for the Distance Learning MBA at Middlesex University Business School from 2013 to 2019.
Bournakis, Ioannis (2021) Spillovers and productivity: revisiting the puzzle with EU firm-level data. Economic Letters , 201 . ISSN 0165-1765
Savic, Maja and Lawton Smith, Helen and Bournakis, Ioannis (2020) Innovation and external knowledge sources in knowledge intensive business services (KIBS): evidence from de-industrialized UK regions. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development , 32 (9-10). pp. 805-826. ISSN 0898-5626
Bardaka, Ioanna and Bournakis, Ioannis and Kaplanoglou, Georgia (2020) Total factor productivity (TFP) and fiscal consolidation: How harmful is austerity? Economic Modelling . ISSN 0264-9993 (Published online first)
Bournakis, Ioannis and Papanastassiou, Marina and Pitelis, Christos (2019) The impact of multinational and domestic enterprises on regional productivity: the evidence from the UK. Regional Studies , 53 (2). pp. 159-170. ISSN 0034-3404
Bournakis, Ioannis and Mallick, Sushanta (2018) Do corporate taxes harm economic performance? Explaining distortions in R&D- and export-intensive UK firms. Macroeconomic Dynamics . pp. 1-23. ISSN 1365-1005 (Published online first)