Constantinos Syropoulos

Education

BA Economics/Mathematics - Reed College Portland, OR 1979
MA Economics - Yale University New Haven, CT 1982
Ph.D. Economics - Yale University New Haven, CT USA 1989

Selected Works

Articles

Garfinkel, Michelle R., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Trade Openness and the Settlement of Domestic Disputes in the Shadow of the Future. Research in Economics 69 (Feb 2015): 191–213.

Garfinkel, Michelle R., Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Trade and Insecure Resources. Journal of International Economics 95 (Jan 2015): 98-114.

Bond, Eric W., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Economic Integration and the Sustainability of Multimarket Collusion. Economics Letters 117 (Oct 2012): 42-44.

Akinbosoye, Osayi, Bond, Eric W., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., On the Stability of Multimarket Collusion in Price-Setting Supergames. International Journal of Industrial Organization 30 (Mar 2012): 253-264.

Dinopoulos, Elias, Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Yotov, V. Yoto, and Xu, Bin, Intra-Industry Trade and the Skill Premium: Theory and Evidence. Journal of International Economics 84 (May 2011): 15-25.

Garfinkel, Michelle R., Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Globalization and Domestic Conflict. Journal of International Economics 72 (Dec 2008): 296-308.

Bond, Eric W., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Trade Costs and Multimarket Collusion. Rand Journal of Economics 39 (Winter 2008): 1080-1104.

Dinopoulos, Elias, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Rent Protection as a Barrier to Innovation and Growth. Economic Theory 32 (Aug 2007): 309-332.

Bond, Eric W., Riezman, Raymond G., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., A Strategic and Welfare Theoretic Analysis of Free Trade Areas. Journal of International Economics 64 (Oct 2004): 1-27.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Rules for the Disposition of Tariff Revenues and the Determination of Common External Tariffs in Customs Unions. Journal of International Economics 60 (Aug 2003): 387-416.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Optimum Tariffs and Retaliation Revisited: How Country Size Matters. Review of Economic Studies 69 (Jul 2002): 707-727.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., On Tariff Preferences and Delegation Decisions in Customs Unions: A Heckscher-Ohlin Approach. Economic Journal 112 (Jul 2002): 625-648.

Anbarci, Nejat, Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Comparing Bargaining Solutions in the Shadow of Conflict: How Norms against Threats Can Have Real Effects. Journal of Economic Theory 106 (Feb 2002): 1-16.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Insecure Property and the Efficiency of Exchange. Economic Journal 112 (Jan 2002): 133-146.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Guns, Butter and Openness: On the Relationship between Security and Trade. The American Economic Review 91 (May 2001): 353-357.

Bond, Eric W., Syropoulos, Constantinos A., and Winters, L A., Deepening of Regional Integration and Multilateral Trade Agreements. Journal of International Economics 53 (Apr 2001): 335-361.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Customs Unions and Comparative Advantage. Oxford Economic Papers 51 (Apr 1999): 239-266.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Complementarity in Contests. European Journal of Political Economy 14 (Nov 1998): 667-684.

Dinopoulos, Elias, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Tariffs and Schumpeterian Growth. Journal of International Economics 42 (May 1997): 1997.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., The Distribution of Income in the Presence of Appropriative Activities. Economica 64 (Feb 1997): 101-117.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Nontariff Trade Controls and Leader-Follower Relations in International Competition. Economica 63 (Nov 1996): 633-648.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Can the Shadow of the Future Harm Cooperation?. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 29 (May 1996): 355-372.

Bond, Eric W., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., The Size of Trading Blocs: Market Power and World Welfare Effects. Journal of International Economics 40 (May 1996): 411-438.

Dinopoulos, Elias, Kreinin, Mordechai E., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Bilateral Trade Wars. International Trade Journal 10 (Apr 1996): 3-20.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., On the Effects of Insecure Property. Canadian Journal of Economics 24 (Apr 1996): S622-S626.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Implications of Preferential Trading Arrangements for Policy and Market Access. Canadian Journal of Economics 24 (Apr 1996): S401-S405.

Dinopoulos, Elias, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Growth Creating Trading Blocs. Canadian Journal of Economics 24 (Apr 1996): S371-S375.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., On Pareto-Improving Voluntary Export Restraints. International Journal of Industrial Organization 14 (Jan 1996): 71-84.

Dinopoulos, Elias, Kreinin, Mordechai E., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Bilateral Quota Wars. Canadian Journal of Economics 28 (Nov 1995): 939-944.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Endogenous Timing of in Games of Commercial Policy. Canadian Journal of Economics 28 (Nov 1994): 847-864.

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Quantitative Restrictions and Tariffs with Endogenous Firm Behavior. European Economic Review 36 (Dec 1992): 1627-1646.

Chapters

Garfinkel, Michelle R., Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Trade in the Shadow of Power.” Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Peace and Conflict, Ed. Michelle R. Garfinkel and Stergios Skaperdas. New York: Oxford University Press, (2012):

Garfinkel, Michelle R., Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Globalization and Insecurity: Reviewing Some Basic Issues.” Guns and Butter: The Economic Causes and Consequences of Conflict, Ed. Hess, G.D.. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, (2009):

Bond, Eric W., and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Tariff Adjustments in Preferential Trade Agreements.” Globalization and Emerging Issues in Trade Theory and Policy, Ed. Beladi, H Choi, K, Long, N.V. Tawada, M and Tran. Bindley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, (2008):

Dinopoulos, Elias, Gungoraydinoglu, Ali, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Patent Protection and Global Schumpeterian Growth.” Trade, Globalization and Poverty, Ed. Dinopoulos, E. Krishna, P., Panagariya A. and Wong. New York: Routledge: Taylor and Francis Ltd, (2007):

Dinopoulos, Elias, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “International Diffusion and Appropriability of Technological Expertise.” Volume 7: Advances in Applied Microeconomics, Ed. Michael R. Baye. New York: JAI Press, (1998): 115-137.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Competitive Trade with Conflict.” The Political Economy of Conflict and Appropriation, Ed. Garfinkel M.R. and S. Skaperdas, S. New York: Cambridge University Press, (1996): 73-95.

Skaperdas, Stergios, and Syropoulos, Constantinos A., “Gangs as Primitative States.” The Economics of Organized Crime, Ed. Fiorentini G. and Peltzman, S. London: Cambridge University Press, (1994): 61-82.

Presented Research

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Yotov, Yoto, and Huang, Liming, On the Implications of Bilateral Free Trade Agr…, Research on Economic Theory and Econometrics: Milos, Greece, (Jul 2011):

Syropoulos, Constantinos A., Garfinkel, Michelle R., and Skaperdas, Stergios, Trade and Insecure Resources: Implications for welfare and Comparative Advantage, 2011 Meetings of the “Society for Advancement of Economic Theory” (SAET): Ancao (Faro), Portugal, (Jun 2011):

WWW Resources

Areas of Expertise

  • International Trade
  • Microeconomics
  • Political Economy