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Manthos Delis is a Professor of Financial Economics at Audencia Business School and Member of the Board of Directors at the University of Ioannina.

His current research emphasizes the role of sustainable finance (especially bank credit) in modern societies. More than 60 of his papers are published in top-tier journals, with 10 publications in FT-listed journals (Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial & Quantitative Analysis, Management Science, Operations Research, Review of Finance), 21 in ABS 4 journals, and many other in top-field journals (European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Money, Credit & Banking, etc.).


He has been a full professor since the age of 33 and IDEAS ranks his research among the top 1% economics researchers in the world. Among other awards, on March 2019, he was externally nominated for the USERN Prize 2019 and is included in the Stanford science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators.


He is a co-founder and member of the organizing committee of the CEPR Endless Summer Conference on Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance. He is also a member of the program committee of the Swiss Winter Conference on Financial Intermediation, and a member of the scientific committee of the Hellenic Finance and Accounting Association (HFAA). He serves as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Financial Stability and the International Review of Finance


Please check below for selected recent publications and for several articles on the restructuring of the Greek economy. 



For a full list of my publication record and working papers click here


Working papers and R&Rs

  • Corporate taxes and economic inequality: A credit channel (with E. Galariotis, M. Iosifidi, S. Ongena). CEPR. VOX EU story. SSRN. IDEAS.

    • Inter alia presented at the EFiC 2023 Conference in Banking and Corporate Finance, the 22nd C.r.e.d.i.t. 2023, and the 2023 Strasburg, Bank of Finland, and Fordham Workshop on Banking and the Society. ​​

  • Too-big-to-strand? Bond versus bank financing in the transition to a low-carbon economy (with W. Beyene, De Greiff, K., and S. Ongena). CEPR.

    • Inter alia presented at the European Central Bank, the Florence School of Banking and Finance-European University Institute Joint Seminar, the German Council of Economic Experts, Temple University, Tinbergen Institute, the University of Luxembourg / European Stability Mechanism, the 2021 Bank of Japan International Research Workshop on Climate-Related Financial Risks, the 2022 BOFIT Bank of Finland Workshop on Banking and Institutions, the 2021 third Endless Summer Conference on Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance, the 2022 European Network for Research on Investment Meeting of the European Investment Bank, the 2022 Roundtable on “The Economics of Climate Change Policy" (Bern), the 2022 SFI Knowledge Exchange Seminar on Banks and Climate (Zürich), and the 2020 Swiss Finance Institute Research Days.

  • Gender of firm decision-makers and within-firm wage disparity (with I. Hasan, M. Iosifidi, P. Politsidis, and A. Saunders). SSRN.

    • Inter alia presented at the ASSA 2024 annual meeting, the 2023 FMA Annual Meeting, the GRETA C.r.e.d.i.t. 2023 Conference, the 6th Erasmus Corporate Governance Conference, the 25th International Conference on Macroeconomic Analysis and International Finance (ICMAIF), and the 12th International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS).

  • Credit and income inequality (with F. Fringuellotti and S. Ongena). Available as a NY Fed Working paperR&R in the European Economic Review

    • Presented inter alia at: ASSA 2021 annual meeting; Federal Reserve Week After Conference on Financial Markets and Institutions 2021; Paris December Finance Meeting; EFA 2020; EEA 2020; 9th MoFiR Workshop on Banking; CEPR’s Endless Summer Conference on Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance.

  • Corporate tax changes and credit costs (with Y. Deli, I. Hasan, P, Politsidis, and A. Saunders). SSRNR&R in the Journal of Money, Credit & Banking

    • Inter alia presented at the 2022 International Conference on Macroeconomic Analysis and International Finance (ICMAIF), the 2022 World Finance Conference, the 2021 World Finance Banking Symposium, the 11th National Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society (FEBS), and the 2019 International Tax Conference (Beijing University of Technology).

  • Global evidence on profit shifting (with F. Delis, L. Laeven, and S. Ongena). CEPRVOXEU storyR&R in the Journal of Accounting & Economics​​

  • Reserves regulation and the risk-taking channel (with S. Kokas and A. Kontonikas). SSRN. R&R in the Journal of Corporate Finance​​



Recent publications (Working paper versions are in SSRN and IDEAS)



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