C. Bibliography - Seminar on Regional Economics

Tutor’s papers on the topics and other bibliography

1st group: International migration

  • Brahimi B., Labrianidis L. (2006) “Albanian return-migrants from Greece and Italy: their impacts upon spatial disparities within”, European Urban and Regional Studies
  • Chatziprokopiou P., Labrianidis L. (2003) “Return migration and economic development: the case of Albanian migrants that they return from Greece and Italy” (in Greek), TOPOS, vol. 20-21, pp. 77-97
  • Labrianidis L., Lyberaki A. (2001) Albanian immigrants in Thessaloniki: paths of prosperity and oversights of their public image (in Greek), Thessaloniki: Paratiritis / Athens: Patakis
  • Labrianidis L., Lyberaki A. (2004) “Back and forth and in-between: Albanian return-migrants from Greece and Italy”, Journal of International Migration and Integration, 5(1), pp. 77-106
  • Labrianidis L., Hatziprokopiou P (2005) Albanian return migration: migrants tend to return to their country of origin after all, in: R. King, N. Mai, and S. Schwandner- Sievers (eds.) The New Albanian Migration, Sussex Academic Press: Brighton, pp. 93-117
  • Labrianidis L., Lyberaki A., Tinios P. Hatziprokopiou P. (2004) “Inflow of migrants and outflow of FDI: Aspects of interdependence between Greece and the Balkans”, Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies vol. 30(6), pp. 1183-1208


2nd group: Internationalisation of capital

  • Chronaki Z., Hadjimichali C., Labrianidis L., Vaiou D. (1993) “Diffused industrialisation in Thessaloniki. From expansion to crisis”, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, vol. 17(2), pp. 178-194
  • Kalogerressis T., Labrianidis L. (2007) “Delocalisation of labour intensive activities in a globalised world: can things become better for the countries of Southeast Europe”?, in: Getimis P. and Kafkalas G. (eds) Overcoming fragmentation: the changing geography and the prospects for spatial cohesion in Southeast Europe, Ashgate
  • Karagianni S., Labrianidis L. (2001) “«The pros and cons of SMEs going international: Greek companies in Bulgaria”, Eastern European Economics, vol. 39(2), pp. 5-28
  • Labrianidis L. (1995) “Flexibility in production through subcontracting”, Environment and Planning A', vol. 27, pp. 193-203
  • Labrianidis L. (1996) “Subcontracting in Greek manufacturing and the opening of the Balkan markets”, Cyprus Journal of Economics vol. 9(1), pp. 29-45
  • Labrianidis L. (1997) “The opening of the Greek companies to the Balkan markets might have important negative consequences in the development of the country” (in Greek), The Hellenic Review of Political Sciences, vol. 9, pp. 65-101.
  • Labrianidis L. (2000) “The investment activity of Greek companies in the CEE Countries: The situation beyond the myth” (in Greek). In Andrikopoulou E. and Kafkalas G. (eds.) Greece and the new European Space: the enlargement and the new geography of European Development, Athens: Themelio, pp. 236-274
  • Labrianidis L. (2000) “Are Greek companies that invest in the Balkans in the ‘90s Transnational Companies?”, ιn Mitsos A. and Mossialos E. (eds.) Contemporary Greece and Europe, European Institute LSE, London: Ashgate Press, pp. 457-482
  • Labrianidis L., Kalantaridis C. (1997) “Globalisation and local industrial development in the European periphery: enterprise strategies in Eastern Macedonia and Thrace”, European Planning Studies vol. 5(4), pp. 477-494
  • Karagianni S., Katsikas I., Labrianidis L. (1998) “The presence of Greek firms in the CEE’s. Peculiarities and consequences” (in Greek), Social Science Tribune, vol. 24, 87- 122
  • Labrianidis L., Piasecki B., Smallbone D., Venesaar U., Todorov K. (1999) “Internationalisation and SME development in transition economies”, Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, vol. 5(4), pp. 363-375
  • Labrianidis L., Lyberaki A. (2003) “Location of Labour Intensive Enterprises in a Globalised Economy” (in Greek), in Getimis, P. and Kafkalas, G. (eds.) Space and Environment: Globalisation, Governance and Sustainability, Athens: Ziti, pp. 47-64
  • Labrianidis L., Kalantaridis C. (2004) “The delocalisation of production in labour intensive industries: Instances of triangular manufacturing between Germany, Greece and FYROM”, European Planning Studies, vol. 12(8) pp.1157-1173
  • Petrakos G., Totev S. (eds.) The development of the Balkan region. Aldershot: Ashgate, pp. 463- 489


4th group: Regional development – Regional policy in Greece

  • Asteriou D., Labrianidis L., Siriopoulos C. (1997) “Convergence of the per capita income in the Prefectures of Greece” (in Greek), Topos, vol. 13, pp. 63-76
  • Bella Ι., Labrianidis L. (2004) “In-migration as a development factor for rural areas” (in Greek), Topos, vol. 23-24, pp. 135-154
  • Kalogirou N., Karagianni S., Labrianidis L. (1989) “The consequences of incentives on the regional development of Greek industry” (in Greek), Greek Review of Social Research, vol. 73, pp. 39-77
  • Labrianidis L. (2003) “Local products as a means of assisting the development of less developed European rural areas” (in Greek), Aeichoros, vol. 2(1), pp. 6-35
  • Labrianidis L. (ed). (2004) The future of Europe’s rural peripheries: the role of entrepreneurship in responding to employment problems and social marginalisation, Aldershot: Ashgate
  • Labrianidis L. (ed.) (2004) Entrepreneurship in rural Europe: the case of Greece (in Greek), Thessaloniki: Paratiritis / Athens: Patakis
  • Labrianidis L. (2004) “Spatial development and restructuring of rural space in Greece” (in Greek), in Kafkalas G. (ed.) Spatial development: Theory – trends – policies, Athens: Kritiki, pp. 107 –132
  • Labrianidis L. (2006) “Human capital as the critical factor for the development of Europe’s rural peripheral areas”, in Vaz T., Morgan E. and Nijkamp (eds) The New European Rurality, London: Ashgate, pp. 41-59
  • Labrianidis L., Ρapamichos Ν. (1990) “Regional distribution of industry and the role of the state in Greece”, Εnvironment and Ρlanning C’ (Government and Policy), vol. 8(4), pp. 455-76
  • Petrakos G., Psycharis G. (2004) Regional development in Greece (in Greek), Athens: Kritiki
  • Labrianidis L., Kalogeressis T. (2006) “The Digital Divide in Europe’s Rural Enterprises”, Journal of European Planning Studies vol. 14(1), pp.23-39
  • (under review) Labrianidis L., Ferrao J., Kalantaridis C., Smallbone D. “Developing the entrepreneurial capacity of Europe’s Peripheral rural regions”, Regional Studies


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