Dr. Nicholas Apergis is Professor of Economics in the Business School (Division of Economics and Finance) at the University of Derby, UK. Previously he was with Curtin University, Australia, and the University of Piraeus, Greece. His teaching and research areas are within Macrofinance, Applied Economics and Energy Economics. He has over 250 papers in peer review journals with a current Scopus H-index=41, while he is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Financial Studies, the Energy Research Letters, and the Asian Journal of Economics and Finance. According to the Repec statistics (as of July 2020) he is holding the 74th position across global economists who are research active over the last 10 years. He has been an external examiner to a number of overseas doctoral theses in relevance to energy and environmental issues. He is currently supervising 3 PhD theses, while in the past he supervised over 150 Master’s theses and 3 PhD theses. He has also served as consultant in a number of private corporations and in a number of boards of directors.
Decomposing supply shocks in the US electricity industry: evidence from a time-varying Bayesian panel vector autoregression model
This paper investigates spillovers between electricity supply shocks and US growth, using monthly data from forty-eight US states from January 2001 to September 2016, and employs a novel strategy for electricity supply shocks based on a time-varying…