12735765_10208795408141337_247279374_n.jpg Democritus University of Thrace

Department of Environmental Engineering

Business and Environmental Technology Economics Lab



Research Interests

Applied Environmental and Energy Economics

Big Data

Environmental Legislation



Key Publications

Mavragani, A., Nikolaou, I.E. & Tsagarakis, K.P. (2016). Open Economy, Institutional Quality, and Environmental Performance: A Macroeconomic Approach, Sustainability, 8, 601.

Mavragani, A., Sypsa, K., Sampri, A. & Tsagarakis, K.P. (2016). Quantifying the UK Online Interest in substances of the EU Watch List for Water Monitoring: Diclofenac, Estradiol, and the Macrolide Antibiotics, Water, 8(11), 542.

Mavragani, A. & Tsagarakis, K.P.  ‘Clean energy’ vs. ‘green’ energy: quantifying the online interest in USA & Australia, Bulgarian Chemical Communications, 48, Special Issue E, 248-253.

Eftymiou, L., Mavragani, A., Tsagarakis, K. P. (2016). Quantifying the Effect of Macroeconomic & Social Factors on Illegal E-waste Trade. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(8), 789.

Sampri, A., Mavragani, A. & Tsagarakis, K.P. (2016). Evaluating Google Trends as a tool for integrating the ‘Smart Health’ concept in the Smart Cities’ governance in USA. Procedia Engineering, 162, 585–592.