Dimitrios TSAGDIS

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Dimitrios Tsagdis is an Associate Professor of International Business. Dimitri joined KEDGE Business School following a distinguished 23-year career in the UK at Hull, Manchester Metropolitan, Lincoln, and Sunderland Universities along with several international visiting professorships in Austria, Denmark, France, and Colombia. His research focuses on the interface between local and global business. In particular, he is interested in clusters and regions; internationalization (especially SMEs) and FDI/M&A; multi-level governance and policy, firms and institutions, growth and competitiveness, productivity and wealth; innovation and entrepreneurship, microfinance, organizational excellence, knowledge and sustainability, workforce diversity and firm performance, systems theory and research methodology.

    Recent publications
    Publication Year of publication Type of publication
    LUPTON, N., A. JIMENEZ, S. BAYRAKTAR, D. TSAGDIS, "Climate risk and private participation projects in infrastructure: mitigating the impact of locational (dis)advantages", Management Decision, 2021, vol. 59, no. 1, pp. 51-67 2021 Journal article
    FERNANDES, A. J. S., A. JIMENEZ, D. TSAGDIS, J. KRAAK, "Managing political risk in the oil and gas industry in a developing economy: the case of BP in Angola", European J. of International Management, 2019, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 733-755 2019 Journal article
    ALKHANBOULI, A., C. ESTAY, D. TSAGDIS, "Business Model and Business Model Innovation of the Free Zones in the United Arab Emirates: A Qualitative Approach.", Management International, 2019, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 97-108 2019 Journal article
    MEJRI, K., J.MACVAUGH, D.TSAGDIS, "Knowledge configurations of small and medium-sized knowledge-intensive firms in a developing economy: A knowledge-based view of business-to-business internationalization", Industrial Marketing Management, 2018, vol. 71, pp. 160-170 2018 Journal article
    Teaching domains


    • International Business Environment
    • States and Corporations in the World Economy
    Research domains

    International Business

    • Clusters


    • International entrepreneurship


    • Regional economics
    • Labour productivity
    • Growth
    • Varieties of capitalism

    Industrial Marketing

    • B2B internationalisation


    • Geopolitics