Panagiotis (Peter) Tsigaris
Dr. Panagiotis (Peter) Tsigaris
InterestsGood company and fun with life.
Research InterestsEnvironmental Economics, Public Economics, Taxation Policy and Design, Decisions under Uncertainty, Education of Economics, Scholarly Publishing.
Bachelor of Commerce, Masters of Arts, Doctor of Philosophy (Concordia University, Canada)
AWARDS OR DISTINCTIONS
SOBE Faculty Council research award, June 2020
TRU Distinguished Service Award, April 2020
TRU Environmental Achievement Award, April 2014
TRU Chair Leadership Award, May 2014
Nominated for the 3M award, 2012, 2017
Master Teacher Award, Thompson Rivers University, 2012
Excellence in Research Award, Faculty Council of School of Business and Economics, 2011.
Nominated for the Distinguished Service Award, Thompson Rivers University, 2008
Teaching Excellence Award, Thompson Rivers University, 2007
Scholarly Activity Merit (Research) Award, Thompson Rivers University, 2007
PublicationsPEER REVIEWED JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS 2021
Hlouskova J, P. Tsigaris, (2021) Capital income taxation of a prospect theory household: A two-period model, Public Finance and Administration (accepted)
Teixeira da Silva, J.A., Tsigaris, P. (2021) Estimating worldwide costs of premature mortalities caused by COVID-19. Journal of Health Research (in press)DOI: 10.1108/JHR-09-2020-0406
Tsigaris, P., Teixeira da Silva, J.A. (2021) Blunting COVID-19???s negative impact: Lessons from Israel???s vaccination campaign. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease 41: 102029. DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2021.102029
Teixeira da Silva, J.A., Tsigaris, P. (2021) The role of lockdowns and health policies for Covid-19 in Italy. Italian Journal of Medicine 15(1): pages 15(1): 1-6. DOI: 10.4081/itjm.2020.1366
Teixeira da Silva, J.A., Bornemann-Cimenti, H., Tsigaris, P. (2021) Optimizing peer review to minimize the risk of retracting COVID-19-related literature. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy 24(1): 21-26. DOI: 10.1007/s11019-020-09990-z
Tsigaris, P., Teixeira da Silva, J.A. (2021) Why blacklists are not reliable: A theoretical framework. The Journal of Academic Librarianship 47: 102266. DOI: 10.1016/j.acalib.2020.102266
Teixeira da Silva, J.A., Tsigaris, P., Erfanmanesh, M.A. (2021) Publishing volumes in major databases related to Covid-19. Scientometrics 126(1): 831-842. DOI: 10.1007/s11192-020-03675-3
Teixeira da Silva, J.A., Tsigaris, P. "Determinants of Covid-19 pandemic-induced fatality rates across nations". Public Health, volume 187,140-142, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.puhe.2020.08.008
For all peer reviewed publications see ResearchGate:
Employment HistoryProfessor, Thompson Rivers University, 2013 Onwards
Associate Professor of Economics, Thompson Rivers University, December 2006-2012
Assistant Professor of Economics, Thompson Rivers University, August 1999 December 2006
Full Time Lecturer, University College of the Cariboo, August 1993 August 1999
Part Time Lecturer, Concordia University, August 1983- August 1993
Courses TaughtENVIRONMENTAL AND PUBLIC ECONOMICS FOCUS:
Principles of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Economics of Climate Change, Topics in the Economics of Education, Topics in Environmental Policy and Management, Environmental Economics, Cost Benefit Analysis, Global and Canadian Economic Issues, Issues in Public Finance, Economics of Taxation.
Canadian Financial Markets, International Macroeconomics and Finance, Time Series Analysis and Forecasting, International Financial Markets.
Introduction to Macroeconomics, Introduction to Microeconomics, Statistics for Business and Economics, Managerial Economics, Intermediate Microeconomics and Macroeconomic theory.