Category Archives: English

Thessaloniki: A World Forum for Econometrics

PRESS RELEASE: Published at on March 21, 2017. During 7-8 July 2017, Thessaloniki will host the 2017 “International Panel Data Conference”, which marks the anniversary of 40 years from the beginning of the series in 1977 in Paris. The … Continue reading

Posted in English | Tagged | Leave a comment

The truth behind “The business of Greece and Macedonia”

This article responds to an opinion piece by Perth MP Alannah MacTiernan. Our article was published on the front page of Neos Kosmos on Saturday April 23, 2016. The web version is available here. The Greek version is available here.   … Continue reading

Posted in English | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Significance of Alexander the Great for Hellenism, European Civilization and Humanity

As part of the 31st anniversary of the sister-city relationship between Melbourne and Thessaloniki, the Thessaloniki Association “The White Tower”, in conjunction with the Greek Community of Melbourne and Victoria, organized a special lecture on Alexander the Great. The event … Continue reading

Posted in English | Tagged | Leave a comment

A Very Short History of Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki is a rare example of a city that boasts an urban character for over 2,300 years, i.e. throughout the course of its history. This contrasts with other large modern cities with rich history, not only in Greece but also … Continue reading

Posted in English | Tagged | 1 Comment

A Small Contribution to the World Statistics Day 2015

There is a famous maxim “it is easy to lie with statistics but it is easier to lie without them”. This is precisely the main reason why most major international organizations and policy-making agencies nowadays invest a large amount of … Continue reading

Posted in English | Leave a comment