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Georgios Antonopoulos

T:
01642 342392
Job title:
Professor of Criminology
E:
g.antonopoulos@tees.ac.uk
School/department:
School of Social Sciences, Business & Law
 
 
Research institute:
Social Futures Institute
 
 

About Georgios Antonopoulos

Georgios Antonopoulos

Georgios Antonopoulos
Professor of Criminology, School of Social Sciences, Business & Law
T: 01642 342392
E: g.antonopoulos@tees.ac.uk
Research institute: Social Futures Institute

Professor Georgios A. Antonopoulos has conducted research for the local authorities in Britain, the British Police, the British Ministry of Justice and the European Commission. He has published widely in the areas of organised crime and illegal markets as well as ethnicity, crime and justice, and in a range of international peer-reviewed journals including the European Journal of Criminology, the British Journal of Criminology, Crime, Law & Social Change, Trends in Organised Crime, and the International Criminal Justice Review

He is an associate of the Cross-Border Crime Colloquium, associate editor of the Journal Trends in Organised Crime, and member of the editorial boards of the journals Global Crime, International Journal of Cyber-Criminology, Journal of Financial Crime, Journal of Money Laundering Control, Journal of Applied Security ResearchRevista Criminalidad, and the British Journal of Criminology. In 2009 he received the European Society of Criminology Young Criminologist Award.

Research interests

Research interests and areas of potential PhD supervision

Georgios' research interests include the criminality, criminalisation and victimisation of minority ethnic groups and migrants, organised crime and illegal markets (cigarette black market, counterfeit products, illicit pharmaceuticals, stolen cars, human smuggling and trafficking). 

Publications

Recent publications

Books/edited collections
Antonopoulos, G.A. & Papanicolaou, G. (2014) Unlicensed Capitalism, Greek Style: Illegal Markets and ‘Organised Crime’ in Greece. Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers.

CSD [Antonopoulos, G.A., Di Nicola, A., Dzhekova, R., Hall, A., Levi, M., Rusev, A. and Terenghi, F.] (eds) (2015) Financing of Organised Crime. Sofia: Centre for the Study of Democracy.

van Duyne, P.C., Maljevic, A., Antonopoulos, G., Harvey, J. & von Lampe, K. (eds) (2015) The Relativity of Wrongdoing: Corruption, Organised Crime, Fraud and Money Laundering in Perspective. Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers.

Antonopoulos, G.A. (guest editor) (2015) ‘Sports, Corruption and Organised Crime’. Special issue of Trends in Organised Crime. 18(3). New York: Springer.

Antonopoulos, G.A. (ed.) (2016) Illegal Entrepreneurship, Organized Crime and Social Control: Essays in Honor of Professor Dick Hobbs. Studies of Organized Crime Vol.14. New York: Springer.

Van Duyne, P.C., Scheinost, M., Antonopoulos, G.A., Harvey, J. and von Lampe, K. (eds) (2016) Narratives on Organised Crime in Europe: Criminals, Corrupters and Policy. Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers.

Hall, A. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (forthcoming 2016) Fake Meds Online: The Internet and the Transnational Market in Illicit Pharmaceuticals. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Articles

Antonopoulos, G.A. (2015) ‘Eyes on the Ball, Head on the Game (…and Hands in the Honey Pot)’: An Introduction to the Special Issue on ‘Sports, Corruption and Organised Crime’, Trends in Organised Crime, 18(3), 169-175.

Manoli, A.E. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (2015) ‘The Only Game in Town?’: Football Match-Fixing in Greece’, Trends in Organised Crime, 18(3), 196-211.

Wang, P. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (2015) ‘Organized Crime and Illegal Gambling: How Do Illegal Gambling Enterprises Respond to Challenges Caused by Their Illegality in China?’, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology, DOI:10.1177/0004865815573874 

Antonopoulos, G.A. & Hall, A. (2015) ‘The Financial Management of the Illicit Tobacco Trade in the United Kingdom’, British Journal of Criminology, doi:10.1093/bjc/azv062

Antonopoulos, G.A. & Hall. A. (2016) ‘Gain With No Pain’: Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids Trafficking in the UK’, European Journal of Criminology doi:10.1177/1477370816633261

Manoli, A.E., Antonopoulos, G.A. & Levi, M. (forthcoming 2016) ‘Football Clubs and Financial Crimes in Greece’, Journal of Financial Crime.

Hall, A. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (forthcoming 2016) ‘Coke on Tick’: Exploring the Cocaine Market in the UK through the Lens of Financial Management’, Journal of Financial Crime.
  
Chapters
Hobbs, D. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (2014) ‘How to Research Organised Crime’. In Paoli, L. (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Organised Crime. (pp.96-117) New York: Oxford University Press.

Hall, A. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (2015) ‘License to Pill: Illegal Entrepreneurs’ Tactics in the Online Trade of Medicines’. In van Duyne, P.C., Maljevic, A., Antonopoulos, G.A., Harvey, J. & von Lampe, K.(eds) The Relativity of Wrongdoing: Corruption, Organised Crime, Fraud and Money Laundering in Perspective. (pp.229-252) Nijmegen: Wolf Legal Publishers.

Antonopoulos, G.A. & Papanicolaou, G. (2016) ‘Capitalism Without License: The Greek Case’. In Gasparinatou, M. (ed.) Crime and Penal Repression in a Time of Crisis. (pp.955-976) Athens: Sakkoulas.

Antonopoulos, G.A. (2016) ‘Introduction’. In Antonopoulos, G.A. (ed.) Illegal Entrepreneurship, Organized Crime and Social Control: Essays in Honor of Professor Dick Hobbs (Studies of Organized Crime Series vol.14) (pp.v-xiv) New York: Springer.

Shen, A. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (2016) ‘Women in Criminal Market Activities: Findings from a Study in China’. In Antonopoulos, G.A. (ed.) Illegal Entrepreneurship, Organised Crime and Social Control: Essays in Honour of Professor Dick Hobbs (Studies of Organised Crime Series vol.14) (pp.123-139) New York: Springer.

Hall, S. & Antonopoulos, G.A. (forthcoming 2016) ‘Troika, Austerity and the Reluctant Resort to Criminality in Greece’. In Whyte, D. & Wiegratz, J.(eds) Neoliberalism and the Moral Economy of Fraud. London: Routledge.
 

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  • Canadian Journal of Criminology and Criminal Justice – New Issue
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    Match-Fixing in International Sports: Existing Processes, Law Enforcement and Prevention Strategies - Reviewed by Georgios A. Antonopoulos, Teesside University, UK