Recent Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals

  1. Ingold, K., Fisher, M., Christopoulos, D. (2021) ‘The roles actors play in policy networks: central positions in strongly institutionalized fields’, Network Science.
  2. Stirzaker, R., Galloway, L., Muhonen, J., & Christopoulos, D. (2021). The drivers of social entrepreneurship: agency, context, compassion and opportunism. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research.
  3. Terry, E., Marks, A., Dakessian, A., Christopoulos, D. (2021) ‘Emotional Labour and the Autonomy of Dependent Self-Employed Workers: Exploring the Limitations of Digital Managerial Control in the Home Credit sector’. Work, Employment and Society.
  4. Sohn, C., Christopoulos, D., Koskinen, J. (2020) ‘Geography is more than just distance! The effects of borders and territoriality on policy networks’ Geographical Analysis, in queue for print.
  5. James, S. & Christopoulos, D. (2018) ‘Reputational Leadership and Preference Similarity: Explaining organizational collaboration in bank policy networks’, European Journal of Political Research, vol57/2: 518-538.
  6. Ceddia, G., Christopoulos, D., Hernandez, Y., Zepharovich, E. (2017) ‘Governance network topologies and climate change adaptation: a preliminary analysis of flood risk management in Austria’ Environmental Science and Policy, 77: 140-146.
  7. Hernandez-Gonzalez, Y., Ceddia, G., Zepahrovich, E., Christopoulos, D. (2017) ‘Prescriptive Conflict Prevention Analysis: An Application to the 2021 Update of the Austrian Flood Risk Management Plan’, Environmental Science and Policy 66: 299-309.
  8. Christopoulos, D. (2016) ‘Leadership and political capital as predictors of coalition success: Experiments in social networks,’ Methodological Innovations, 9 (Jan-Dec), DOI:10.1177/2059799116630649
  9. Christopoulos, D., Ingold, K. (2015) ‘Exceptional or just well connected? Political entrepreneurs and brokers in policy making’ The European Political Science Review, 7(3) 475-498 DOI: 10.1017/S1755773914000277.
  10. Walther, O., Christopoulos, D. (2015) ‘Islamic Terrorism and the Malian Rebellion’ Terrorism and Political Violence, 27(3): 497-519, DOI: 10.1080/09546553.2013.809340.
  11. Christopoulos, D., Vogl, S. (2015) ‘The Motivation of Social Entrepreneurs: The roles, agendas and relations of altruistic economic actors’ The Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, 6(1) 1-30 DOI: 1080/19420676.2014.954254.
  12. Walther, O., Christopoulos, D. (2014) ‘The 2012 Malian Conflict Network’, Connections, 34(1-2).
  13. Christopoulos, D. (2014) ‘Elite Social Capital and Regional Growth in European Regions’ European Urban and Regional Studies, 21(3), pp. 272-285. DOI: 1177/0969776412445720

Book Chapters

  1. Christopoulos, D. (2017) ‘Governance Networks in Politics’ in B. Hollstein et al. (eds.) Networked Governance, pp.55-71. Springer Academic Publishers.
  2. Ingold, K., Christopoulos, D. (2015) ‘The networks of political entrepreneurs: A case study of Swiss Climate Policy’ in L. Miles and E. Petridou (eds.) Entrepreneurship in the Polis, pp. 17-30, Ashgate,.
  3. Christopoulos, D., Aubke, F. (2014) ‘Data Collection for Social Network Analysis in Tourism Research’, in M. MacLeod and R. Vaughan (eds.) Knowledge Networks and Tourism, Routledge, pp. 140-156.


Knoke, D., Diani, M., Hollway, J., Christopoulos, D. 2021 Multimodal Political Networks, Cambridge University Press.