Publications

The Grammenos Library

The Grammenos Library comprises a series of books edited by Professor Grammenos and written by leading academics in their fields focusing on the business and economic aspects of the maritime and transport industry, these practical titles are designed for industry professionals, and discuss diverse topics such as port infrastructure finance, commodity trade, and piracy.

The current library consists of the following titles:

The Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business, Costas Th. Grammenos, editor
The Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business is the founding title in the Grammenos Library. The book brings together contributions of over fifty internationally known academics from fifteen different countries, all of whom are members of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME).

The diversity of the subjects covered is unique and the results of research developed over many years are not only comprehensive, but also have important implications on real life issues in maritime business.

First edition:
Published by LLP, 2002
ISBN 978-1-84311-195-5

Second edition:
Published by Lloyd's List, 2010
ISBN: 978-1-84311-880-0

See also the launch of the Book

Commodity Trade and Finance, Michael Tamvakis
Commodity Trade and Finance looks at the economics of key commodity groups, including energy, agriculture and metals

First edition:
Published by Informa, 2007
ISBN 978-1-84311-704-9

Second edition:
Published by Routledge, 2015
ISBN 978-0-41573-245-1

Port Infrastructure Finance, Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van de Voorde, Thierry Vanelslander
This book provides an expert analysis of alternative investments routes and the investment strategies available to the major port players, and is a much-needed guide to expanding the investor base for private debt funding of projects from loan providers to bond investors.

Published by Routledge, 2014
ISBN 978-0-41572-006-9 

Modelling and Forecasting Dry Bulk Shipping, Shun Chen, Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van de Voorde, Koos Frouws
This book models price behaviour and forecasts prices in the dry bulk shipping market, a major component of the world shipping industry.

Published by Routledge, 2014
ISBN 978-0-41571-983-4

Maritime Safety, Security and Piracy, Wayne Talley
Security and other safety issues are more important than ever in the maritime industry. Maritime Safety, Security and Piracy is the first book to discuss safety, security and piracy in the maritime context.

Published by Routledge, 2008
ISBN 978-1-84311-767-4 

Future Challenges for the Port and Shipping Sector, Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van De Voorde, Thierry Vanelslander
Future Challenges for the Port and Shipping Sector discusses the issues that most influence the future of the maritime and port industries.

Published by Routledge, 2008
ISBN 978-1-84311-771-1

Other books by the Centre's staff

Shipping Derivatives and Risk Management, Amir Alizadeh and Nikos Nomikos

This is a comprehensive book which covers the theoretical and practical aspects of managing financial risk in shipping as well as pricing and trading of different shipping derivatives instruments.

Published by Palgrave MacMillan, 2009
ISBN 978-0-23021-591-7

Take a look at a list of the Centre's publish papers from 1993-2013.