Newcastle University Business School

Staff Profile

Dr Volodymyr Bilotkach

Senior Lecturer in Economics


Dr. Bilotkach joined Newcastle University in 2012. He has previously taught at the University of California, Irvine, and Northumbria University; and held short-time appointments with Kyiv School of Economics, Korea University, ZEW in Mannheim, and Hiroshima University. Dr. Bilotkach is Associate Editor of Journal of Air Transport Management, and serves on Editorial Board of Research in Transportation Economics. He is also the author of the book "Economics of Airlines", published by Agenda Publishing in September 2017.

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Dr. Bilotkach's research interest spans the aviation sector of economy. He has published extensively on airline alliances, and written on issues ranging from airline mergers to airport regulation to economics of distribution of airline tickets. He advised the Netherlands Competition Authority and the European Commission on policy issues in the aviation sector. Dr. Bilotkach is a recipient of the Industrial Organization Society's award for the best paper published by a younger scholar in Review of Industrial Organization.

Dr. Bilotkach welcomes inquiries from prospective Ph.D. students interested in working towards their degree at Newcastle University on transportation economics and industrial organization related topics.


At Newcastle University, Dr. Bilotkach teaches Introductory Economics, Government and Industry, Price Discrimination, and Applied Economics modules.