Research

Research Interests

♦   Applied Econometrics

♦   Economics of Crime

♦   Economics of Education

♦   Panel Data

Accepted at International Journal of Forecasting

♦   Dynamic Factor Models with Clustered Loadings: Forecasting Education Flows using Unemployment Data (with Francisco Blasques, Meindert Heres Hoogerkamp and Siem Jan Koopman)

Work in Progress

♦   Job Loss and Crime – What’s income got to do with it? (with Olivier Marie)

♦   Families, Crime and the Economy: Micro Conditions as Moderator of Macro Effects
(with Arjan Blokland and Frank Weerman)

Conferences and Seminars (including organizing)

♦   Annual Meetings of the Criminology Consortium (November 2020, presented)

♦   Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology (September 2020, presented)

♦   VU Amsterdam – Econometrics Brown Bag Seminar (Nov. 2019, presented)

♦   Transatlantic Workshop on the Economics of Crime (Sep. 2019, attended)

♦   Netherlands Econometric Study Group (May 2019, poster)

♦   Annual Jamboree for PhD Candidates at Tinbergen Institute (May 2019, presented)

♦   Netherlands Economists Day at Dutch Central Bank (Nov. 2018, attended)

♦   Annual Jamboree for PhD Candidates at Tinbergen Institute (May 2018, co-organized)

♦   NSCR Brown Bag Lunch Seminar (May 2018, presented)

♦   VU Amsterdam – Economics Lunch Seminar (April 2018, presented)

♦   VU Amsterdam – Econometrics Brown Bag Seminar (March 2018, presented)

♦   PhD Lunch Seminar Series at Tinbergen Institute (since Jan. 2018, co-organizer)

♦   (EC)^2 on Time-varying Parameter Models (Dec. 2017, attended)