My publications (in English)


Recent publications

2016  “The Healthy Primary School of the Future: Study protocol of a quasi-experimental study”, with Maartje Willeboordse, Maria Jansen, Simone van den Heijkant, Andrew Simons, Bjorn Winkens, Renate de Groot, Nina Bartelink, Stef Kremers, Patricia van Assema, Hans Savelberg, Elise de Neubourg, Lex Borghans, Karien Coppens, Renate Dietvorst, Rankie ten Hoopen, Fons Coomans, Saskia Klosse, Martien Conjaerts, Marije Oosterhoff, Manuela Joore, Isabel Ferreira, Peter Muris, Hans Bosma, Henna Toppenberg, and Onno van Schayck.
BMC Public Health, 16(1).

2016  “Does the teacher beat the test? The additional value of teacher assessment in predicting student ability”, with Eva Feron and Bas Ter Weel.
De Economist, 164(4): 391-418.

2016 “Experimentalism in Dutch education policy: Experiences and lessons learnt”, with Lex Borghans and Inge de Wolf.
In OECD, Governing education in a complex world, Paris: OECD.

2015 “The socioeconomic patterning of perceived stress and hair cortisol in Dutch 10-12 year olds“, with Hans Bosma, Bart Golsteyn, Danielle Groffen, Tobias Stalder, Elena Syurina, Lex Borghans, Frans Feron.
International Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 2015;4(8):195-197.

2015 “Non-standard employment patterns across occupations in the Netherlands”, with Anne Gielen.
In Eichhorst, W. and Marx, P. (Eds.), Non-standard employment in post-industrial labour markets : an occupational perspective, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, Chapter 3: 52-89.

All publications

Journal and book publications

2016  “The Healthy Primary School of the Future: Study protocol of a quasi-experimental study”, with Maartje Willeboordse, Maria Jansen, Simone van den Heijkant, Andrew Simons, Bjorn Winkens, Renate de Groot, Nina Bartelink, Stef Kremers, Patricia van Assema, Hans Savelberg, Elise de Neubourg, Lex Borghans, Karien Coppens, Renate Dietvorst, Rankie ten Hoopen, Fons Coomans, Saskia Klosse, Martien Conjaerts, Marije Oosterhoff, Manuela Joore, Isabel Ferreira, Peter Muris, Hans Bosma, Henna Toppenberg, and Onno van Schayck.
BMC Public Health, 16(1).

2016  “Does the teacher beat the test? The additional value of teacher assessment in predicting student ability”, with Eva Feron and Bas Ter Weel.
De Economist, 164(4):391-418.

2016  “Experimentalism in Dutch education policy: Experiences and lessons learnt”, with Lex Borghans and Inge de Wolf.
In OECD, Governing education in a complex world, Paris: OECD.

2015 “The socioeconomic patterning of perceived stress and hair cortisol in Dutch 10-12 year olds“, with Hans Bosma, Bart Golsteyn, Danielle Groffen, Tobias Stalder, Elena Syurina, Lex Borghans, Frans Feron.
International Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 4(8):195-197.

2015 “Non-standard employment patterns across occupations in the Netherlands”, with Anne Gielen.
In Werner Eichhorst and Paul Marx (eds.), Non-standard employment in post-industrial labour markets : an occupational perspective, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, Chapter 3: 52-89.

2014  “Gender gaps in primary school achievement: A decomposition into endowment and returns to IQ and non-cognitive factors”, with Bart Golsteyn.
Economics of Education Review, 41: 176-187.

2013 “Why do low-educated workers invest less in further training?“, with Didier Fouarge and Andries de Grip.
Applied Economics, 45(18): 2587-2601.

2010 “Sectoral variation in collectively agreed employment protection: evidence from Dutch flexicurity”, with Hester Houwing.
European Journal of Industrial Relations, 16(2): 137-152.

2009 “The labour market triangle: Employment protection, unemployment compensation and activation in Europe”, with Paul de Beer.
Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

2009 “The effects of early retirement incentives on the training participation of older workers”, with Didier Fouarge.
Labour, 23:85-109.

2008Early retirement in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom: a longitudinal analysis of individual factors and institutional regimes”.
European Sociological Review, 24(3): 315-329.

2005  “Early Retirement Patterns in Europe, A Comparative Panel Study”.
PhD. Thesis Tilburg University, Amsterdam: Dutch University Press.

2004 “Labour Market Mobility Patterns”, with Ruud Muffels.
In Richard Berthoud and Maria Iacovou, Social Europe: Living Arrangements and Welfare States, Edward-Elgar.

Reports

2016  “Personality and mental health: The role and substitution effect of emotional stability and conscientiousness”, with Caroline Wehner and Lex Borghans.
IZA Discussion Paper no. 10337, Institute of Labour Studies: Bonn.

2015  “Does the teacher beat the test? The additional value of teacher assessment in predicting student ability”, with Eva Feron and Bas Ter Weel.
IZA Discussion paper no. 8768; Institute of Labour Studies: Bonn; CPB Discussion paper no. 300, CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis: Den Haag; Working paper Academische Werkplaats Onderwijs, Universiteit Maastricht.

2014  “Gender gaps in primary school achievement: A decomposition in endowments and returns to IQ and non-cognitive factors”, with Bart Golsteyn.
IZA Discussion Paper no. 8201, Institute of Labour Studies: Bonn.

2014  “Non-standard employment patterns in the Netherlands”, with Anne Gielen.
IZA Policy Paper no. 77, Institute of Labour Studies: Bonn.

2010  “Why do low-educated workers invest less in further training?”, with Didier Fouarge and Andries de Grip.
IZA Discussion paper no. 5180, Institute of Labour Studies: Bonn.

2009  “From policy to practice: Assessing sectoral flexicurity in the Netherlands”, with Hester Houwing.
AIAS Working paper no. 68, Amsterdam Institute of Advanced Labour Studies: Amsterdam.

2008  “Training older workers. Does it help make them work longer?”, with Didier Fouarge.
OSA-publication A230, OSA: Tilburg.

2007  “Does it matter who takes responsibility? The distribution of responsibility for social security and labour market policy in five countries”, with Paul de Beer.
AIAS Working Paper no. 57, Amsterdam Institute of Advanced Labour Studies: Amsterdam.

2007  “Employment protection in collective labour agreements”.
AIAS Working Paper no. 56, Amsterdam Institute of Advanced Labour Studies: Amsterdam.

2007  “Distribution of responsibility for social security and labour market policy: country study the Netherlands”.
AIAS Working Paper no. 49, Amsterdam Institute of Advanced Labour Studies: Amsterdam.

2007  “The new trade union: another 100 years?”, with Roos van Os van den Abeelen.
Conference Report, AIAS, Amsterdam.

2007  “Activation and social exclusion in the Netherlands”.
Paper prepared for the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Bonn.

2006  “Early retirement patterns in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom”.
AIAS Working Paper no. 44, Amsterdam Institute of Advanced Labour Studies: Amsterdam.

2004  “To retire or continue working? An analysis of the early retirement behaviour of Dutch workers”, with Didier Fouarge and Bart Huynen.
OSA-publication A207, Tilburg.

2003  “The Ageing Workforce and Labour Market Mobility: Do Mobility Patterns Differ Between Age Groups and Welfare Regimes?”, with Ruud Muffels.
European Panel Analysis Group Working Paper no. 44, Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex.