Faculty AE2

Theo Azomahou

Professor of Development Economics
Interests: Growth and Development, Econometrics
Email: t.azomahou[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.merit.unu.edu/about/profile.php?id=898

Lex Borghans

Professor of Labor Economics and Social Policy
Interests:
 Human Capital, Labour Economics, Economics of Education
Email: lex.borghans[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.roa-maastricht.nl/?page_id=723

Bertrand Candelon

Professor of International Monetary Economics
Interests: Financial Crises, International Finance, Contagion, Econometrics
Email: b.candelon[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://sites.google.com/site/candelonbertrand1/

Johan Coenen

Post-doctoral Researcher
Interests: Economics of education, labour economics, human capital, cognitive and non-cognitive skills, teacher quality
Email: jb.coenen[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://ppp.maastrichtuniversity.nl/users/jb.coenen

Karien Coppens

Post-doctoral Researcher
Interests: 
language acquisition and development, educational research, hearing loss 
Email: k.coppens[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://nl.linkedin.com/in/kariencoppens

Frank Cörvers

Professor Demographic Transition, Human Capital and Employment
Interests:
 regional labour markets, ageing, human capital and international competitiveness, and labour market forecasting
Email: frank.corvers[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=689

Robin Cowan

Professor of Economics of Technical Change
Interests:
 Economics of Networks, Economics of Knowledge, Technology, Innovation
Email: r.cowan[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://unu.edu/experts/cowan-robin.html#profile

Ron Diris

Postdoctoral researcher
Interests: Economics of education, labour economics, cognitive and non-cognitive skills
Email: r.diris[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://www.rondiris.nl/

Thomas Dohmen

Professor of Education and the Labour Market
Interests: 
The Nature of Economic Consequences of Preferences, Coginitiv and Non-Cognitive Skills, the Psychology of Incentives, Personnel Economics
Email: t.dohmen[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://www.iame.uni-bonn.de/people/thomas-dohmen

Didier Fouarge

Senior Researcher
Interests: 
labour economics, economics of education
Email: d.fouarge[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=707

Ruud Gerards

Researcher
Interests:
 Innovative Human Resource Management, Labour Economics, Applied Economics, Social Innovation
Email: r.gerards[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=753

Peter de Gijsel 

Professor
Interests:
 Economics and management of trust, building and assessment of high trust organizations, history of economic thought, labor market theory and policy, internationalization of higher education, management education in emerging market economies
Email: p.degijsel[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://www.linkedin.com/in/peterpdegijsel

Bart Golsteyn

Associate Professor
Interests:
 Behavioral economics, economics of health and education
Email: b.golsteyn[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://sites.google.com/site/bhhgolsteyn/

Andries de Grip

Professor of human-capital formation and the Labour Market
Interests:
 training and informal learning, skill obsolescence, human resource management, upgrading and overeducation, coginitive and non-cognitive skills, labour mobility and employability
Email: a.degrip[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/roanew/?page_id=664​

Raoul Haenbeukers

Hans Heijke

Honorary Professor of Education and the Labour Market
Interests:
 educational and occupational labour markets, highter education, vocational education and training, work-related training and the labour market, competences, their acquisition in education and training and their role in the labour market, international migration of labour
Email: h.heijke[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.roa-maastricht.nl/?page_id=835

Paul Jungbluth

Senior Researcher
Interests:
 social inequality in education, ethnicity versus class, self-fulfilling prophecies in educational careers, school effectiveness, equal opportunity policies, 'good governance' in education
Email: p.jungbluth[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://jungbluth.nl/paul/

Clemens Kool

Professor of Macroeconomcs / International Monetary Economics
Email:
c.kool[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Interests: monetary theory and policy; international financial economics; european integration; banking

Steffen Künn

Assistant Professor
Interests:
 Applied Labor Economics, Evaluation of Labor Market Policy, Microeconometrics
Email: s.kuenn[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://sites.google.com/site/steffenkuenn/

Lenard Lieb

Assistant Professor
Interests:
 Dynamic Econometrics, quantitative macroeconomic theory, fiscal and monetary policy
Email: l.lieb[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl

Olivier Marie

Assistant Professor
Interests: 
economics of crime, labour economics, economics of education, micro-econometrics
Email: o.marie[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://sites.google.com/site/oliviermarie/

Karsten Mau

Assistant Professor
Interests:
International Trade, Evaluation of Globalization Effects and Trade Policy, Applied Micro- and Panel-econometrics
Email: k.mau[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: kmau-econ.weebly.com

Huub Meijers

Associate Professor of Economics
Interests: 
economics of technological change, information society
Email: huub.meijers@maastrichtuniversity.nl
Personal Page: http://meijers.unu-merit.nl/

Christoph Meng

Senior Researcher
Interests:
 transition from school to work, determinants of drop-outs, acquisition and role of competencies and gender-based wage-gaps
Email: c.meng[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=732

Marjolein Muskens

Post-doctoral Researcher
Interests:
Email:
m.muskens[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page:

Joan Muysken

Professor emeritus of Economics
Interests:
 wage formation, labour demand, matching problems, analysis of unemployment, migration and endogenous growth
Email: j.muysken[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/j.muysken

Giulia Piccillo

Assistant Professor of Economics
Interests: Macroeconomics, monetary economics, international finance
Email: g.piccillo[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/g.piccillo

Shyama V. Ramani

Professor of Economics of Health, the Life Sciences and Development
Interests: 
economics of technology, innovation and development, applications of game theory
Email: s.ramani[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.shyama-v-ramani.net/

Erik de Regt

Senior Lecturer
Interests:
 labour economics, unemployment, wage determination, institutions, personnel economics
Email: e.deregt[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/e.deregt

Lin Rouvroye

Junior Researcher
Interests: Behavioral Economics, Decision Making in a Social Context and Prosocial Behaviour
Email: l.rouvroije[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/l.rouvroije

Trudie Schils

Associate Researcher
Interests:
 labour economics, economics of education
Email: t.schils[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.trudieschils.nl/

Olaf Sleijpen

Professor of European Economic Policy
Interests:
 European economic integration, European economic policy-making, central banking issues, financial markets and prudential supervision, pension fund economics
Email: o.sleijpen[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://nl.linkedin.com/in/olafsleijpen

Wendy Smits

Professor of Labour market flexibility
Interests:
labour market dynamics, labour market polarisation and the economics of education and training
Email: w.smits[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=6155

Luc Soete

Professor of International Economic Relations 
Interests:
 theoretical and empirical studies of the impact of technological change, in particular new information and communication technologies on employment, economic growth & international trade and investment, related policy and measurement issues
Email: l.soete[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.soete.nl/

Tom Stolp

Post-doctoral Researcher
Interests: Labor Economics, Behavioral Economics
Email: t.stolp[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.roa-maastricht.nl/?page_id=766

Kaj Thomsson

Emerging Markets Programme Leader and Senior Lecturer of Economics
Interests:
 Political Economy, Institutional Economics, Economic History, Development Economics, Applied Game Theory
Email: k.thomsson[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page:  https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/k.thomsson

Tania Treibich

Assistant Professor
Interests:
 Industrial dynamics, Agent-based models, Economics of banking
Email: t.treibich[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://ppp.maastrichtuniversity.nl/users/t.treibich

Tom van Veen

Professor in Economics of International Education
Interests:
 Social policy, unions, monetary economics, financial economics
Email: t.vanveen[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/t.vanveen

Rolf van der Velden

Professor at Maastricht University
Interests:
 transition from school to work (in international comparative perspective), how education effects competences and labour market outcomes (both in short term and long term), the relation between education and life course in general
Email: r.vandervelden[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.roa-maastricht.nl/cms/?page_id=685

Maarten Vendrik

Senior assistant professor in microeconomics and public economics
Interests:
happiness Economics, labour supply
Email: m.vendrik[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal page: http://roa.sbe.maastrichtuniversity.nl/?page_id=888

Bart Verspagen

Full Professor of International Economics
Interests:
 globalisation, economic growth, innovation and technological change
Email: b.verspagen[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.verspagen.nl

Inge de Wolf

Professor of Education Systems
Interests: 
Education systems, evaluation methods, school quality, school careers, value added, risk models, accountability and inspection systems
Email: i.dewolf[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.ingedewolf.nl/

Thomas Ziesemer

Associate Professor
Interests: 
international, development and environmental economics, economics of growth and technical change, energy 
Email: t.ziesemer[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.merit.unu.edu/about/profile.php?id=58

Adriaan van Zon

Associate Professor 
Interests:
 the role of technology in growth and development
Email:  a.vanzon[at]maastrichtuniversity[dot]nl
Personal Page: http://www.merit.unu.edu/about/profile.php?id=59