Gerard J. van den Berg

Research Fellow and Program Coordinator

University of Bristol

Gerard J. van den Berg (1962) is Professor of Economics at the University of Bristol. Previously he was Alexander von Humboldt Professor in Econometrics and Empirical Economics at the University of Mannheim. He has also worked at the VU University Amsterdam, Princeton University, Northwestern University, New York University, Stockholm School of Economics, Tilburg University, Groningen University, and INSEE-CREST.

He was Joint Managing Editor of The Economic Journal and co-editor of the Journal of Econometrics. He has published in Econometrica, Review of Economic Studies, International Economic Review, and other journals.

Gerard J. van den Berg is a Fellow of the Econometric Society and research fellow of IFAU (Uppsala), ZEW (Mannheim), CEPR (London) and, since January 1999, of IZA.

Since July 2004, he has been Program Director of IZA’s research area "Evaluation of Labor Market Programs".



IZA Discussion Paper No. 2425
published in: Social Science and Medicine, 2009, 69 (9), 1360–1367
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2385
published in: Review of Economic Dynamics, 2009, 12(1), 129-146
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2365
published in: Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, 2008, 91/92, 385-408
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2358
published in: Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30 (4), 774-794
IZA Discussion Paper No. 2314
Katarina Richardson, Gerard J. van den Berg
revised version published as 'Duration dependence versus unobserved heterogeneity in treatment effects: Swedish labor market training and the transition rate to employment' in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 28 2013, 325-351
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1655
published in: Economic Journal, 2006, 116 (509), F10-F28
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1303
published in: Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A (Statistics in Society), 2006, 169 (3), 585-604
IZA Discussion Paper No. 1241
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2011, 24 (1), 107-139