Egbert L. W. Jongen

Research Fellow

Leiden University

Egbert Jongen is Full Professor of Economics and Socioeconomic Policy at Leiden University. Before moving to Leiden University he worked nearly 25 years at CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis, in the last period as Program Manager of the Labour Program. Egbert obtained his PhD from the VU University Amsterdam. His research interests include inequality, labour economics and public economics. Amongst others, he has published in the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, the Journal of Public Economics and Labour Economics.

Egbert Jongen became a Research Fellow in October 2017.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16702
Henk-Wim de Boer, Egbert L. W. Jongen, Patrick Koot
IZA Discussion Paper No. 14150
Tilbe Atav, Egbert L. W. Jongen, Simon Rabat
published as 'Increasing the Retirement Age: Policy Effects and Underlying Mechanisms' in: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2024, 16 (1), 259-291.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12892
Henk-Wim de Boer, Egbert L. W. Jongen
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2023, 36 (1), 179-209
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12090
Egbert L. W. Jongen, Maaike Stoel
published in: De Economist, 2019, 167(4), 359-386.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 10885
published online as 'The effects of a tax deduction for lifelong learning expenditures' in: International Tax and Public Finance, 09 May 2022
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9298
Henk-Wim de Boer, Egbert L. W. Jongen, Jan Kabátek
published in: Labour Economics, 2022, 76, 102152