Maarten Lindeboom is Professor of Economics and Head of the Department of Economics at VU University Amsterdam. He is an editor of the Journal of Health Economics and holds various positions in boards of international research institutes. He held longer term visiting positions at the University of Michigan and the University of Bristol. His research interests are Health, Labor Economics and Demography, in particular issues related to Early life conditions human capital formation and later life health outcomes; Health, Income and Work across the life cycle; Mental Health and Economic Decision Making. Among others he has published in American Economic Review , the Journal of Economic Perspectives , the Economic Journal, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Demography, Journal of the European Economic Association Journal of the Royal Statistical Society (series A & B), Journal of Population Economics and Journal of Human Resources.
Maarten Lindeboom joined IZA as a research fellow in February 1999.