Bas ter Weel is managing director at SEO Amsterdam Economics and professor of economics at the University of Amsterdam.

Previously he was deputy director at the CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis and professor of economics at Maastricht University. Before that he headed the departments of international economics and labour and education at the CPB. Before joining the CPB he worked at Maastricht University as an assistant professor and at the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) as an economist.

His research focuses on empirical and theoretical issues in the areas of education, labour economics and the economics of innovation and new technology.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2005.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 17049
forthcoming in: De Economist, 2024
IZA Discussion Paper No. 15242
Henri Bussink, Tobias Vervliet, Bas ter Weel
published in: De Economist, 2022, 170 (2), 279-303
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13750
Paul Bisschop, Bas ter Weel, Jelle Zwetsloot
published in: De Economist, 2020, 168 (4), 577-598
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8053
published in: Journal of Regional Science, 2014, 54 (5), 856-892
IZA Discussion Paper No. 7537
published in: Oxford Economic Papers, 2015, 67 (4), 918-948