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P. (Peter) Kooreman


Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics



Peter Kooreman is a professor in the Department of Economics of Tilburg University. His current primary field of research and teaching is health economics. Other research interests are household and consumer behavior, social interactions, and public choice. His publications include articles in the American Economic Review, Economic Journal, European Economic Review, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Health Economics, Journal of Human Resources, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Public Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Social Choice and Welfare, and other journals.


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PhD (cum laude), Tilburg University, 1986. Thesis: Essays on Microeconometric Analysis of Household Behavior. Advisor: Arie Kapteyn.

MA in econometrics, University of Amsterdam, 1980.


Since September 2006: Professor, Tilburg University

May 1995 - August 2006: Professor, University of Groningen

Nov 1990 - April 1995: Professor, Wageningen University

Jan 1989 - Oct 1990: Associate Professor (tenured), Tilburg University

Nov 1986 - Dec 1988: Assistant Professor, Tilburg University

Dec 1982 - Oct 1986: Research Associate / PhD student, Tilburg University

Oct 1980 - Nov 1982: Economist, Central Bank of the Netherlands

July 1979 - March 1980: Research Assistant, University of Leiden


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Aug - Dec 2005: Visiting Professor, University of California at Santa Barbara

Feb 2001: Visiting Professor, University of Gothenberg

Sept 1988 - June 1989: Visiting Fellow, Brown University

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P. (Peter) Kooreman teaches the following subjects:

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Room K 411
PO Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg 
Phone+31 13 466 3449
Secretary+31 13 466 2416
Fax +31 13 466 3042

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