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Bio

Marcel Das has been the director of CentERdata since September 2000. He graduated (cum laude) in Econometrics / Statistics at Tilburg University and later received his PhD from the same university.

He worked as a researcher following his PhD and later as a senior research at CentER Applied Research – an institute for applied economic research affiliated with Tilburg University.

Marcel has led a large number of national and international research projects and published scientific articles in international journals in the field of statistical and empirical analyses of survey data and methodological issues in web-based surveys. He has been professor of Econometrics and Data Collection at the Department of Econometrics and Operations Research at the Tilburg School of Economics and Management since 2009. Currently he is member of four (inter)national scientific advisory boards of large-scale data infrastructures.

Expertise

Econometrics, Statistics, Survey Methodology, (Innovative) Methodology for Online Surveys, (Online) Panel Surveys, Survey Software, Linking Survey Data with Administrative Data, Project Management

Recent publications

  1. Does social networking sites use predict mental health and sleep prob…

    van der Velden, P. G., Setti, I., van der Meulen, E., & Das, J. W. M. (2019). Does social networking sites use predict mental health and sleep problems when prior problems and loneliness are taken into account? A population-based prospective study. Computers in Human Behavior, 93, 200-209.
  2. Experimental and longitudinal data for scientific and policy research…

    Das, J. W. M., & Knoef, M. (2019). Experimental and longitudinal data for scientific and policy research: Open access to data collected in the longitudinal internet studies for the social sciences . In N. Crato, & P. Paruolo (Eds.), Data-Driven Policy Impact Evaluation (pp. 131-146). Cham: Springer.
  3. Strategie bij het bordspel Mens-erger-je-niet

    van der Genugten, B., & Das, J. W. M. (2019). Strategie bij het bordspel Mens-erger-je-niet. STAtOR, 20(2), 4-9.
  4. Open Probability-Based Panel Infrastructures

    Das, J. W. M., Kapteyn, A., & Bosnjak, M. (2018). Open Probability-Based Panel Infrastructures. In D. L. Vannette, & J. A. Krosnick (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Survey Research (pp. 199-209). Palgrave Macmillan.
  5. Experiment - Internet interviewing in the sixth wave of SHARE in the …

    Das, J. W. M., de Bruijne, M., Janssen, J., & Kalwij, A. (2017). Experiment: Internet interviewing in the sixth wave of SHARE in the Netherlands. In F. Malter, & A. Börsch-Supan (Eds.), SHARE Wave 6: Panel Innovations and Collecting Dried Blood Spots (pp. 151-162). Munich: Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA).

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