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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 37 Citations 9,045 73 World Ranking 1322 National Ranking 38

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Statistics
  • Social science

His main research concerns Welfare, Econometrics, Poverty, Scale and Well-being. His studies deal with areas such as Social science, Proxy, Public policy, Variety and Politics as well as Welfare. His work carried out in the field of Econometrics brings together such families of science as Risk analysis, Prospect theory, Loss aversion and Expected utility hypothesis.

In his study, Respondent, Economic growth and Social policy is strongly linked to Demographic economics, which falls under the umbrella field of Poverty. He focuses mostly in the field of Well-being, narrowing it down to matters related to Order and, in some cases, Actuarial science. His research in the fields of Insurance policy, General insurance and Auto insurance risk selection overlaps with other disciplines such as Group insurance.

His most cited work include:

  • The demand for deductibles in private health insurance: A probit model with sample selection (1023 citations)
  • Using happiness surveys to value intangibles: the case of airport noise (428 citations)
  • The poverty line: Concept and measurement (319 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Bernard M.S. van Praag mostly deals with Welfare, Econometrics, Demographic economics, Poverty and Public economics. His Welfare study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Well-being, Inequality, Function, Microeconomics and Politics. His Econometrics research includes themes of Preference, Equivalence, Scale, Expected utility hypothesis and British Household Panel Survey.

His Preference research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Production and Time allocation. His study in the field of Basic needs also crosses realms of Line. His research in Public economics intersects with topics in Quality, Social policy and Urbanization.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Welfare (19.67%)
  • Econometrics (18.85%)
  • Demographic economics (14.75%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2021)?

  • Happiness (6.56%)
  • Time allocation (7.38%)
  • Econometrics (18.85%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Happiness, Time allocation, Econometrics, Interest rate and Pension. Bernard M.S. van Praag has researched Happiness in several fields, including Religiosity, Positive economics and Well-being. Bernard M.S. van Praag studied Positive economics and Happiness economics that intersect with Welfare.

Bernard M.S. van Praag interconnects Life satisfaction, Urbanization, Quality and Public economics in the investigation of issues within Welfare. His studies in Time allocation integrate themes in fields like Production, Estimation, Demographic economics and Public good. Bernard M.S. van Praag has included themes like Loss aversion, Outcome, Preference and Prospect theory in his Econometrics study.

Between 2007 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A parametric analysis of prospect theory’s functionals for the general population (129 citations)
  • Hidden Consequences of Success in Pediatrics: Parental Health-Related Quality of Life—Results From the Care Project (125 citations)
  • Well-being inequality and reference groups: an agenda for new research (60 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Statistics
  • Social science

Risk aversion, Econometrics, Expected utility hypothesis, Happiness and Quality of life are his primary areas of study. His Risk aversion study incorporates themes from Risk analysis, Prospect theory, Outcome and Loss aversion. His study in Econometrics is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Unitary state, Time allocation, Wage rate, Novelty and Public good.

His Expected utility hypothesis research incorporates themes from Consumption, Asset, Lottery and Time preference. His Happiness research includes elements of Well-being and Inequality. The various areas that Bernard M.S. van Praag examines in his Subjective well-being study include Ethnic group, General Social Survey, Finance and Immigration.

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Best Publications

The demand for deductibles in private health insurance: A probit model with sample selection

Wynand P.M.M. Van de Ven;Bernard M.S. Van Praag.
Journal of Econometrics (1981)

1574 Citations

Happiness Quantified: A Satisfaction Calculus Approach

Bernard van Praag;Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell.
Research Papers in Economics (2007)

836 Citations

The poverty line: Concept and measurement

Theo Goedhart;Victor Halberstadt;Arie Kapteyn;Bernard van Praag.
Journal of Human Resources (1977)

735 Citations

Using happiness surveys to value intangibles: the case of airport noise

Bernard M. S. Van Praag;Barbara E. Baarsma.
The Economic Journal (2005)

732 Citations

The welfare function of income in Belgium: An empirical investigation

Bernard Van Praag.
European Economic Review (1971)

462 Citations

Individual welfare functions and consumer behavior. : A theory of rational irrationality.

Bernard M. S. van Praag.
(1968)

434 Citations

Ordinal and cardinal utility: An integration of the two dimensions of the welfare concept

Bernard M.S. van Praag.
Journal of Econometrics (1991)

381 Citations

A SYNTHESIS OF POVERTY LINE DEFINITIONS

Aldi J. M. Hagenaars;Bernard M. S. van Praag.
Review of Income and Wealth (1985)

351 Citations

Further evidence on the individual welfare function of income: An empirical investigatiion in The Netherlands

Bernard M.S Van Praag;Arie Kapteyn.
European Economic Review (1973)

282 Citations

A parametric analysis of prospect theory’s functionals for the general population

Adam S. Booij;Bernard M. S. van Praag;Gijs van de Kuilen.
Theory and Decision (2010)

271 Citations

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