Tinbergen Institute

Tinbergen Institute

- Economics and Finance Ranking

Netherlands Established: 1987 Scholars: 2
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Economics and Finance discipline and affiliated with Tinbergen Institute. There are a total of 2 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Tinbergen Institute is 98 with a mean value for the h-index of 49.00. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Tinbergen Institute is 363 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 181.50.


Tinbergen Institute

Tinbergen Institute (TI) is a graduate school and research institute located in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, the Netherlands. It was founded in 1987 and is named after Nobel laureate and Dutch economist Jan Tinbergen. Recognized as among the top 10% of all economic institutions in the world, TI is known for its postgraduate programs in finance, econometrics, and economics.

Tinbergen Institute Key Statistics

The institute is jointly operated by the Schools of Economics and Econometrics of three Dutch universities: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, and Erasmus University Rotterdam.

A highly-selective and competitive research master's program in finance, econometrics, and economics is on offer, which is linked to several doctoral study opportunities, also at the three partner Dutch higher education institutions.

Tinbergen Institute only accepts a maximum of 35 students for its Master in Research program. It has more than 200 research fellows and around 190 Ph.D. candidates. It has two main campuses: the Tinbergen Institute Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute Rotterdam.

Other Tinbergen Institute key statistics include residential halls for international students and guest lecturers as well as office space per student, seminar rooms, and relevant facilities. It also has academic and research cooperation agreements with the economics and finance units of major global universities such as University College London and Oxford University (United Kingdom) as well as Princeton University and Harvard University (United States).

Tinbergen Institute Research

TI is one of the major economic research institutes in the Netherlands and in the E.U. It has several areas of research concentrations such as behavioral economics, empirical microeconomics, organizations and markets, and spatial economics. Its research projects are funded by both internal and external agencies, including the National Institute on Aging, Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, and The Dutch Research Council.

The top fields of Tinbergen Institute research are economics, econometrics, and business. It has produced 681 key publications to date, most of which have been published in prestigious journals like the SSRN Electronic Journal, the Social Science Research Network, and Research Papers in Economics.

Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as Combinatorial Pattern Matching, Decision Support Systems, and the European Symposium on Algorithms.

The most cited Tinbergen Institute research publication is Durbin and Koopman’s (2001) “Time series analysis by state space methods.” This journal article was published in the Research Papers in Economics and has received 1,126 citations to date.

The institute’s second most cited publication is van Praag and Versloot’s (2007) “What is the value of entrepreneurship? A review of recent research,” which appeared in Small Business Economics and has been cited 876 times.

Moreover, the institute’s third most cited publication is Durbin and Koopman’s (2012) “Time series analysis by state space methods,” which was featured in ACM Transactions on Spatial Algorithms and Systems and has received 845 citations.

In addition, TI is home to six research groups. These include the Behavioral and Experimental Economics Group, the Cooperative Behavior, Strategic Interaction, and Complex Systems Research Group, the Econometrics Research Group, and the Macroeconomics and International Economics Research Group.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
340 World 5 National Siem Jan Koopman

Siem Jan Koopman

Tinbergen Institute, Netherlands
D-index 63 Citations 13,444 222
1472 World 45 National Henri L.F. de Groot

Henri L.F. de Groot

Tinbergen Institute, Netherlands
D-index 35 Citations 8,175 141

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

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