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prof. dr. P. Nijkamp

  • Telephone:+31 20 59 88887
  • Room nr:9a-64
  • E-mail:p.nijkamp@vu.nl
  • Unit:faculteit der economische wetenschappen en bedrijfskunde (ruimtelijke economie)
  • Position:Full Professor

Brief resume

Peter Nijkamp is professor in regional and urban economics and in economic geography at the Department of Spatial Economics at the VU University Amsterdam. From 2009-2014, he was Honorary University Professor at the same university. He is past president of the governing board of the Netherlands Research Council (NWO). He is also past president of the European Regional Science Association and of the Regional Science Association International. He is fellow of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, and past vice-president of this organization. In 1996, Peter Nijkamp was awarded the most prestigious scientific prize in the Netherlands, the Spinoza award.

Research activities

Peter Nijkamp's main research interests cover plan evaluation, multicriteria analysis, regional and urban planning, transport systems analysis, mathematical modelling of spatial systems, technological innovation, and environmental and resource management. In his long research career he has focused his research in particular on quantitative methods for policy analysis, as well as on behavioural analysis of economic agents. He has a broad expertise in the area of public policy, services planning, infrastructure management and environmental management.

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Publications


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Ancillary activities

Commissie Evaluatie Klimaatonderzoek

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Commissie Maatschappelijke Dialoog Nanotechnologie

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Commissie Oostenrijk

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02 January 2014

Commissie Strategie-ontwikkeling Tuinbouw en Greenports.nl

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02 January 2014

ERC

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02 January 2014

European Metropolitan Institute

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02 January 2014

Randstad- Noord

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SWOV

Amsterdam
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02 January 2014

Verkenningsgroep Duurzame Bereikbaarheid Randstad

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02 January 2014
Last changes Ancillary activities: Amsterdam, 15 December 2014
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