304 The Sustainable Development of Heritage Cities and their Regions: Analysis, Policy, Governance
Author: Antonio (A.P.) Russo
Supervisor(s): Professor Leo van den Berg
Date: 19 December2002

301 Essays in Financial Economics
Author: Pieter (P.W.) van Foreest
Supervisor(s): Professor C.G. de Vries
Date: 22 November 2002

300 Optimal timing of strategic financial decisions
Author: Silvia (S.) Rossetto
Supervisor(s): Professor Enrico C. Perotti
Date: 29 November 2002

297 Essays in the Economics of Education
Author: Jesse (J.D.) Levin
Supervisor(s): Professor J. Hartog, Professor H. Oosterbeek
Date: 23 October 2002

294 The Market for Passenger Transport by Train. An Empirical Analysis
Author: Daniel (D.J.) van Vuuren
Supervisor(s): Professor P. Rietveld
Date: 22 October 2002

293 Advanced Choice Models
Author: Erjen (J.E.M.) van Nierop
Supervisor(s): Professor Philip Hans Franses, Professor Richard Paap
Date: 20 December 2002

292 All is Well that Begins Well: A Longitudinal Study of Organisational Socialisation
Author: Joost (J.C.A.) Ardts
Supervisor(s): Professor P.G.W. Jansen, dr. E.G. van der Velde
Date: 31 October 2002

291 Essays on modeling nonlinear time series
Author: Paul (P.) de Bruin
Supervisor(s): Professor J.G. de Gooijer, Professor P.H.B.F. Franses
Date: 10 September 2002

290 The Economics of Sustainable Water Use, Comparisons and Lessons from Urban Areas
Author: Jasper (J.M.) Dalhuisen
Supervisor(s): Professor P. Nijkamp
Date: 24 October 2002

289 Representation and Structure. The Methodology of Econometric Models of Consumption
Author: Hsiang-Ke (H.K.) Chao
Supervisor(s): Professor M.S. Morgan, dr. M.J. Boumans
Date: 12 December 2002

288 A Term Structure Model of Interest Rates and Forward Premia: An Alternative Monetary Approach
Author: Wendly H. (W.H.) Daal
Supervisor(s): Professor M.M.G. Fase
Date: 18 October 2002

287 Extreme values in auctions and risk analysis
Author: Silvia (S.) Caserta
Supervisor(s): Prof. Casper G. de Vries
Date: 4 October 2002

286 Target Selection and Optimal Mail Strategy in Direct Marketing
Author: Jedid-Jah (J.J.J.) Jonker
Supervisor(s): Professor Ph.H.B.F. Franses, dr. N. Piersma
Date: 19 September 2002

285 Incongruity between Ads and Consumer Expectations of Advertising
Author: Joost (J.) Loef
Supervisor(s): Professor W.F. van Raaij, Professor G. Antonides
Date: 26 September 2002

284 Essays on Political and Experimental Economics
Author: Vjollca (V.S.) Sadiraj
Supervisor(s): Professor F.A.A.M. van Winden, dr. J. Tuinstra
Date: 11 June 2002

283 Housing Market Risks
Author: Marcel (M.A.J.) Theebe
Supervisor(s): Professor P.M.A. Eichholtz
Date: 4 June 2002

282 Decision support for inventory systems with complete backlogging
Author: Emoke (E.M.) Bazsa-Oldenkamp
Supervisor(s): Professor Rommert Dekker, Professor Paul Zipkin
Date: 14 June 2002

281 International Financial Markets: Risk and Extremes
Author: Phornchanok (P.J.) Cumperayot
Supervisor(s): Professor Casper G. de Vries
Date: 27 June 2002

280 Public Finance and Human Capital
Author: Bas (B.) Jacobs
Supervisor(s): Professor C. van Ewijk, Professor A.L. Bovenberg
Date: 14 May 2002

279 Absorption of immigrants in European labour markets. The Netherlands, United Kingdom and Norway
Author: Aslan (A.) Zorlu
Supervisor(s): Professor Joop Hartog, Professor Rinus Penninx
Date: 23 May 2002

278 Migration, Ethnic Minorities and Network Externalities
Author: Thomas (T.) de Graaff
Supervisor(s): Professor P. Nijkamp, dr. C. Gorter
Date: 31 May 2002

277 Nonparametric Prediction: Some Selected Topics
Author: Dawit (D.) Zerom Godefay
Supervisor(s): Professor J.G. de Gooijer
Date: 15 May 2002

276 Fragmented Markets: Trading and Price Discovery
Author: Albert (A.J.) Menkveld
Supervisor(s): Professor J. Spronk, Professor A.C.F. Vorst
Date: 25 April 2002

275 Essays on Adverse Selection: A Dynamic Perspective
Author: Vladimir (V.) Karamychev
Supervisor(s): Professor Maarten C. W. Janssen
Date: 3 May 2002

274 Human Resource Management, Work Systems and Performance: a Theoretical-Empirical Approach
Author: Jean-Paul (J.P.P.E.F.) Boselie
Supervisor(s): Professor J. Paauwe, Professor P.G.W. Jansen
Date: 13 June 2002

273 Family, family firm, and strategy. Six Dutch family firms in the food industry 1880-1970
Author: Doreen (D.J.G.) Arnoldus
Supervisor(s): Professor C.A. Davids, dr. Th.L.M. Kint
Date: 29 January 2002


271 Optimization of Container Handling Systems
Author: Patrick (P.J.M.) Meersmans
Supervisor(s): Professor R. Dekker, Professor A.P.M. Wagelmans
Date: 12 April 2002

270 Rare event simulation in models with heavy-tailed random variables
Author: Nam Kyoo (N.K.) Boots
Supervisor(s): Professor H.C. Tijms, Professor M.R.H. Mandjes, dr. A.A.N. Ridder
Date: 5 February 2002

269 Institutions, Economic Performance and Transition
Author: Luc (L.A.M.) Moers
Supervisor(s): Professor M.J. Ellman, dr. R.K. Knaack
Date: 10 January 2002

267 Empirical analysis of job search using novel types of data
Author: Aico (A.P.) van Vuuren
Supervisor(s): Professor G.J. van den Berg
Date: 22 January 2002

265 The Informal Sector in Transition: Tax Evasion in an Institutional Vacuum
Author: Klarita (K.) Gërxhani
Supervisor(s): Professor M.J. Ellman
Date: 17 January 2002

264 Changing the order, ordering the change. Evolution of an information system at Dutch Railways
Author: Heico (H.C.) van der Blonk
Supervisor(s): Professor A.A.I. Holtgrefe, dr. E.R.K. Spoor
Date: 5 March 2002

261 Social Benefits and the Flow Approach to the Labor Market
Author: Udo (U.) Kock
Supervisor(s): Professor Frank A.G. den Butter
Date: 18 April 2002

260 Agglomeration, economic growth and innovation. Spatial analysis of growth- and R&D externalities in the Netherlands
Author: Frank (F.G.) van Oort
Supervisor(s): Professor G.A. van der Knaap, Professor J.G. Lambooy
Date: 4 April 2002

250 Strategic Asset Allocation and Asset Pricing
Author: Arjan (A.B.) Berkelaar
Supervisor(s): Professor C.G.E. Boender
Date: 27 September 2002