Jaap H. Abbring

Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research

Professor of Econometrics

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

http://center.uvt.nl/staff/abbring/

Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER)

Fellow

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, 5000 LE

Netherlands

http://center.uvt.nl/staff/abbring/

Tinbergen Institute

Associate Research Fellow

Roetersstraat 31

Amsterdam, 1018WB

Netherlands

http://www.tinbergen.nl

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

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Scholarly Papers (27)

The Effect of Unemployment Insurance Sanctions on the Transition Rate from Unemployment to Employment

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 96-132/3
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Mar 1999
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Unemployment Insurance Sanctions on the Transition Rate from Unemployment to Employment

Economic Journal, Vol. 115, No. 505, pp. 602-630, July 2005
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Jul 2005
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Better Safe than Sorry? Ex Ante and Ex Post Moral Hazard in Dynamic Insurance Data

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 08-075/3, CentER Discussion Paper No. 2008-77
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 28 Aug 2008
Jaap H. Abbring, Pierre-Andre Chiappori and Tibor Zavadil
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and VU University Amsterdam
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insurance, moral hazard, selection, state dependence, event-history analysis

A Structural Empirical Model of Firm Growth, Learning, and Survival

IZA Discussion Paper No. 781; Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Working Paper No. 2003-11
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jun 2003
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Firm Dynamics, Bayesian Learning, Identification, Estimation

A Structural Empirical Model of Firm Growth, Learning, and Survival

NBER Working Paper No. w9712
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 May 2003 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2014
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Social Experiments and Instrumental Variables with Duration Outcomes

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 05-047/3
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 May 2005
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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event-history analysis, intention to treat, non-compliance, policy evaluation, selection

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A Firm's First Year

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 05-046/3, FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2003-11
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 May 2005
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Firm exit, option value, fixed costs, Bayesian leaning

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Dynamic Econometric Program Evaluation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 804
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Jul 2003
Jaap H. Abbring
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research
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Dynamic Policy Evaluation, Structural Models, Treatment Effects, Event-history Analysis

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The Anatomy of Unemployment Dynamics

Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. 94-95 (revised)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Aug 1999
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, nested fixed point estimator, sunk costs, toughness of competition, counterfactual policy analysis.

Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2014-008
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Jan 2014
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
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demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, Markov-perfect

Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2013-20
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 14 Dec 2013
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
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demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, sunk costs

Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11069
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 27 Jan 2016
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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counterfactual policy analysis, demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, nested fixed point estimator, sunk costs, toughness of competition

Identifying the Discount Factor in Dynamic Discrete Choice Models

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2017-17
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 23 May 2019
Jaap H. Abbring and Øystein Daljord
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
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discount factor, dynamic discrete choice, empirical content, identi cation

Identifying the Discount Factor in Dynamic Discrete Choice Models

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11133
Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Jaap H. Abbring and Øystein Daljord
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
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discount factor, dynamic discrete choice, empirical content, identification

The Unobserved Heterogeneity Distribution in Duration Analysis

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-059/3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jul 2006
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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Duration analysis, exponential mixture, gamma distribution, limit distribution, mixed proportional hazard

The Unobserved Heterogeneity Distribution in Duration Analysis

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6219
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 May 2008
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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Duration analysis, exponential mixture, gamma distribution, limit distribution, mixed proportional hazard

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Oligopoly Dynamics with Barriers to Entry

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-29
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2006
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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LIFO, FIFO, Sunk costs, Markov-perfect equilibrium

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Business Cycles and Compositional Variation in U.S. Unemployment

Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. 97-050/3
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 16 Dec 1999
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics and Tilburg University - Department of Economics
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A Simple Procedure for the Evaluation of Treatment Effects on Duration Variables

IZA Discussion Paper No. 810
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Jul 2003
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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Duration Analysis, Hazard Rate, Selectivity Bias, Treatment Effect, Unobserved Heterogeneity

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Last-In First-Out Oligopoly Dynamics

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-28, Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-110/3
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 27 Dec 2006
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Sunk costs, Demand uncertainty, Markov-Perfect equilibrium

Last-In First-Out Oligopoly Dynamics

NBER Working Paper No. w14674
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 25 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2010
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Event-History Approach to Program Evaluation

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-057/3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Jaap H. Abbring
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research
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event-history analysis, identifiability, mixed semi-Markov model, program evaluation

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Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2010-21
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 06 Dec 2010
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute
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Sunk Costs, Demand Uncertainty, Markov-Perfect Equilibrium, Learning-By-Doing, Technology Innovation

Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Jul 2015
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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Sunk costs, Demand uncertainty, Markov-perfect equilibrium, Learning-by-doing, Technology innovation

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Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics: Theory

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2017-020
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Apr 2017
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, sunk costs, toughness of competition

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Analyzing the Effect of Dynamically Assigned Treatments Using Duration Models, Binary Treatment Models, and Panel Data Models

IZA Discussion Paper No. 831
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Aug 2003
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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program evaluation, treatment effects,

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Duopoly Dynamics With a Barrier to Entry

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. TI 07-037/3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 May 2007
Jaap H. Abbring and Jeffrey R. Campbell
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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LIFO, FIFO, Sunk costs, Markov-perfect equilibrium, Competition policy

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Displaced Workers in the United States and the Netherlands

Tinbergen Institute DP 98-084/3
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 03 Jun 1999
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics, Free University of Amsterdam, Center Applied Research, Tilburg University, Tilburg University - Department of Economics and University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
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Sunk Costs, Entry, and Exit in Dynamic Oligopoly

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jul 2015
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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Sunk/fixed costs, Entry and Exit, Markov-perfect equilibrium, Dynamic game estimation, Nested fixed point

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Commitment and Wage Bargaining in Job Matching Models with Costly Search

Vrije Universiteit RM 1999-21
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Jun 1999
Jaap H. Abbring
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research
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Entry, Exit, and Technological Progress in Markov-Perfect Duopoly

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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Sunk costs, Demand uncertainty, Technology shocks, Equilibrium computation, Equilibrium uniqueness

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Very Simple Markov-Perfect Industry Dynamics: Empirics

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2018-040
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 04 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2018
Jaap H. Abbring, Jeffrey R. Campbell, Jan Tilly and Nan Yang
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania - Department of Economics and National University of Singapore (NUS) - NUS Business School
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demand uncertainty, dynamic oligopoly, firm entry and exit, nested fixed point estimator, sunk costs, toughness of competition, counterfactual policy analysis

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Regular Variation and the Identification of Generalized Accelerated Failure-Time Models

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2011-135
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Jaap H. Abbring and Geert Ridder
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and University of Southern California
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duration analysis, identifiability, Mixed Proportional Hazards model, regular variation

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Rebuttal of 'On Nonparametric Identification of Treatment Effects in Duration Models'

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10248
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 10 Oct 2016
Jaap H. Abbring and Gerard J. van den Berg
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research and VU University Amsterdam - Department of Economics
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scientific conduct, econometrics, survival analysis, hazard rates

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Identification of Dynamic Discrete Choice Models

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 367-394, 2010
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Jaap H. Abbring
Tilburg University - Department of Econometrics & Operations Research

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