B.M.S. van Praag

University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)

Roetersstraat 11

Amsterdam, 1018 WB

Netherlands

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

Tinbergen Institute in Amsterdam

Gustav Mahlerplein 117

Amsterdam, 1082 MS

Netherlands

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

38

DOWNLOADS
Rank 11,867

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 11,867

in Total Papers Downloads

6,137

SSRN CITATIONS
Rank 4,479

SSRN RANKINGS

Top 4,479

in Total Papers Citations

108

CROSSREF CITATIONS

192

Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Risk Aversion and the Subjective Time Discount Rate: A Joint Approach

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 21 Apr 2003
B.M.S. van Praag and Adam S. Booij
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Amsterdam School of Economics
Downloads 750 (50,076)
Citation 7

Abstract:

Loading...

Expected Utility, Risk Aversion, Time Preference, Lotteries, Hypothetical Questions

2.

The Relation between Demography and Economics with Special Reference to the Role of Mandatory Funded and Unfunded Old-Age Pensions

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 03/2012-005
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Mar 2012
B.M.S. van Praag and J. Peter Hop
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 473 (89,695)

Abstract:

Loading...

Demography, funded pensions, unfunded pensions, social security, interest rate

3.

The Anatomy of Subjective Well-Being

DIW Discussion Paper No. 265
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Mar 2002
B.M.S. van Praag, Paul Frijters and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 422 (102,502)
Citation 33

Abstract:

Loading...

subjective well-being, satisfaction measurement, qualitative regressors, health satisfaction, job satisfaction

4.

Using Happiness Surveys to Value Intangibles: The Case of Airport Noise

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2004
B.M.S. van Praag and Barbara E. Baarsma
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam - SEO Economic Research
Downloads 372 (118,394)
Citation 22

Abstract:

Loading...

cost-benefit analysis, externalities, airport noise, satisfaction analysis, residual shadow costs

Perspectives from the Happiness Literature and the Role of New Instruments for Policy Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2568, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1912
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 Jan 2007
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 328 (135,097)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

happiness economics, subjective well-being, equivalence scales, economic policy

Perspectives from the Happiness Literature and the Role of New Instruments for Policy Analysis

CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 53, Issue 1, pp. 42-68, 2007
Posted: 02 Jul 2008
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)

Abstract:

Loading...

Happiness economics, subjective well-being, equivalence scales, economic policy

6.

The Benefits of Being Economics Professor A (and Not Z)

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2673, CESifo Working Paper No. 1948, Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Mirjam van Praag, Mirjam van Praag and B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Department of EconomicsCopenhagen Business School and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 283 (158,263)

Abstract:

Loading...

performance measurement, incentives, economists, name ordering

7.

A Structural Model of Well-Being: With an Application to German Data

FEE, Universiteit Van Amsterdam Working Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Nov 2000
B.M.S. van Praag, Paul Frijters and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Queensland University of Technology - School of Economics and Finance and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 239 (187,353)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

8.

Poverty in the Russian Federation

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 May 2001
B.M.S. van Praag and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 225 (198,386)

Abstract:

Loading...

Poverty, subjective poverty, Leyden approach, well-being, financial satisfaction, Russian Federation

9.

The Mix between Pay-as-You-Go and Funded Pensions and What Demography Has to Do with it

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
B.M.S. van Praag and Pedro Cardoso
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 201 (220,289)

Abstract:

Loading...

Old-age Pensions, Pay-as-you-go, Intergenerational Transfers, Retirement Benefits

10.

The Welfare Function of Income in Belgium:An Empirical Investigation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 07 Jun 2006
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 198 (223,216)
Citation 9

Abstract:

Loading...

The Connexion between Old and New Approaches to Financial Satisfaction

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 May 2004
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 169 (256,235)

Abstract:

Loading...

Financial satisfaction, income evaluation, Probit - models, cardinal utility

The Connexion between Old and New Approaches to Financial Satisfaction

ECONOMICS AND HAPPINESS. REALITY AND PARADOXES., Luigino Bruni and Pierluigi Porta, eds., Oxford University Press
Posted: 11 May 2004
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)

Abstract:

Loading...

12.

Age-Differentiated Qaly Losses

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 23 Jun 2001
B.M.S. van Praag and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 169 (255,959)

Abstract:

Loading...

13.

Empirical Estimation Results of a Collective Household Time Allocation Model

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2107, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1716, Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 05-096/3
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Nov 2005
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 165 (261,292)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Loading...

collective household models, labor supply, intra-household, time allocation

Happiness and Financial Satisfaction in Israel: Effects of Religiosity, Ethnicity, and War

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3181
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
B.M.S. van Praag, Dmitri Romanov and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 70 (474,228)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

happiness, subjective well-being, financial satisfaction, Israel, religion, immigration, terrorism

Happiness and Financial Satisfaction in Israel: Effects of Religiosity, Ethnicity, and War

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5184
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Sep 2010
B.M.S. van Praag, Dmitri Romanov and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 60 (514,055)

Abstract:

Loading...

happiness, subjective well-being, financial satisfaction, Israel, religion, immigration, terrorism

Happiness and Financial Satisfaction in Israel: Effects of Religiosity, Ethnicity, and War

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 10-095/3
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Sep 2010
B.M.S. van Praag, Dmitri Romanov and Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Government of the State of Israel - Israel Central Bureau of Statistics and Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona
Downloads 34 (650,916)

Abstract:

Loading...

Happiness, subjective-well-being, financial satisfaction, Israel, religion, immigration, terrorism

15.

The Subjective Costs of Health Losses Due to Chronic Diseases: An Alternative Model for Monetary Appraisal

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 24 Jun 2001
Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell and B.M.S. van Praag
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 156 (273,554)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

Chronic Diseases, Equivalent Income, Health Damages, Health Satisfaction, Well-being

16.

The Compensating Income Variation of Social Capital

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2529, CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1889
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Jan 2007
Maastricht University, University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 153 (277,859)

Abstract:

Loading...

life satisfaction, social capital

17.

First-Author Determinants and the Benefits of Being Professor a (and Not Z)

Economica, Vol. 75, No. 300, pp. 782-796, Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 03-045/3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2014
Mirjam van Praag, Mirjam van Praag and B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Department of EconomicsCopenhagen Business School and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 144 (291,844)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

performance measurement, incentives, economists, name ordering

18.

Utility, Probability, and Human Decision-Making

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 May 2006
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 143 (293,472)

Abstract:

Loading...

19.

A Collective Household Model of Time Allocation - a Comparison of Native Dutch and Immigrant Households in the Netherlands

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1753, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2172, Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-052/3
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jun 2006
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 139 (300,075)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

Collective household models, Labor supply, Intra-household, time allocation

A Public Good Version of the Collective Household Model: An Empirical Approach with an Application to British Household Data

CESifo Working Paper No. 2190
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Jan 2008
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 73 (463,505)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Loading...

collective household models, household behavior, labor supply, intra-household, time allocation

A Public Good Version of the Collective Household Model: An Empirical Approach with an Application to British Household Data

IZA Working Paper No. 3274
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 May 2008
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 37 (631,767)

Abstract:

Loading...

household behavior, collective household models, labor supply

A Public Good Version of the Collective Household Model: An Empirical Approach with an Application to British Household Data

Review of the Economics of the Household, Vol. 6, pp. 169-192, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Nov 2008
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 21 (752,637)

Abstract:

Loading...

Collective household models, Household behavior, Labor supply, Intra-household, Time allocation

21.

Income Satisfaction Inequality and its Causes

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Sep 2003
Ada Ferrer-i-Carbonell and B.M.S. van Praag
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 129 (317,638)

Abstract:

Loading...

equivalent income, financial satisfaction, income satisfaction, income inequality, variance decomposition

22.

How Sustainable are Old-Age Pensions in a Shrinking Population with Endogenous Labour Supply?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Mar 2003
Pedro Cardoso and B.M.S. van Praag
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 126 (323,214)

Abstract:

Loading...

Ageing, Labour Supply, Old-age Pensions, Pay-as-you-go

Vignette Equivalence and Response Consistency: The Case of Job Satisfaction

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3662
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 06 Dec 2011
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Aberdeen - Business School
Downloads 62 (505,595)

Abstract:

Loading...

vignettes, vignette equivalence, response consistency, job satisfaction, subjective well-being

Vignette Equivalence and Response Consistency: The Case of Job Satisfaction

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6174
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Dec 2011
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Aberdeen - Business School
Downloads 32 (664,503)

Abstract:

Loading...

vignettes, vignette equivalence, response consistency, job satisfaction, subjective well-being

Vignette Equivalence and Response Consistency: The Case of Job Satisfaction

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2011-167/3
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 Nov 2011
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Aberdeen - Business School
Downloads 29 (686,507)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Loading...

vignettes, vignette equivalence, response consistency, job satisfaction, subjective well-being

24.

Should I Pay for You or for Myself? The Optimal Level and Composition of Retirement Benefit Systems

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 03 Apr 2001
B.M.S. van Praag and Pedro Cardoso
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 123 (328,964)

Abstract:

Loading...

Social Security, Pay-As-You-Go Systems, Funded Pensions, Retirement Benefits, Welfare Systems

A Parametric Analysis of Prospect Theory's Functionals for the General Population

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2609
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Apr 2009
Adam S. Booij, B.M.S. van Praag and Gijs van de Kuilen
Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Tilburg University
Downloads 64 (497,499)

Abstract:

Loading...

prospect theory, utility for gains and losses, loss aversion, subjective probability weighting

A Parametric Analysis of Prospect Theory's Functionals for the General Population

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4117
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Apr 2009
Adam S. Booij, B.M.S. van Praag and Gijs van de Kuilen
Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Tilburg University
Downloads 54 (540,651)
Citation 12

Abstract:

Loading...

loss aversion, utility for gains and losses, prospect theory, subjective probability weighting

Well-Being Inequality and Reference Groups - An Agenda for New Research

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2984
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 50 (559,782)

Abstract:

Loading...

subjective well being, happiness, inequality, reference group

Well-Being Inequality and Reference Groups - An Agenda for New Research

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 10-015/3
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Sep 2010
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 35 (644,429)
Citation 3

Abstract:

Loading...

subjective well-being, happiness, inequality, reference group

Well-Being Inequality and Reference Groups: An Agenda for New Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4727
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 31 (671,664)

Abstract:

Loading...

subjective well-being, happiness, inequality, reference group

27.

Futher Evidence on the Individual Welfare Function of Income: An Empirical Investigation in the Netherlands

European Economic Review, Vol. 4, pp. 33-62, 1973
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 May 2006
B.M.S. van Praag and Arie Kapteyn
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research - University of Southern California
Downloads 76 (447,862)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Loading...

28.

A New View on Panel Econometrics: Is Probit Feasible after All?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9345
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Sep 2015
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 58 (514,532)

Abstract:

Loading...

panel data estimation techniques, ordered probit, fixed effects estimator, within estimator, pooled regression, between estimator

Intra-Household Work Timing: The Effect on Joint Activities and the Demand for Child Care

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3442
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 May 2011
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 33 (657,622)

Abstract:

Loading...

labor supply, work timing, time allocation

Intra-Household Work Timing: The Effect on Joint Activities and the Demand for Child Care

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5636
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 16 (799,636)

Abstract:

Loading...

labor supply, work timing, time allocation

Demography and Provisions for Retirement - The Pension Composition, a Behavioral Approach

CESifo Working Paper No. 8057
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Feb 2020
B.M.S. van Praag and J. Peter Hop
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 36 (638,042)

Abstract:

Loading...

demography, funded pensions, unfunded pensions, social security, interest rate, overlapping generations, individual savings

Demography and Provisions for Retirement: The Pension Composition, a Behavioral Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12909
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Jan 2020
B.M.S. van Praag and J. Peter Hop
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 11 (851,936)

Abstract:

Loading...

demography, funded pensions, unfunded pensions, social security, interest rate, overlapping generations, individual savings

31.

Hidden Consequences of Success in Pediatrics: Parental Health-Related Quality of Life-Results from the Care Project

Pediatrics, Vol. 122, No. 5, pp. e1030-e1038, November 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Nov 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam - Academic Medical Center (AMC)
Downloads 38 (611,599)

Abstract:

Loading...

32.

Collective Labor Supply of Native Dutch and Immigrant Households in the Netherlands

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2872
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 11 Dec 2009
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 35 (629,023)

Abstract:

Loading...

collective model, labor supply, child care

33.

Relevance and Precision: From Quantitative Analysis to Economic Policy

ESSAYS IN HONOUR OF PIETER DE WOLFF, J.S. Cramer, A. Heertje, P. Venekamp, eds., North-Holland Publishing, 1976
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 May 2006
B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 31 (654,221)

Abstract:

Loading...

34.

Demography and Provisions for Retirement: The Pension Composition, an Equilibrium Approach

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 2018-058/V
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Jul 2018
B.M.S. van Praag and J. Peter Hop
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 26 (689,615)

Abstract:

Loading...

demography, funded pensions, unfunded pensions, social security, interest rate, overlapping generations, individual savings

35.

Intra-Household Work Timing: The Effect on Joint Activities and the Demand for Child Care

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-065/3
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 16 (772,450)

Abstract:

Loading...

Labor supply, Work timing, Time allocation

36.

The Benefits of Being Economics Professor A (Rather than Z)

Economica, Vol. 75, Issue 300, pp. 782-796, November 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Oct 2008
Mirjam van Praag, Mirjam van Praag and B.M.S. van Praag
University of Amsterdam - Department of EconomicsCopenhagen Business School and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)
Downloads 2 (924,596)

Abstract:

Loading...

37.

Image and Reality: The Case of Job Satisfaction

University of Aberdeen Business School Working Paper No. 2007-15
Posted: 11 Jan 2008
Institut d'Anàlisi Econòmica (IAE-CSIC), Barcelona, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and University of Aberdeen - Business School

Abstract:

Loading...

conjoint analysis, experienced utility, decision utility, job satisfaction, subjective well-being

38.

The Structure of Political Satisfaction

Posted: 29 Apr 2005
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), University of Amsterdam and University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB)

Abstract:

Loading...