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University of Leuven

Faculty of Economics and Business

Department of Economics

Naamsestraat 69, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

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Campus KULAK (Campus Dean)

E. Sabbelaan 53, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium

E-mail: Laurens.Cherchye@kuleuven.be

Tel.: +32 (0) 56 24 61 09

Fax: +32 (0) 56 24 69 99

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Personalia:

    • Born on November 19, 1974 in Ieper, Belgium
    • Married; three children


Education:

    • PhD in Economics, KULeuven, 2001


Current positions:

    • Full professor, Department of Economics, KULeuven
    • Extramural fellow of CentER, Tilburg University
    • Honorary senior research associate, University College London (UCL; Department of Economics)
    • International research fellow, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)
    • Research fellow, Center for Economic Policy research (CEPR)


Past positions:

    • Full professor, CentER, Tilburg University, 2009-2011
    • Visiting professor at ECARES, UniversitĂ© Libre de Bruxelles, 2008-2009
    • Postdoctoral fellow of the Fund for Scientific Research-Flanders (FWO-Vlaanderen), 2002-2008


Current research activities and interests:

    • Revealed preference theory and nonparametric analysis of consumption behavior
    • The collective model of household consumption behavior
    • Nonparametric production and efficiency analysis


Current and past teaching:

    • Microeconomic theory (Leuven)
    • Econometrics (Tilburg)
    • Operations research (Leuven)
    • Principles of economics (Leuven)
    • Research seminar (Leuven)