First name(s): Marga (Hubertina Margaretha Maria)
July 2012 - now: European Commission, Directorate General Development Cooperation
January 2011 - July 2012: Research, Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences with financial support from the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (in Dutch: Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen (KNAW)), Wassenaar, The Netherlands
December 2007 - December 2010: Dutch Seconded National Expert Section, EU Permanent Representation, Brussels
January 1997 - November 2004: Dutch central bank (in Dutch: De Nederlandsche Bank), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
February 1996 - July 1996: Banco de España, Madrid, Spain
October 1994 - June 1995: IRES, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium
August 1994 - September 1994: Centre de Recherche en Economie et Statistique, Paris, France
January 1989 - July 1990: Research Center for Education and the Labour Market, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
August 1987 - December 1988: Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
August 1990 - July 1994: Ph.D. Applied Econometrics, Maastricht University with financial support from the Netherlands Organisation for the Advancement of Pure Research, (in Dutch: Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO)), The Netherlands / Centre de Recherche en Economie et Statistique (CREST) , Paris, France
September 1984 - May 1989: M.Sc. Econometrics, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Alexandra Janovskaia ; Allard Bruinshoofd ; Angela Förch ; Ard den Reijer ; Bertrand Melenberg ; David-Jan Jansen ; Diama K. Abulaban ; Doriana Lama ; Erik Bähre ; Erinda Nervaj ; Erjon Luçi ; Evelina Çeliku ; Fernando Barran ; Franz Palm ; Gerard Pfann ; Gerbert Hebbink ; Hoda Youssef ; Ina Kraja ; Jacqueline van Goor ; Kiril Strahilov ; Leo de Haan ; Loek Groot ; Lúcio Vinhas de Souza ; Maarten van Rooij ; Maria Demertzis ; Maria Inmaculada Montero Luque ; Marlies Franssen ; Martin Fase ; Nicole Jonker ; Nidal Rachid Sabri ; Paul Ghijsen ; Peter van Els ; Rajna Hoxholli ; Ralph de Haas ; Rigers Kaso ; Ronald Albers ; Rudy Douven ; Sultanija Bojceva Terzijan ; Sybille Grob ; Theo E. Nijman ; Wilko Bolt ; Wim F.V. Vanthoor
Presentations or teaching (place, date, occasion, title presentation/subject course or organised event, co-presentor)
Louvain-La-Neuve, 21 May 2012, Workshop Sustainability of population changes at the Universtié Catholique de Louvain, Demographic pressure and fiscal sustainability across the globe.
Antwerp, 10 May 2012, Workshop Population change and Europe - Thinking beyond the demographic divide at the University of Antwerp UCSIA, Demographic pressure in the European Union: Increasing labour market participation, migration or old age participation to maintain fiscal sustainability?
Montecatini, 23 March 2012, Workshop on International Financial Integration at the 13th Mediterranean Research Meeting (MRM) of the European University Institute (EUI), Demographic upswings in South-Mediterranean economies versus demographic downswings in North-Mediterranean economies and their impact on international gross capital flows.
Montecatini, 22 March 2012, Workshop on International Financial Integration at the 13th MRM of the EUI , International Financial Integration of the South-Mediterranean Economies - A bird's-eye view, co-presented with Nidal R. Sabri.
Montecatini, 22 March 2012, Workshop on International Financial Integration at the 13th MRM of the EUI , The impact of exchange rate volatility on trade integration among North and South Mediterranean countries, co-presented with Nidal R. Sabri and Diama K. Abulaban.
Frankfurt, 13 December 2011, CEPR/ECB/IfW Workshop Wages in a time of adjustment and restructuring, On wage formation, wage flexibility and wage coordination - A focus on the wage impact of productivity in Germany, Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the United States.
Wassenaar, 17 November 2011, NIAS seminar series, The EU crisis - Anthropologist and macro view, co-presented with Erik Bähre.
Montecatini, 24-27 March 2010, Workshop the evolving international role of the GCC economies at the 11th MRM of the EUI, The changing pattern in international trade and capital flows of the Gulf Cooperation Council countries in comparison with other oil-exporting countries.
Montecatini, 25-28 March 2009, Workshop on finance and economic development in the Mediterranean area: The role of Euro-Mediterranean cooperation at the 10th MRM of the EUI , Food and energy prices, government subsidies and fiscal balances in Mediterranean countries co-presented with Ronald Albers.
Instanbul, 14-15 December 2008, FEMISE conférence annuelle, European Neighbourhood Policy: Economic Review of EU neighbour countries, co-presented with Maria Inmaculada Montero Luque
Cairo, 7 May 2008, Go-Euromed - The Euro-Mediterranean partnership - Promoting shared prosperity, European Neighbourhood Policy.
Skopje, January 2006, National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia, IMF exchange - Fundamental equilibrium exchange rates (FEERs).
Tirana, 1-2 December 2005, Banka e Shqipërisë, Open forum Preconditions for inflation targeting in Albania
Tirana, 26-27 January 2005, Banka e Shqipërisë, Workshop on monetary issues and inflation forcasting
Paris, 30 June - 2 July 2004, EcoMod/CEPII International conference on economic modeling, Firms' dynamic adjustment to target capital structures during transition.
Tiblishi, April 2004, Technical assistance National Bank of Georgia, Macro-model building
Nicosia, March 2004, Technical Assistance National Bank of Cyprus, Macro-econometric forecasting within the European System of Central Banks (ESCB).
Frankfurt, July 2002, European Central Bank seminar, On wage formation, wage development and unemployment - The case of Spain, Ireland and the Netherlands.
Kiev, 19-23 September 2000, Technical Assistance National Bank of Ukraine, Econometric modelling at central banks.
Amsterdam, February 2000, Technical Assistance Dutch Central Bank, Econometric techniques in transition economies.
Skopje, 1999 - 2001, Technical Assistance National Bank of Macedonia, EU-PHARE project on the construction of a macro-econometric model for Macedonia for forecasting and simulation purposes
Hamburg, 26-27 August 1999, University of Hamburg Workshop on investment and uncertainty, Does demand and price uncertainty affect Belgian and Spanish corporate investment?
Bolzano, 2000, European Economic Association annual meeting, Multi-country macro-econometric modelling in the EU
Coventry (UK), July 1999, University of Warwick - ESRC Macroeconomic Modelling Seminar Achieving price stability in the eurozone - Monetary or inflation targeting?
The Hague, May 1999, Central Planning Bureau seminar, Achieving price stability in the eurozone - Monetary or inflation targeting?
Amsterdam, 26-29 May 1998, ABN AMRO Eurobanking conference, An econometric analysis of the bank note circulation in the Netherlands (in Dutch).
Toulouse, August 1997, XIIth European Economic Association annual meetings, Savings and investment in macro-econometric modelling.
Budapest, May 1997, Société Universitaire Européenne de Recherches Financières (SUERF) 20th colloqium on corporate governance, financial markets and global convergence , Corporate governance in the Netherlands (pages 89-110).
Madrid, 1996, FEDEA seminar, Panel regressions on investment.
Madrid, 1996, Banco de España Seminar, Does demand and price uncertainty affect Belgian and Spanish corporate investment?
Istanbul, 23 August 1996, XIth European Economic Association annual meeting, Macroeconomic savings
Istanbul, August 1996, European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Does demand and price uncertainty affect Belgian and Spanish corporate investment?
Prague, 4 September 1995, Xth European Economic Association annual meeting, Time-to-build investment
Marseille, 1995, GREQAM seminar, A comparison of a production smoothing model and a dynamic factor demand model with inventories.
Maastricht, August 1994, European Meeting of the Econometric Society, The (mis‑)specification of production costs in production smoothing models.
Maastricht, 4 September 1994, Xth European Economic Association annual meeting, The roles of inventories investigated in a factor demand model.
Louvain-La-Neuve, 1994, Université Catholique de Louvain seminar, Time-to-build.
Madrid, 7 July 1994, Universidad Carlos III First international conference on Economic theory - Alternative approaches to macro-economics, The roles of inventories investigated in a factor demand model.
Washington DC, 22 juni 1994, Worldbank Economic modelling congres, Time-to-build investment and asymmetric adjustment costs.
Tilburg, 1994, University Tilburg colloqium, A comparison between a production smoothing model and a factor demand model with inventories: Applications to five French industrial sectors.
Amsterdam, 1993, Free University Workshop on Labour market dynamics, Persistence, asymmetries and interrelation in factor demand.
Uppsala, August 1993, European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Persistence, asymmetries and interrelation in factor demand.
Sfax, 4-5 June 1993, Les Xième journées de microéconomie appliquée, A comparison between a production smoothing model and a factor demand model with inventories: Applications to five French industrial sectors.
Paris, 1992 and 1993, Centre de Recherche en Economie et Statistique seminar, Persistence, asymmetries and interrelation in factor demand and The roles of inventories investigated in a factor demand model
Dublin, August 1992, VIIIth European Economic Association annual meeting, Time-to-build or adjustment costs.
Cambridge (UK), 5 September 1991, European Meeting of the Econometric Society, Adjustment costs, time-to-build and factor demand in the manufacturing industry in the US.
Tilburg, 10 mei 1989, Tilburg University Master thesis defence, The use of a parametric and a semi-parametric estimation method for the binairy choice model: Probit maximum likelihood versus Maximum score (in Dutch: Het gebruik van een parametrische en een semi-parametrische schattingsmethode voor het binaire keuzemodel: Probit maximum likelihood versus Maximum score).
Training (place, date, title)
Copenhagen and Eltville and Driebergen, 2001 & 2003, Heading for leadership at central banks
New York, October 1998, 23th Federal Reserve Banking conference
Eltville, June 1999, Seminar für Angehörige von EG-Zentralbanken
Netherlands, August 1990 - July 1992, Network of Economics