Eva Van Belle

Research interests

  • Labour Economics
  • Labour Market Discrimination
  • Policy Evaluation
  • Microeconometrics
  • Experimental Economics

Experience

  • 2018 - present: Postdoctoral researcher, NCCR - on the move
  • June - October, 2018: Postdoctoral researcher, Ghent University
  • April - October, 2018: External collaborator, International Labour Organization
  • 2013 - 2018: Doctoral researcher, Ghent University
  • 2017 - 2018: Research intern, International Labour Organization
  • September - November, 2013: Intern, United Nations Headquarters
  • July - August, 2012: Assistant and Data researcher "De perfecte storm", Ghent University

Education

  • 2013 - 2018: PhD in Economics, Ghent University
  • 2012 - 2013: Master of Arts in Economics of Globalization and European Integration, Xiamen University, University of Antwerp, Prague Univesity of Economics
  • 2011 - 2012: Master of Science in Economics, Ghent University
  • 2008 - 2011: Bachelor of Science in Economics, Ghent University

Journal articles

  • Van Belle, E., Caers, R., De Couck, M., Di Stasio, V., & Baert, S. (2019). The Signal of Applying for a Job Under a Vacancy Referral Scheme. Industrial Relations, forthcoming.
  • Cockx, B., & Van Belle, E. (2019). Wating Longer Before Claiming, and Activating Youth. No Point?. International Journal of Manpower, https://doi.org/10.1108/IJM-04-2017-0060.
  • Van Belle, E., Di Stasio, V., Caers, R., De Couck, M., & Baert, S. (2018). Why Are Employers Put Off by Long Spells of Unemployment?. European Sociological Review, 34(6), 694–710, https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcy039.
  • Baert, S., Marx, I., Neyt, B., Van Belle, E., & Van Casteren, J. (2018). Student employment and academic performance: An empirical exploration of the primary orientation theory. Applied Economics Letters, 25(8), 547-552, https://doi.org/10.1080/13504851.2017.1343443.
  • Cockx, B., & Van Belle, E. (2016). Jongeren sneller aan het werk krijgen? Een evaluatie van twee maatregelen. OVER. WERK, 26(2), 29-34, http://hdl.handle.net/1854/LU-8503616.

Working papers

Work in progress

  • Are Students Appropriate Research Surrogates? A Comparison between Sophomores, Master Students and Professionals.
  • Why Does Student Employment Lead to Greater Hiring Chances?
  • A meta-analysis of the immigrant-native and ethnic wage gaps.

Teaching activities

  • 2015 - 2018: Teaching assistant, Ghent University
    • Teaching assistance for the following courses: Introduction to Economics, Microeconomics, Labour Economics, Research Methods, Seminar in Labour Economics
    • Guidance of Master Dissertations (9 dissertations).
      • Vlaamse Scriptie Prijs

Curriculum Vitae

cv_July2018.pdf