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  • Warandelaan 2, Koopmans Building, room K 529

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

1985 …2019
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Research Output 1985 2019

2019

Effective and sustainable private pensions

van Soest, A. & Nijman, T., 2019, The Future of Ageing in Europe: Making an Asset of Longevity. Walker, A. (ed.). Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 79 - 106

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Private pensions
Pensions
Defined contribution
Pension system
Decision making
Open Access
2018

Individual heterogeneity and pension choices: Evidence from Italy

Gallo, G., Torricelli, C. & van Soest, A., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 148, p. 260-281

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Italy
Employees
Pensions
Pension funds
Participation

Informal caregiving, employment status and work hours of the 50+ population in Europe

Ciccarelli, N. & van Soest, A., Sep 2018, In : De Economist. 166, 3, p. 363-396

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Employment status
Hours of work
Caregiving
Informal care
Work hours
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Pension Communication in the Netherlands and Other Countries

Debets, S., Prast, H., Rossi, M. & van Soest, A., 14 Nov 2018, Tilburg: CentER, Center for Economic Research, 36 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2018-047).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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Communication
Pensions
The Netherlands
Decision making
Industry
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Pension Communication in the Netherlands and Other Countries

van Soest, A., Prast, H. & Rossi, M., Jul 2018, Tilburg: NETSPAR, 36 p. (Netspar Discussion Papers; vol. 07/2018-036).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Open Access
File
Communication
Pensions
The Netherlands
Decision making
Industry

The effect of retirement on healthcare utilization: Evidence from China

Zhang, Y., Salm, M. & van Soest, A., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Health Economics. 62, p. 165-177

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
China
Delivery of Health Care
Developed Countries
Inpatients
Education

What they say and what they do: Comparing physical activity across the USA, England and the Netherlands

Kapteyn, A., Banks, J., Hamer, M., Smith, J. P., Steptoe, A., van Soest, A., Koster, A. & Htay Wah, S., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 72, 6, p. 471-476

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
England
Netherlands
Self Report
Exercise
Wrist
2017

New job matches and their stability before and during the crisis

Nagore Garcia, A. & van Soest, A., 2017, In : International Journal of Manpower. 38, 7, p. 975-995

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Economics
Unemployment
Recession
854 Downloads (Pure)

The Predictive Power of Subjective Probability Questions

de Bresser, J. & van Soest, A., 7 Nov 2017, Tilburg: CentER, Center for Economic Research, 47 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2017-046).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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Subjective probability
Predictive power
Numeracy
Vote
Predictive validity

Unemployment exits before and during the crisis

Nagore Garcia, A. & van Soest, A., Dec 2017, In : Labour. 31, 4, p. 337-368

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

unemployment
Spain
immigrant
hazard
determinants
2016

Demanding occupations and the retirement age

Vermeer, N., Mastrogiacomo, M. & Van Soest, A., Dec 2016, In : Labour Economics. 43, p. 159-170 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Financial literacy and preparation for retirement

Prast, H. & van Soest, A., May 2016, In : Intereconomics: Review of European Economic Policy. 51, 3, p. 113-118

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Retirement
Financial literacy
Pensions
Preparation
Standard of living

Labor supply heterogeneity and demand for child care of mothers with young children

Apps, P., Kabatek, J., Rees, R. & van Soest, A., Dec 2016, In : Empirical Economics: A quarterly journal of the Institute for Advanced Studies. 51, 4, p. 1641-1677 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

181 Downloads (Pure)

Mantelzorg, Arbeidsparticipatie en Gezondheid: Onderzoek Uitgevoerd in Opdracht van het Ministerie van SZW

van Soest, A. & Ciccarelli, N., Mar 2016, Tilburg: Tilburg University. 32 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
File
537 Downloads (Pure)

New Job Matches and their Stability before and during the Crisis

Nagore Garcia, A. & van Soest, A., 1 Sep 2016, Tilburg: Econometrics, 35 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2016-033).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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Unemployment
Recession
Social security administration
Individual characteristics
Immigrants

Partners’ leisure time truly together upon retirement

Stancanelli, E. G. F. & van Soest, A., Dec 2016, In : IZA Journal of Labor Economics. 5, 1, 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Leisure time
Retirement
Leisure
Externalities
France
97 Downloads (Pure)

Wat Vinden en Verwachten Nederlanders van het Pensioen?

van Soest, A., Feb 2016, Tilburg: NETSPAR, 54 p. (Netspar Industry Paper; vol. Design 51).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Open Access
File
Huns
2015

Een gedragseconomisch verantwoorde keuzevrijheid in de uittreedleeftijd

van Soest, A. H. O., 12 Feb 2015, In : Economisch Statistische Berichten. 100, 4703S, p. 64-69

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Heterogeneity in consumers' income and pension expectations

Bissonnette, L. & van Soest, A., 2015, In : Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. 14, 4, p. 439-465

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Income
Pensions
Socio-economics
Financial crisis
Pension reform

Nobelprijs 2015 voor Angus Deaton

van Soest, A., 2015, In : Economisch Statistische Berichten. 100, 4720, p. 632-633 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access

Old age work participation

Zaidi, A. & van Soest, A., 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences. Wright, J. D. (ed.). 2nd edition ed. Oxford: Elsevier, Vol. 17. p. 182-189 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryScientificpeer-review

Participation
Old age
Labor supply
Older workers
Demand and supply

Pension Awareness, Pension Communication, and Choice Architecture

Prast, H. & van Soest, A., Sep 2015, MOPACT. (MOPACT).

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Retirement expectations and satisfaction with retirement provisions

de Bresser, J. & van Soest, A., Mar 2015, In : The Review of Income and Wealth. 61, 1, p. 119-139 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Retirement
Pensions
Replacement rate
Optimism
Unobserved heterogeneity

Satisfaction with daily activities after retirement

Bonsang, E. & van Soest, A., Jul 2015, In : Ageing & Society. 35, 6, p. 1146-1170

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Retirement
Country differences
Vignettes
Anchoring
Ranking
2014

Cause-specific neonatal deaths in rural Bangladesh, 1987–2005: Levels, trends, and determinants

Saha, U. R., van Soest, A. & Bijwaard, G. E., 2014, In : Population Studies . 68, 3, p. 247-263

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Bangladesh
determinants
Disease
death
communicable disease

How sensitive are retirement decisions to financial incentives? A stated preference analysis

van Soest, A. H. O. & Vonkova, H., Mar 2014, In : Journal of Applied Econometrics. 29, 2, p. 246-264

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

retirement
incentive
income
retirement age
pension

Income taxation, labour supply and housework: A discrete choice model for French couples

Kabatek, J., van Soest, A. H. O. & Stancanelli, E. G. F., Apr 2014, In : Labour Economics. 27, p. 30-43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Job and income satisfaction among older Europeans

Bonsang, E. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2014, Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-being Research. Michalos, A. (ed.). Dordrecht: Springer Verlag, p. 3428-3435

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryScientificpeer-review

Income
Job satisfaction
Poverty
Older people
Household income

Kinky choices, dictators and split might: A non-cooperative model for household consumption and labor supply

Boone, J., van der Wiel, K., van Soest, A. H. O. & Vermeulen, F. M. P., Nov 2014, In : IZA Journal of Labor Economics. 3, 11, p. 1-19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Labor supply
Dictator
Household consumption
Spouses
Dictatorship
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Pensioenbewustzijn

Prast, H. M. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2014, Tilburg: NETSPAR. 88 p. (NETSPAR Panel Paper; vol. 37)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
File

Pensioenbewustzijn

Prast, H. & van Soest, A., Jan 2014, Stichting Instituut GAK. 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access

Rounding, focal point answers and nonresponse to subjective probability questions

Kleinjans, K. & van Soest, A. H. O., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Applied Econometrics. 29, 4, p. 567-585

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

response behavior
retirement
Subjective probability
Non-response
event

Testing the specifications of parametric models using anchoring vignettes

van Soest, A. H. O. & Vonkova, H., Jan 2014, In : Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Series A. 177, 1, p. 115-133

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Probit Model
Parametric Model
Specification
Ranking
Testing
619 Downloads (Pure)

Unemployment Transitions to Stable and Unstable Jobs Before and During the Crisis

Nagore Garcia, A. & van Soest, A. H. O., 7 Apr 2014, Tilburg: Econometrics, 35 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2014-026).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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Unemployment
Exit
Unemployment benefits
Social security
Immigrants
2013

Are Americans really less happy with their incomes?

Kapteyn, A., Smith, J. P. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2013, In : The Review of Income and Wealth. 59, 1, p. 44-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Income
Vignettes
Anchoring
Economics
Economic research

Contraceptive use, birth spacing, and child survival in Matlab, Bangladesh

Saha, U. R. & van Soest, A. H. O., Mar 2013, In : Studies in Family Planning. 44, 1, p. 45-66

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

infant mortality
contraceptive
Bangladesh
birth order
infant

Explaining subjective well-being: the role of victimization, trust, health and social norms

Douhou, S. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2013, In : Applied Econometrics. 31, 3, p. 52-78

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Social Norms
victimization
well-being
health
offense

Hoe gevoelig is de pensioenleeftijd voor financiële prikkels?

van Soest, A. H. O., 2013, In : PM: Pensioen magazine. 18, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Implications of full and partial retirement for replacement rates in a defined benefit system

Kantarci, T., Smeets, I. & van Soest, A. H. O., Oct 2013, In : The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance. 38, 4, p. 824-856

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Retirement
Pensions
Replacement rate
Defined benefit
Occupational pension

Survey response in probabilistic questions and its impact on inference

de Bresser, J. R. & van Soest, A. H. O., Dec 2013, In : Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization. 96, December, p. 65-84

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Non-response
Inference
Covariates
Socio-economics
Unobserved heterogeneity
2012
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Birth Spacing, Child Survival and Fertility Decisions: Analysis of Causal Mechanismsa

van Soest, A. H. O. & Saha, U. R., 2012, Tilburg: Econometrics, 41 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2012-018).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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fertility
health service
mortality
simulation
infant mortality
574 Downloads (Pure)

Cause-specific Neonatal Deaths: Levels, Trend and Determinants in Rural Bangladesh, 1987-2005

Saha, U. R., van Soest, A. H. O. & Bijwaard, G. E., 2012, Tilburg: Econometrics, 43 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2012-016).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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Low Birth Weight Infant
Obstetrics
Health Services
Cause of Death
Perinatal Death

Comparing the well-being of older Europeans: Introduction

Juerges, H. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2012, In : Social Indicators Research. 105, 2, p. 187-190

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Complexity effects in choice experiments-based models

Dellaert, B. G. C., Donkers, B. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2012, In : Journal of Marketing Research. 49, 3, p. 424-434

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Choice experiment
Choice models
Mixed logit model
Decision strategy
Prediction
356 Downloads (Pure)

Does Family Planning Reduce Infant Mortality? Evidence from Surveillance Data in Matlab, Bangladesh

van Soest, A. H. O. & Saha, U. R., 2012, Tilburg: Econometrics, 34 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2012-019).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

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infant mortality
Bangladesh
family planning
surveillance
contraceptive

Economische beslissingen van individuen en huishoudens

van Soest, A. H. O., 2012, In : Economisch Statistische Berichten. 97, 4637, p. 372-375

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Experts in experiments: How selection matters for estimated distributions of risk preferences

von Gaudecker, H. M., van Soest, A. H. O. & Wengstrom, E., 2012, In : Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. 45, 2, p. 159-190

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Risk preferences
Experiment
Self-selection
Sampling
Violations

Income and health care utilization among the 50+ in Europe and the US

Majo, M. C. & van Soest, A. H. O., 2012, In : Applied Econometrics. 28, 4, p. 3-22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Income
Health care utilization
Health care system
Copayments
Public expenditure

Labor Supply Heterogeneity and Demand for Child Care of Mothers with Young Children

Apps, P. F., Kabátek, J., Rees, R. & van Soest, A. H. O., Nov 2012, Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), 39 p. (IZA Discussion Paper; vol. 7007).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

Labor supply
Child care
Market work
Fiscal
Tax