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Research interests

Ed Westerhout participates in research projects in the field of the economics of ageing (among which pensions, health care and public finance) and teaches bachelor courses on public finance.

Teaching

Ed Westerhout teaches the bachelor courses public finance 1 for tax economists and public finance for tax law.

Current courses

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External positions

Research (Centraal Planbureau)

5 Jul 2016 → …

Courses, books (Rekenen aan Vergrijzing)

5 Jul 2016 → …

Keywords

  • Public Finance
  • Pension Economics
  • Ageing
  • Health Economics
  • Macroeconomics

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Research Output 1993 2018

Effecten van meer keuzevrijheid bij pensioenuitkering

Starink, B., Westerhout, E., Lever, M., Ponds, E. & Folmer, K., 17 Sep 2018, Centraal Planbureau (CPB). 36 p. (CPB Report)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

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Paying for the Ageing Crisis: Who, How and When?

Westerhout, E., 10 Jan 2018, Tilburg: CentER, Center for Economic Research, 50 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2018-001).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

File
Policy reform
Public debt
Policy instruments
Labor supply
Tax rate

The Effects of Capping Co-Insurance Payments

Westerhout, E. & Folmer, K., 22 Nov 2018, Tilburg: CentER, Center for Economic Research, 42 p. (CentER Discussion Paper; vol. 2018-050).

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paperOther research output

File
Coinsurance
Payment
Healthcare
Welfare effects
Cost sharing

Ageing-driven pension reforms

Bonenkamp, J., Meijdam, L., Ponds, E. & Westerhout, E., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Population Economics. 30, 3, p. 953-976

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

pension reform
welfare
worker
trend
Population aging

Defined benefit pension schemes: A welfare analysis of risk sharing and labour market distortions

Draper, D. A. G., Westerhout, E. & Nibbelink, A. G. H., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. 16, 4, p. 467-484 18 p., 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Pension scheme
Welfare analysis
Risk sharing
Labour market
Defined benefit