• Warandelaan 2, Koopmans Building, room K 414

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

  • Netherlands

1992 …2024

Research activity per year

Personal profile

Research interests

My research focuses on five themes: cooperative game theory, non-cooperative game theory, networks, general equilibrium theory, and equilibrium computation.

Career

  • March 2022 - present: Professor of Quantitative Microeconomics at the Department of Econometrics and Operations Research, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • September 1999 - February 2022: Professor of Economics, in particular Microeconomics, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • January 1997 - August 1999: Fellow of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • September 1996 - December 1996: Postdoctoral Fellow of the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • June 1996 - August 1996: Assistant Professor of Econometrics at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • September 1995 - May 1996: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Economics, Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
  • July 1991 - August 1995: PhD Student at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • January 1990 - December 1990: Research Assistant at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • January 1989 - December 1989: Teaching Assistant at the Department of Econometrics, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands

PhD supervision

  1. Toygar Kerman, Department of Economics, September 2017-June 2021. Bayesian Persuasion: Elections and Informativeness of Beliefs, June 21, 2021. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Prof. Dr. D. Karos)
  2. Anastas Tenev, Department of Economics, September 2016-June 2021. Essays on the Economics of Social Networks, June 16, 2021. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotors: Prof. Dr. R. Peeters and Prof. Dr. F. Thuijsman)
  3. Jasmine Maes, Department of Economics, September 2016-July 2020. Essays in Infinite Dynamic Games, July 2, 2020. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotors: Dr. J. Flesch and Dr. A. Predtetchinski)
  4. Riccardo Saulle, Department of Economics, September 2015-September 2019. Essays on Coalition Formation Theory, September 5, 2019. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotors: Dr. T. Demuynck and Dr. C. Seel)
  5. Péter Bayer, Department of Economics, September 2015-February 2019. Public Goods Games on Networks and in Tumors, February 13, 2019. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, Prof. Dr. R. Peeters, and Prof. Dr. F. Thuijsman)
  6. Kutay Cingiz, Department of Economics, September 2013-July 2018. Games and Contests, July 4, 2018. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotors: Dr. J. Flesch and Dr. A. Predtetchinski)
  7. Pierfrancesco Guarino, Department of Economics, September 2013-December 2017. Essays on Epistemic Game Theory, December 12, 2017. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. E. Tsakas)
  8. Mehmet Ismail, Department of Economics, September 2012-June 2017. Essays in Games and Decisions, June 8, 2017. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. R. Peeters)
  9. Andrey Meshalkin, Department of Economics, October 2009-March 2017. Bargaining and Decision Making for Rational Agents, March 22, 2017. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. A. Predtetchinski)
  10. Zeliha Emel Öztürk, Department of Economics, September 2011-December 2015. Criteria of Distributive Justice; an Economic Inquiry, December 17, 2015. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. K. Bosmans)
  11. Zsombor Méder, Department of Economics, October 2010-June 2015. Beliefs, Intentions, Power; Essays on Dynamic Decision Problems, June 5, 2015. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotors: Dr. R. Peeters and Dr. J. Flesch)
  12. Xinyu Li, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2010-September 2014. Information Disclosure: Theory, Policy and Experiment, September 10, 2014. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. R. Peeters)
  13. Abhimanyu Khan, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, February 2010-July 2014. Essays on Applications of Simple Behavioural Rules: An Evolutionary Approach, June 13, 2014. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. R. Peeters)
  14. Burak Can, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2007-February 2012. Essays in Microeconomic Theory, February 1, 2012. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings and Prof. Dr. B. Klaus, co-promotor: Dr. K. Bosmans)
  15. Anita van den Berg, Department of Quantitative Economics, Maastricht University, January 2007-January 2012. The Dynamics of Production in Advance, January 20, 2012. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. H.J.M. Peters and Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  16. Volker Britz, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2006-December 2011. Bargaining Power in Strategic Games and Economic Decision-making, December 16, 2011. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. A. Predtetchinski)
  17. Helga Habis, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, May 2007-February 2011. Dynamic Cooperation, February 10, 2011. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  18. Michael Shuo Yang, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, July 2005-November 2010. Piracy and P2P File-sharing Networks, November 24, 2010. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. R. Peeters)
  19. Marjolein Harmsen-van Hout, Department of Management Sciences, Maastricht University, May 2003-March 2009. Online Consumer-to-consumer Communication Networks - An Economic Exploration of Their Formation and Value, March 19, 2009. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. B.G.C. Dellaert and Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  20. Kasper Leufkens, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2004-October 2008. Sequential Auctions and Alternating Price Competition, October 31, 2008. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. R.J.A.P. Peeters)
  21. Péter Csóka, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2004-October 2008. Risk Management from a Microeconomic Perspective, October 30, 2008. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings, co-promotor: Dr. L.Á. Kóczy)
  22. Elena Grigorieva, Department of Quantitative Economics, June 2001-March 2007. Bisection Auctions, March 28, 2007. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings and Prof. Dr. R.J. Müller, co-promotor: Dr. A.J. Vermeulen)
  23. Kirsten Rohde, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, September 2002-October 2006. Intertemporal Choice and Competitive Equilibrium, October 13, 2006. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings and Prof. Dr. P.P. Wakker)
  24. Arkadi Predtetchinski, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, November 2000 - November 2004. Incomplete Contracts and the Core, November 12, 2004. (Promotors: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings and Prof. Dr. H.J.M. Peters)
  25. Arnald Kanning, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, June 2001-June 2003. Unifying Commercial Laws of Nation-States - Coordination of Legal Systems and Economic Growth, June 11, 2003. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  26. Ronald Peeters, Department of Economics, Maastricht University, December 1997-June 2002. Computation and Selection of Equilibria in Noncooperative Games, June 21, 2002. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  27. Alexander Konovalov, Center for Economic Research (CentER), Tilburg University, September 1997-November 2001. Essays on General Equilibrium Theory, November 26, 2001. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. P.J.J. Herings)
  28. Claude Wampach, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE), Université  Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, January 1997-April 1999. Essays in Recursive Competitive Equilibrium Analysis, April, 1999. (Promotor: Prof. Dr. H.M. Polemarchakis)

Current courses

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External positions

Member Editorial Board (Games and Economic Behavior)

31 Oct 20231 Jan 2028

Advisory Editor (Journal of Mathematical Economics)

1 Jan 20231 Jan 2028

Member Editorial Board (Theory and Decision Library C)

17 Mar 20221 Jan 2025

Secretary-Treasurer (Game Theory Society)

17 Mar 202231 Aug 2022

Member Editorial Board (Mathematics of Operations Research)

17 Mar 20221 Jan 2025

Member Editorial Board (International Journal of Game Theory)

17 Mar 20221 Jan 2025

Member International Advisory Board of the Center for Mathematical Research in Economics and Finance (CMREF) (University of Manchester)

17 Mar 20221 Jan 2025

Member Editorial Board (Journal of Mechanism and Institution Design)

17 Mar 20221 Jan 2025

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