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Research interests

Peter Kort has as research topics dynamics of the firm, investment under uncertainty and industrial organization. In particular, he is interested in how competition, dynamics and uncertainty affect the firm's investment and innovative behavior.

Career

  • 2002- full professor, Faculty of Economics, Tilburg University
  • 2002- guest professor, Faculty of Applied Economics, University of Antwerp, Antwerp
  • 1997-2002 associate professor, Faculty of Economics, Tilburg University
  • 1991-1996,  KNAW-research fellow
  • 1989-1997 assistant professor, Faculty of Economics, Tilburg University1991-96 KNAW-research fellow
  • 1984-1989 research assistant, Tilburg University

 

Current courses

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PhD supervision

Current Ph-D Students:
C. Eijgenraam (Tilburg University)
G. Vermeulen (University of Antwerp)
N. Huberts (Tilburg University)
M. Lavrutich (Tilburg University)
X. Wen (Tilburg University)

Doctoral thesis committee:
R.H.J.M. Gradus (1990)
T.L. Feenstra (1998, co-promotor)
R. Brekelmans (2000)
K.J.M. Huisman (2000, co-promotor)
W.A. van den Broek (2001)
J.L. Wielhouwer (2002, co-promotor)
M. Peat (2002, University of Technology Sydney, external examiner)
J.J.J. Thijssen (2003, promotor)
P. Murto (2003, Helsinki University of Technology, official opponent)
G. Pawlina (2003, promotor)
R.W.J. van den Goorbergh (2004)
K. Fredj (2004, University of Montreal, external jury member)
E. Motchenkova (2005, promotor)
R. Lukach (2006, University of Antwerp, co-promotor)
C. Di Maria (2006)
W. van den Berg (2007, Erasmus University Rotterdam)
W. Woertman (2008)
S. Gryglewicz (2008, promotor)
T. Michalak (2009, University of Antwerp, chairman)
M. Trojanowska (2009, University of Antwerp, promotor)
M. Carvalho (2011)
M.Y. Keoula (2011, University of Montreal, external examiner)
T. Kiseleva (2011, University of Amsterdam)
M. Della Seta (2011, promotor)
V. Hagspiel (2011, promotor)
T. Compernolle (2012, University of Hasselt)
S. Amoroso (2013)
Ö. Özdemir (2013)
M. Chahim (2013, promotor)
G. Smrkolj (2013, University of Amsterdam)
R. Langestraat (2013, promotor)
H. Boonman (2014, promotor)

T. Suzuki (2015, promotor)

 

Keywords

  • Real Options
  • Decision Theory

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Research Output 1985 2020

Dynamic models of the firm with green energy and goodwill with a constant size of the output market

Dawid, H., Hartl, R. F. & Kort, P., 2020, Games in Management Science. Pineau, P. O., Sigué, S. & Taboubi, S. (eds.). Cham: Springer, p. 131-146 (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science; vol. 280).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Goodwill
Green energy
Saddlepoint
Side effects

A multi-stage optimal control approach of durable goods pricing and the launch of new product generations

Seidl, A., Hartl, R. F. & Kort, P. M., Aug 2019, In : Automatica. 106, p. 207-220

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Capacity investment decisions of two competitive ports under uncertainty: A strategic real options approach

Balliauw, M., Kort, P. & Zhang, A., Apr 2019, In : Transportation research part B: Methodological. 122, p. 249-264

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Real options
Uncertainty
Investment decision
Capacity investment
Congestion

Dynamic capital structure choice and investment timing

Dockner, E. J., Hartl, R. F. & Kort, P., May 2019, In : Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. 102, p. 70-80

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Shareholders
Timing
Dividend
Equity
Economics

Entry deterrence by timing rather than overinvestment in a strategic real options framework

Huberts, N. F. D., Dawid, H., Huisman, K. & Kort, P., Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 274, 1, p. 165-185

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Real Options
Timing
Scenarios
Framework
Real options

Activities 1997 1997

  • 14 Editorial activity
  • 3 Invited talk

Econometrica (Journal)

P.M. Kort (Reviewer)
1997

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

European Journal of Operational Research (Journal)

P.M. Kort (Reviewer)
1997

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

Annals of Operations Research (Journal)

P.M. Kort (Reviewer)
1997

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

Journal of Environmental Management (Journal)

P.M. Kort (Reviewer)
1997

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control (Journal)

P.M. Kort (Reviewer)
1997

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activityScientific

Projects 1997 2016

Dynamic Oligopolistic Competition between Innovating Firms

Kort, P.

1/02/131/02/16

Project: Research project

Real options and investments under uncertainty

Hagspiel, V., Kort, P. & Huisman, K.

1/09/081/09/11

Project: Research project

Essays in corporate finance and investment under uncertainty

Della Seta, M. & Kort, P.

1/09/081/09/11

Project: Research project

Capital Investment and Innovation: A Multi-Stage Modeling Approach

Kort, P. & Chahim, M.

1/09/081/09/12

Project: Research project

Essays on investment under uncertainty and dynamic signaling

Gryglewicz, S., Kort, P. & Huisman, K.

1/09/051/09/08

Project: Research project

Prizes / Recognition

Grant - NWO

P.M. Kort (Recipient), 1997

Prize