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Olaf van Vliet

Extraordinary Professor of Comparative Welfare State Analysis

Name
Prof.dr. O.P. van Vliet
Telephone
+31 71 527 8551
E-mail
o.p.van.vliet@law.leidenuniv.nl

Olaf van Vliet is Professor of Comparative Welfare State Analysis at the Department of Economics and at the Institute of Public Administration, Leiden University.

More information about Olaf van Vliet

Olaf van Vliet is Professor of Comparative Welfare State Analysis at the Department of Economics and at the Institute of Public Administration, Leiden University. He is project leader (2016 – 2020) of the multidisciplinary project ‘SOLID: Solidarity under strain – A legal, criminological and economic analysis of welfare states and free movement in the EU’. Since 2016, he serves as director of one of the 11 research profile areas of Leiden University: Interaction between legal systems. Additionally, he serves as coordinator of the new MSc program Economics and Governance

His research and teaching interests include comparative political economy, welfare state reform, income inequality, globalization, European integration and labor economics. Between 2011 and 2015, Olaf van Vliet was work package leader in the international research consortium ‘NEUJOBS – Employment 2025: How multiple transitions will affect the European Labour Market’ (funded by the European Commission, FP7).

Full CV can be downloaded here (version from June 2018).

Current positions

Education

  • PhD Department of Economics, Leiden University
  • BSc + MSc Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
  • BA + MA Public Administration, Leiden University

Fellow

  • Visiting Professor, Central University of Finance and Economics (Nov. 2015)
  • Visiting Scholar, Harvard University (Sept. – Dec. 2013) 
  • Research Fellow Leiden Law School (2011-)
  • Teaching Fellow Leiden University College (LUC) The Hague (2011-)
  • Visiting Research Associate, Marquette University (Sept. – Dec. 2010)

Teaching 2017-2018:

Datasets

Extraordinary Professor of Comparative Welfare State Analysis

  • Faculteit Rechtsgeleerdheid
  • Instituut Fiscale en Economische vakken
  • Economie

Work address

Kamerlingh Onnes Building
Steenschuur 25
2311 ES Leiden
Room number A 2.57

Contact

Professor by special appointment Comparative Welfare State Analysis

  • Faculty Governance and Global Affairs
  • Instituut Bestuurskunde

Work address

Wijnhaven
Turfmarkt 99
2511 DP The Hague

Contact

Publications

  • Nederlands Genootschap Sociale Zekerheid Bestuurslid

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