Projects

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09.01.2017Process evaluation of the Teachers Development Fund in the Netherlands

The Teachers Development Fund (in Dutch; LOF) offers teachers in primary and secondary education the opportunity to improve education by implementing their own innovative ideas. What are their experiences with LOF?more

30.11.2016Effects of a Master's programme on teachers and their environment

Following a Master's programme significantly increases the professional knowledge of teachers.more

06.09.2016Free doesn't make it (a) good (deal)

The Free School Books Act has not solved the underlying problems on the market for learning materials. However, the act did have positive effects for secondary education.more

18.01.2016Effects of a master's programme on teachers and their environment

What are the effects of following a master's programme on teachers and their environment? A first intermediate measurement gives an indication and tries to further interpret the observed effects through an realistic evaluation.more

04.01.2016The economic importance of childcare

What is the value of childcare for the Dutch economy? This question was posed by Brancheorganisatie Kinderopvang to SEO Amsterdam Economics.more

17.11.2015Ready for growth?

The Associate degree (Ad) is at a crossroads (again). In the coming years the Ad can (and must) truly prove its worth.more

13.11.2015Evaluation Act merger assessment (Wet fusietoets)

In collaboration with ResearchNed, Peter Huisman and Frans de Vijlder, SEO Amsterdam Economics has performed a legal evaluation of the Wet fusietoets (Act merger assessment). They advise a fundamental reassessment of the act.more

11.08.2015Actual and Perceived Bureaucracy

How much bureaucracy accompanied the provision of special educational needs to pupils before the introduction of Appropriate Education in the Netherlands? This baseline study examines the bureaucracy.more

13.08.2015Impact evaluation of a more open Higher Education Systemin the Netherlands

An additional number of higher education institutions were allowed to enter the regulated education market in the Netherlands from 2007 to 2015. The main aim of permitting new entrants was to evaluate their impact on the dynamics...more

13.08.2015Impact evaluation of a Master’s Degree for Teachersin the Netherlands

What is the impact of a Master’s degree for teachers in the Netherlands, on both teacher quality and student performance?more

26.05.2012Innovation Impulse for Education: Baseline Survey

This report sets out the results of the first round of periodic surveys into outcome measures from five experiments involving innovations in the organization of education (IIO, Innovation Impulse for Education).more

21.12.2011Strengthening the occupational mix in education – 2011

This report shows which teachers promote to a higher salary scale with help of the strengthening of the occupational mix and what promotion criteria this is based on.more

10.01.2011Monitor Associate degree 2006-2010

This report examines the Associate degree. more

29.11.2010Bridging the Gap: International Database on Employment and Adaptable Labour

This report is about the Lisbon employment targets. Due to the financial crisis, they are not yet achieved. The long-term challange remains. more

29.03.2010International Bachelor Law & Economics (IBLE)

This report answers the question: does the labor market benefit from a new Law & Economics bachelor program?more

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