SEO Amsterdam Economics has an Advisory Council with members from the business and scientific communities, and the government. These members can be consulted on specific research topics. They can also be asked to cast a critical eye over reports or discussion papers.


Drs. J.C.H.G. Arts

Member supervisory board Enexis Groep NV (energy network operator), chairman supervisory board RAV Haaglanden (Regional Ambulance Service)


Prof. dr. B. Baarsma

Chief Economist PwC NL


Prof. dr. J. Boone

Professor of Industrial Economics at Tilburg University


W. Etty

Consultant Andersson Elffers Felix


Prof. dr. P. Gautier

Professor of Economics, VU University Amsterdam


Prof. dr. A.C. Gielen

Professor of Economics, Erasmus School of Economics Rotterdam


Dr. L. van Goor

Independent consultant Regulatory Communication


Prof. dr. H.L.F. de Groot

Professor in Regional Economic Dynamics, VU University Amsterdam


Prof. dr. M.W. Hofkes

Professor Environmental Economics, VU University Amsterdam


Dr. A. Italianer

Senior International Policy Advisor, Arnold & Porter – former Secretary-General European Commission


Prof. dr. E.L.W. Jongen

Professor of Economics and Socioeconomic Policy, Leiden University


Dr. H. Keuzenkamp

Chairman of Board of Directors (a.i.) Basalt Rehabilitation


Prof. dr. B. van der Klaauw

Professor of economics, VU University Amsterdam


Mr. H. van de Kraats

Partner at Maes & Lunau


Prof. dr. A. Lejour

Professor Taxation and Public Finance, Tilburg University


Prof. dr. C.M. van Praag

Professor of Entrepreneurship & Leadership, VU University Amsterdam


Dr. N. Reed

Founder of Reed Mobility, United Kingdom


Dr. M. Schaafsma

Associate Professor in the Environmental Economics department of the IVM, VU University Amsterdam


Prof. dr. M.R.F. Senftleben

Director of the Institute for Information Law and professor Intellectual Property Law, University of Amsterdam


Drs. T. de Swaan

Chairman of Supervisory Board ABN AMRO


Mr. I.W. VerLoren van Themaat

Partner Houthoff


Prof. dr. H.D. Webbink

Professor of economics Erasmus University Rotterdam


Dr. A.H.E.M. Wellink

Former president of ‘De Nederlandsche Bank’