Mirko Hartgerink

Mirko Hartgerink works for SEO Economic Research as a researcher. He is involved with a wide range of projects within the cluster ‘Competition, Aviation and Innovation’. Prior to starting at SEO, he was a research assistant at Utrecht University.

Mirko started his studies with the bachelor Liberal Arts & Sciences at Erasmus University College. Here, he chose to focus on philosophy, politics and economics by which he became acquainted with a diverse set of research methods. After graduating cum laude, he started with the research master ‘Multidisciplinary Economics’ at Utrecht University, for which he also graduated cum laude. During this master, he obtained a deeper understanding of quantitative methods and economic theory. For his master thesis, he developed a model to understand the dynamics of industries with networked markets.