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Mirjam van Praag

Research Fellow

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Research field
Organizations and Markets
Education, Entrepreneurship, Organizational Economics, Personnel Economics

List of publications

Czibor, E., Onderstal, S., Sloof, R. and van Praag, C.M. (2020). Does relative grading help male students?: Evidence from a field experiment in the classroom Economics of Education Review, 75:.

Laura Rosendahl Huber (2020). Diverse cognitive skills and team performance: A field experiment based on an entrepreneurship education program Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization.

Koudstaal, M., Sloof, R. and van Praag, M. (2019). Entrepreneurs: Intuitive or contemplative decision makers? Small Business Economics, 53:901--920.

Rosendahl Huber, L., Sloof, R. and Van Praag, M. (2017). The effect of incentives on sustainable behavior: evidence from a field experiment Labour Economics, 45:92--106.

Sloof, R. and van Praag, M. (2015). Testing for Distortions in Performance Measures: An Application to Residual Income Based Measures like Economic Value Added Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 24(1):74--91.

Oosterbeek, H., van Praag, M. and IJsselstein, A. (2010). The impact of entrepreneurship education on entrepreneurship skills and motivation European Economic Review, 54(3):442--454.

Sloof, R. and van Praag, C.M. (2010). The effect of noise in a performance measure on work motivation: A real effort laboratory experiment Labour Economics, 17(5):751--765.

Hartog, J., van Praag, M. and van der Sluis, J. (2010). If you are so smart, why aren't you an entrepreneur? Returns to cognitive and social ability: Entrepreneurs versus employees Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 19(4):947--989.

van Praag, C.M. and van Praag, B.M.S. (2008). The benefits of being economics professor A (rather than Z) Economica, 75(300):782--796.

Sloof, R. and van Praag, C.M. (2008). Performance measurement, expectancy and agency theory: An experimental study Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 67(3-4):794--809.

Cramer, J., Hartog, J., Jonker, N. and van Praag, C.M. (2002). Low risk aversion encourages the choice for entrepreneurship: an empirical test of a truism Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 48(1):29--36.

van Praag, C.M. and van Ophem, J.C.M. (1995). Determinants of willingness and opportunity to start as an entrepreneur Kyklos, 48:513--540.

Oosterbeek, H. and van Praag, M. (1995). Firm-size wage differentials in the Netherlands Small Business Economics, 7(3):173--182.