University of Oxford

Rick van der Ploeg

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Is there really a Green Paradox?, in R. Halvorsen (ed.), The Economics of Nonrenewable Resources, The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, Edward Elgar, Aldershot. With Cees Withagen.

Transitional risks and the safe carbon budget, in R. Arezki and P. Bolton (eds.), International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C and Columbia University Press.

Extractive revenues and government spending: short versus longer considerations, in T. Addison and A. Roe (eds), Extractive Industries and Development, WIDER, UNU, Helsinki (2016). With A.J. Venables.

Management of resource revenues: Economic principles and Caspian experiences, in G. Mavrotas (ed.), Natural Resources and Development, Elgar, Aldershot, to appear. With K. Kuralbayeva and A.J. Venables. oxcarrepp201006

2017

Sustainable management of natural resource wealth, Chapter 19, pp. 431-446 in C. Hepburn and K. Hamilton (eds.), National Wealth: What is Missing, Why it Matters?, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.

Natural resource make rich, pp. 153-154 in B. Frey and D. Iselin (eds.), Economic Ideas You Should Forget, Springer International Publishing.

The impact of natural resources – survey of recent quantitative evidence, in E. Papyrakis (ed.), Why Does Development Fail in Resource Rich Countries: The Catch 22 of Mineral Wealth, Routledge, London. With Steven Poelhekke.

2016

Energy modelling Post 1973, Chapter 37, pp. 255-260, in C. Gopalakrishnan (ed.), Classic Papers In Natural Resource Economics Revisited, Routledge, London and New York. With Feddersen, J., F. Habermacher and J. Imhof.

Global warming and the risk of catastrophe what to do, pp. 9-13, with A.J. de Zeeuw and Simple rules for the social cost of carbon to fight global warming, pp. 33-38, with A. Rezai in Economic Performance, Environmental Innovation, Climate and Energy Policy, SPbU, Saint Petersburg.

2015

Openbare financiën, chapter 1, pp. 13-29 in Canon van de Economie, S. Phlippen and G. Werner (eds.), ESB B.V., Rotterdam, The Netherlands, With Bas Jacobs and Ruud de Mooij.

De toekomst is aan de robots, 60-63 in Bas ter Weel (ed.), De Match tussen Mens en Machine, Preadviezen van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde, Joh. Enschede, Amsterdam. With Willem Vermeend.

2012

How to design a carbon tax, 27-48 in R. de Mooij, I.W.H. Parry and M. Keen (eds.), Fiscal Policy to Mitigate Climate Change – A Guide for Policymakers, IMF, Washington, D.C. With I.W.H. Parry and R. Williams. oxcarrepp201214 imf.org/ Pubs/ books/2012/climate/climate.pdf

Oil windfalls and investing to invest in Central Africa, 89-109 in B. Aikitoby and S. Coorey (eds.), Oil in Central Africa – Policies for Inclusive Growth, International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C., to appear. oxcarrepp201215

Europe at a cross roads: Reforming political institutions and public sectors, Chapter 6, pp. 119-153 in T. Buettner and W. Ochel (eds.), The Continuing Evolution of Europe, The MIT Press, Cambridge, Ma. With M. Bordignon and T. Buettner. How to Construct Europe Bordignon Buettner Ploeg

2010

Africa and the natural resource curse, 14-56 in I. Vieira et al. (eds.), Current Issues in International Economics, INFER.

Growth and volatility in developing economies, 29-51 in B. Berendsen (ed.), Economic growth and the Common Good – From Crisis to Sustainable Development, KIT publishers, Amsterdam.

Reforming European universities: Scope for an evidence-based process, 28 pp. in M. Dewatripont and F. Thys-Clement (eds.), Governance of European Universities, Editions de l’Université de Bruxelles, Brussels (2008).

2007

Higher education reform and the renewed Lisbon strategy: role of member states and the European Commission, Chapter 5, 65-96 in G. Gelauff, I. Grilo and A. Lejour (eds.), Subsidiarity and Economic Reform in Europe, Kluwer, Dordrecht. With R. Veugelers.

2006

Do social policies harm employment? Second-best effects of taxes and benefits on labor markets, Chapter 3, 97-144, in J. Agell and P.B. Sørensen (eds.), Tax Policy and Labor Market Performance, CESifo and MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

The welfare state, redistribution and the economy: reciprocal altruism, consumer rivalry and second best, Chapter 8, 192-223 in F. Farina and E. Savaglio (eds.), Inequality and Economic Integration, Routledge, London.

2005

Macroeconomics of fiscal policy and government debt, 187-208 in P. de Gijsel and H. Schenk (eds.), Multidisciplinary Economics: The Birth of a New Economics Faculty in the Netherlands, Springer, Dordrecht.

Culture and the creative economy, 70-75 in F. van Woerden and T. de Neef (eds.), All That Dutch – International Cultural Politics, NAi Publishers, Rotterdam.

2004

Euro: d’abord la méfiance, ensuite l’amour (also translated as Liebe auf den zweiten Blick – der Euro and The Euro: the long road to popularity), De Gids, 86-91, May/June.

Role of employers in transforming disability into ability: Learning from Dutch Mistakes, 341-348 in B. Marin, C. Prinz and M. Queisser (eds.), Transforming Disability into Ability, Ashgate, Aldershot.

2002

Copyright and the cultural industries: the policymaker’s view, in R. Towse (ed.), Copyright in the Cultural Industries, Edward Elgar (2002).

2001

Culture as an economic crowbar, 107-111 in Economy and Culture. A Partnership for the 21st Century, Prague.

2000

The political economy of a consensus society, 167-192 in B. Marin, D. Meulders and D.J. Snower (eds.), Innovative Employment Initiatives, European Centre Vienna and Ashgate, Aldershot, England.

1998

Political economy of a consensus society, Jaarboek 1997/98, Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde.Unemployment and public finance in Europe, Chapter 5, 126-148 in P.B. Sorensen (ed.), Public Finance in a Changing World, MacMillan, London.

1997

Show some Dutch courage, Mr Blair & How do we control the drugs economy? Ask Amsterdam, The Independent on Sunday, 8 June & 30 November.

1996

Optimal government policy, tax incidence and the environment, 93-120, in C. Carraro and D. Siniscalco (ed.), Environmental Fiscal Reform and Unemployment, Kluwer, Dordrecht. With J.E. Ligthart.

1995

International interdependence and macroeconomic policy coordination, 183-216, chapter 9 in E. Pikoulakis, International Macroeconomics, MacMillan, London.

Environmental quality, public finance and sustainable growth, 141-174 in C. Carraro and J.A. Filar (eds.), Control and Game-Theoretic Models of the Environment, Birkhäuser, Cambridge, Ma. With J.E. Ligthart.

1994

Sustainable growth and renewable resources in the global economy, chapter 2.5, 259-280 in C. Carraro (ed.), Trade, Innovation, Environment, Kluwer, Dordrecht. With J. Ligthart.

Investment in clean technology and transboundary pollution control, chapter 2.3, 229-240 in C. Carraro (ed.), Trade, Innovation, Environment, Kluwer, Dordrecht. With A.J. de Zeeuw.

1993

Debts, deficits and growth in interdependent economies, in M. di Matteo (ed.), Issues in Interna­tional Economics, MacMillan, London. With G. Alogoskoufis.

Monetary discipline and the real value of government debt: The case for an independent EuroFed, 157-180 in H.A.A. Verbon and F.A.A.M. van Winden (eds.), The Political Economy of Government Debt, North?Holland, Amsterdam.

Endogenous growth, convergence and fiscal policies in an interde­pendent world, Chapter 15, 272-288 in H. Frisch and A. Wörgötter (eds.), Open-Economy Macroeconomics, IEA and MacMillan, London. With G. Alogoskoufis.

1992

Discussion of “Cyclical behaviour of employment in the UK: The role of endogeneous adjustment costs” by S.M. Burgess, 53-57 in J.C. van Ours, G.A. Pfann and G. Ridder (ed.), Labour Demand and Equilibrium Wage Formation, North-Holland, Amsterdam.

1991

Environmental policy in the economy: An introduction, Chapter 1, 1-16 in F.J. Dietz et al. (eds.), Environmental Policy and the Economy, North-Holland, Amsterdam. With F.J. Dietz and J. van der Straaten.

Savings, investment, government finance and the current account: The Dutch experience, Chapter 8, 219-263, in G. Alogoskoufis, L. Pademos and R. Portes (eds.), External Constraints on Macroeconomic Policy: The European Experi­ence, CEPR, London and Cambridge University Press, Cam­bridge. With H.A. Keuzenkamp.

Perceived constraints for Dutch unemployment policy, Chapter 2, 7-37 in C. de Neubourgh (ed.), The Art of Full Employment: Unemploy­ment Policy in Open Economies, North?Holland, Amsterdam. With H.A. Keuzenkamp.

1990

International interdependence and policy coordination in econ­omies with real and nominal wage rigidity, 403-450 in A.S. Courakis and M.P. Taylor (eds.), Private Behaviour and Government Policy in Interdependent Economies, Clarendon Press, Oxford.

1989

Towards monetary integration in Europe, 81-106 in De Euro­pese Mone­taire Integratie: vier visies, WRR Preliminary and Background Studies No. V66.

Discussion of “The use of simple rules for interna­tional policy agreements” by P. Levine, D. Currie and J. Gaines, 321-324 in B. Eichen­green, M. Miller and R. Portes (eds.) , Blueprints for Exchange Rate Management, Academic Press, New York.

Conflict over arms accumulation in market and command economies, 91-119 in F. van der Ploeg and A.J. de Zeeuw (eds.), Dynamic Policy in Economics, Contributions to Economic Analysis, North?Holland, Amsterdam. With A.J. de Zeeuw.

1988

Demand-side policies and supply-side policies in a small open economy with nominal or real wage rigidity, in P. Flaschel and M. Krüger (eds.), Recent Approaches to Econ­omic Dynamics, Peter Lang Verlag, Bern. With Th. van de Klundert.

Trade unions, investment and employment in a small open economy: A Dutch perspective, in J. Muysken and C. de Neubourgh, eds., Unemploy­ment in Europe, Chapter 8, 200-229, MacMillan, London. With C. Mulder.

1984

Implications of workers’ savings for economic growth and the class struggle, 1-13, in R.M. Goodwin, M. Krüger and A. Vercelli (eds.), Nonlinear Models of Fluctuating Growth: Theory and Empirical Evidence, Springer?Verlag, Berlin.

1983

The Principle of Political-Economic Assignment: Analysis of a macro-economic  model with political feedbacks, in T. Basar (ed.), The Modelling and Control of National Econ­omies, Pergamon Press, Oxford.

1982

Conflict over North Sea oil profits and macroeconomic policy, 680-696, in R.F. Drenick and F. Kozin (eds.), System Modelling and Optimization, Springer-­Verlag, Berlin. With M.R. Weale.