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Home | People | Frank van Oort

Frank van Oort

Research Fellow

Erasmus University Rotterdam
Research field
Applied Econometrics, Economic Geography, Globalization, Growth, Innovation, Labor

List of publications

Koster,H.R.A. and Cheng,F.F. and Gerritse,M.J.A. and van Oort,F.G.. 2018. Place-based policies, firm productivity and displacement effects: evidence from Shenzhen, China. Journal of Regional Science

Burger,M.J. and Stavropoulos,S. and Ramkumar,S. and Dufourmont,J. and van Oort,F.G.. 2018. The heterogeneous skill-base of circular economy employment. Research Policy, 48, 248--261

Chen,W. and Los,B. and McCann,P. and Ortega-Arguiles,R. and Thissen,M. and van Oort,F.G.. 2018. The continental divide? Economic exposure to Brexit on both sides of the Channel. Papers in Regional Science, 97, 25--54

Cortinovis,N. and van Oort,F.G.. 2018. Between spilling over and boiling down: network-mediated spillovers, local knowledge base and productivity in European regions. Journal of Economic Geography

Cortinovis,N. and Xiao,JI. and Boschma,R.A. and van Oort,F.G.. 2017. Quality of government and social capital as drivers of regional diversification in Europe. Journal of Economic Geography, 17, 1179--1208

Karreman,B. and Burger,M.J. and van Oort,F.G.. 2017. Location choices of multinationals in Europe: the role of overseas communities. Economic Geography, 93, 131--161

Thissen,M.J.P.M and Graaff,TH and van Oort,F.G.. 2016. Competitive network positions in trade and structural economic growth: a geographical weighted regression analysis for European regions. Papers in Regional Science, 95, 159--180

Cortinovis,N. and van Oort,F.G.. 2015. Variety, economic growth and knowledge intensity of European regions: a spatial panel analysis. Annals of Regional Science, 55, 7--32

Guastella,G. and van Oort,F.G.. 2015. Regional heterogeneity and interregional research spillovers in European innovation: modelling and policy implications. Regional Studies, 49, 1772--1787

W. Jacobs and H.R.A. Koster and van Oort, F.G.. 2014. Co-agglomeration of knowledge-intensive business services and multinational enterprises. Journal of Economic Geography, 14, 443--475, 1468-2702

Broekel,T. and Balland,P.A. and Burger,M.A. and van Oort,F.G.. 2014. Modeling knowledge networks in economic geography: a discussion of four methods. Annals of Regional Science, 53, 423--452

Burger,M.J. and Meijers,E. and van Oort,F.G.. 2014. Regional spatial structure and retail amenities in the Netherlands. Regional Studies, 48, 1972--1992

Burger,M.J. and Meijers,E. and van Oort,F.G.. 2014. The development and functioning of regional urban systems. Regional Studies, 48, 1921--1925

Burger,M.J. and Thissen,M.J.P.M and Diodato,D. and van Oort,F.G.. 2014. The magnitude and distance decay of trade in goods and services: new evidence for European countries. Spatial Economic Analysis, 231--259

Witte,P. and Wiegmans,B and Spit,T and van Oort,F.G.. 2014. Governing inland ports: A multi-dimensional approach to addressing inland port-city challenges in European transport corridors. Journal of Transport Geography, 36, 42--54

van Oort,F.G. and Bosma,N.. 2013. Agglomeration economies, inventors and entrepreneurs as engines of European regional productivity. Annals of Regional Science, 51, 213--244

Graaff,TH and van Oort,F.G. and Florax,R.J.G.M.. 2012. Modeling regional population-employment dynamics across different sectors of the economy. Journal of Regional Science, 52, 60--84

Storper,M. and Marrewijk,C. and van Oort,F.G.. 2012. Processes of change in urban systems. Journal of Regional Science, 52, 1--9

Graaff,T and van Oort,F.G. and Florax,R.J.G.M.. 2012. Sectoral heterogeneity, accessibility and population-employment dynamics in Dutch cities. Journal of Transport Geography, 25, 115--127

van Oort,F.G. and Burger,M.J. and Knoben,J. and Raspe,O.. 2012. Multilevel approaches and the firm-agglomeration ambiguity in economic growth studies. Journal of Economic Surveys, 26, 468--491

Raspe,O. and van Oort,F.G.. 2011. Firm heterogeneity, productivity and spatially bounded externalities. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 45, 38--47

Raspe,O. and van Oort,F.G.. 2011. Growth of new firms and spatially bounded knowledge externalities. Annals of Regional Science, 46, 495--518

Vinciguera,S. and Frenken,K. and Hoekman,J. and van Oort,F.G.. 2011. European infrastructure networks and regional innovation in science-based technologies. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 20, 517--537

Frenken,K. and Ponds,R. and van Oort,F.G.. 2010. The citation impact of research collaboration in science-based industries: a spatial-institutional analysis. Papers in Regional Science, 89, 351--371

Ponds,R. and van Oort,F.G. and Frenken,K.. 2010. Innovation, spillovers, and university-industry collaboration: an extended knowledge production function approach. Journal of Economic Geography, 10, 231--255

Burger,M.J. and van Oort,F.G. and Linders,GJ. 2009. On the specification of the gravity model of trade: zeros, excess zeros and zero-inflated estimation. Spatial Economic Analysis, 4, 167--187

Hoekman,J. and Frenken,K. and van Oort,F.G.. 2009. The geography of collaborative knowledge production in Europe. Annals of Regional Science, 43, 721--738

van Oort,F.G. and Oud,J. and Raspe,O.. 2009. The urban knowledge economy and employment growth: A spatial structural equation modelling approach. Annals of Regional Science, 43, 859--877

Linders,GJ and Burger,M.J. and van Oort,F.G.. 2008. A rather empty world: the many faces of distance and the persistent resistance to international trade. Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 1, 439--458

Frenken,K. and van Oort,F.G. and Verburg,T.. 2007. Related variety, unrelated variety and regional economic growth. Regional Studies, 41, 685--697

Ponds,R. and van Oort,F.G. and Frenken,K.. 2007. The geographical and institutional proximity of research collaboration. Papers in Regional Science, 86, 423--444

van Oort,F.G.. 2007. Spatial and sectoral composition effects of agglomeration economies in the Netherlands. Papers in Regional Science, 86, 5--30

van Soest,D.P. and Gerking,S. and van Oort,F.G.. 2006. Spatial impacts of agglomeration externalities. Journal of Regional Science, 46, 881--899