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dr. W.E. (Ward) Romp

Faculty of Economics and Business
Sectie Macro & International Economics
Photographer: FEB

Visiting address
  • Roetersstraat 11
  • Room number:E3.64
Postal address
  • Postbus 15867
    1001 NJ Amsterdam
  • Profile

    Position

    Associate professor 

    Short Biography

    Ward is currently an associate professor at the Amsterdam School of Economics, and a Research Fellow of Netspar.

    Ward's current research focuses on the interaction between pension funds and the business cycle. He graduated in February 2007 on the project 'Essays on Dynamic Macroeconomics: The Role of Demographics and Public Capital' under the supervision of Ben Heijdra and Jakob de Haan.

    Research interests

    Macroeconomics of pensions and ageing

    Research programme

    Macroeconomics and International economics (MInt) 

    Affiliations

    Amsterdam School of Economics, Netspar.

    Working papers 

    Key publications

     

  • Publications

    2019

    2018

    2016

    • Beetsma, R., & Romp, W. (2016). Intergenerational Risk Sharing. In J. Piggott, & A. Woodland (Eds.), Handbook of the Economics of Population Ageing (Vol. 1A, pp. 311-380). (Handbooks in economics). Amsterdam: North-Holland. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.hespa.2016.05.004 [details]
    • Chen, D. H. J., Beetsma, R. M. W. J., Ponds, E. H. M., & Romp, W. E. (2016). Intergenerational risk-sharing through funded pensions and public debt. Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, 15(2), 127-159. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1474747214000365 [details]

    2014

    2013

    2012

    2011

    2009

    2008

    • Heijdra, B. J., & Romp, W. E. (2008). A life-cycle overlapping-generations model of the small open econonmy. Oxford Economic Papers, 60, 88-121. https://doi.org/10.1093/oep/gpm009 [details]
    • de Haan, J., Romp, W. E., & Sturm, J-E. (2008). Public capital and economic growth: Key issues for Europe. In G. Schwartz, A. Corbacho, & K. Funke (Eds.), Public investment and public-private partnerships: Addressing infrastructure challenges and managing fiscal risks (pp. 11-20). (Procyclicality of financial systems in Asia). New York: Palgrave Macmillan. [details]

    2007

    • Romp, W. E., & de Haan, J. (2007). Public capital and economic growth: A critical survey. Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik, 8(S1), 6-52.

    2004

    • Inklaar, R. C., Jacobs, J. P. A. M., & Romp, W. E. (2004). Business Cycle Indexes: Does a Heap of Data Help? Journal of Business Cycle Measurement and Analysis, 1(3), 309-336.

    2003

    • Oosterhaven, J., & Romp, W. E. (2003). Indirect Economic Effects of New Infrastructure: a Comparison of Dutch High Speed Rail Variants. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 94(4), 439-452. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9663.00272

    2015

    • Beetsma, R., Constandse, M., Cordewener, F., Romp, W., & Vos, S. J. (2015). The Dutch pension system and the financial crisis. CESIfo DICE Report, 13(2), 14-19. [details]

    2014

    • Beetsma, R., & Romp, W. (2014). Intergenerationele risicodeling en collectiviteit. In L. Bovenberg, C. van Ewijk, & T. Nijman (Eds.), Toekomst voor aanvullende pensioenen (pp. 131-155). (Preadviezen van de Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde; No. 2014). Amsterdam: Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde. [details]

    2017

    2015

    • Beetsma, R., Chen, D., Romp, W., & Vos, S. J. (2015). Verplichtstelling van pensioenen. Aenorm, 2015(special), 65-69. [details]

    2009

    Membership

    • Romp, W. (2016). Tinbergen Institute.
    • Romp, W. (2016). Netspar.

    Media appearance

    • Romp, W. (05-02-2016). Interview about demographics in the Netherlands [Television]. Demographics in the Netherlands.

    Talk / presentation

    • Romp, W. (speaker) (10-10-2019). Speaker at the Economic Policy Panel Meeting, 70th Economic Policy Panel Meeting, Helsinki.
    • Romp, W. (speaker) (6-6-2019). Speaker at the workshop on Empirical Macroeconomics, 7th WORKSHOP ON EMPIRICAL MACROECONOMICS, Ghent.
    • Romp, W. (speaker) (22-5-2019). Invited discussant PeRCent Annual Conference, PeRCent Annual Conference 2019, Copenhagen.
    • Romp, W. (speaker) (19-2-2019). Seminar at the CPB, The Hague, CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis.
    • Romp, W. (speaker) (14-2-2019). Seminar at the OECD, Paris, OECD, Paris.
    • Romp, W. (speaker) (28-11-2016). Seminar at Central Bank Poland, Narodowy Bank Polski (Central Bank).

    2018

    • Ciurilǎ, N. (2018). Risk sharing properties and labor supply disincentives of pay-as-you-go pension systems. [details]

    2017

    2016

    2018

    • Kastelein, P. B., & Romp, W. E. (2018). Pension Fund Restoration Policy In General Equilibrium. (Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper; No. 2018-053/VI). Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute. [details]

    2017

    • Beetsma, R., Romp, W., & van Maurik, R. (2017). What Drives Pension Reform Measures in the OECD? Evidence based on a New Comprehensive Dataset and Theory. (CEPR Discussion Paper Series; No. 12313). Amsterdam: Amsterdam School of Economics, University of Amsterdam. [details]

    2015

    • Ciurilă, N., & Romp, W. E. (2015). The Political Arrangement of Pay-as-You-Go Pension Systems in the Presence of Financial and Demographic Shocks. (Netspar Discussion Paper; No. 12/2015-037). Tilburg: Netspar. https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2706581 [details]

    2013

    • Beetsma, R. M. W. J., & Romp, W. E. (2013). Participation constraints in pension systems. (Netspar Discussion Papers; No. DP 09/2013-030). Tilburg: Netspar. [details]
    • Beetsma, R., & Romp, W. E. (2013). Participation constraints in pension systems. (CEPR Discussion Papers; No. DP9656). London: Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). [details]
    • Romp, W. E. (2013). Procyclicality of pension fund regulation and behaviour. (Netspar Discussion Papers; No. DP 11/2013-068). Tilburg: Netspar. [details]

    2011

    • Beetsma, R. M. W. J., Romp, W. E., & Vos, S. J. (2011). Voluntary participation and intergenerational risk sharing in a funded pension system. (Netspar discussion papers; No. DP 03/2011-024). Tilburg: Netspar. [details]
    • Beetsma, R., Romp, W. E., & Vos, S. J. (2011). Voluntary participation and intergenerational risk sharing in a funded pension system. (CEPR discussion papers; No. DP8312). London: Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). [details]
    • Bikker, J. A., Knaap, T., & Romp, W. E. (2011). Real pension rights as a control mechanism for pension fund solvency. (DNB Working Paper; No. 311). Amsterdam: DNB. [details]
    • Bikker, J. A., Knaap, T., & Romp, W. E. (2011). Real pension rights as a control mechanism for pension fund solvency. (Netspar Discussion Papers; No. DP 08/2011-073). Tilburg: Netspar. [details]

    2009

    • Beetsma, R. M. W. J., Romp, W. E., & Vos, S. J. (2009). Optimal demographic risk sharing with funded pensions in a general equilibrium model. Amsterdam: Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde. [details]

    2008

    • Beetsma, R. M. W. J., Romp, W. E., & Vos, S. J. (2008). Intergenerational risk sharing, pensions and endogenous labor supply in general equilibrium. (CESifo working paper; No. 2185). Munich: CESifo. [details]
    • Beetsma, R., Bovenberg, A. L., & Romp, W. E. (2008). Funded pensions and intergenerational and international risk sharing in general equilibrium. (CEPR discussion paper series; No. 7106). London: Centre for Economic Policy Research. [details]
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