Publications and Research

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS OF PAPERS

•Hercog, Metka and Mindel van de Laar, "What's the Best Place for Me? Location Choice for Indian Students", (submitted for publication)

Also available as Hercog, Metka & Mindel van de Laar, 2013, What's the best place for me? Location-choice for S&E students in India, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2013-066

•Determinants of international mobility decision: the case-study of India", (Submitted for publication)

Also available as Hercog, Metka & Mindel van de Laar, 2013, Determinants of international mobility decision: The case-study of India, UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2013-067

•Rehm Martin and Mindel van de Laar (2015), “The potential of communities of learning for dual career PhD programs”,  in  “Transformative Perspectives and Processes in Higher Education

Advances in Business Education and Training”, Springer, Volume 6, 2015, pp 155-177

•Sfakianakis, Emmanouil and Mindel van de Laar (2013), “Fiscal effects and public risk in public-private partnerships (PPPs)”, Built Environment Project and Asset Management, 3(2)

Also available as Sfakianakis, Emmanouil  and  Mindel van de Laar, 2012, Assessing contingent liabilities in public-private partnerships (PPPs), UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2012-030

•Cools, Kees and Mindel van de Laar (2006), "The Performance of Acquisitive Companies in the US", in Advances in Corporate Finance and asset Pricing, eds L. Renneboog, Elsevier publishing.

•Laar, M. van de & C. de Neubourg, (2006), "Emotions and Foreign Direct Investment a theoretical and empirical exploration", Management International Review. 03/2006; 46(2).

Also available Meteor research memorandum, RM/04/13

•Bos, J. & M. van de Laar  (2006), ´Foreign Direct Investments in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia Explaining the large deviations from expected FDI". Meteor research memorandum, RM/04/03 and De Nederlandsche Bank working paper.

•BCG Report (2005), The role of alliances in corporate strategy. Internal BCG Corporate Governance and Strategy publication.

•Laar, M. van de (2004), “Financing Dutch direct investments to transition economics”, Meteor Research Memorandum RM/04/30.

•Laar, M. van de (2004), "Dutch direct investments in Central and Eastern Europe", Maastricht University dissertation.

•Laar, M. van de & W. Letterie, (2004), "The delaying effect of financing constraints on investment", Bulletin of Economic Research, 56 (3), pp. 271-282.. 0.19 impact factor

Also available as Meteor research memorandum, RM/03/01.



ONGOING RESEARCH

•COLA systematic literature review – a study to all doctoral education research in Africa.

•COLA needs assessment study – a study including empirical findings of the survey to the needs of African PhD students.

•COLA e-learning working paper – a paper including the needs and design features of an e-learning platform for African PhD students

•Capacity building in part-time PhD programmes

•Paper on the SME decision to invest in ISO or EMAS systems, with Jasmin Kientzel. PhD chapter approved, and paper completed. Currently we are looking for a good fit in journal.

•Paper on the information source selection for SME decision to invest in ISO or EMAS systems, with Jasmin Kientzel. PhD chapter approved, and paper completed. Currently we are looking for a good fit in journal.