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How to find us prof. dr. D.J. (Dirk) Bezemer

prof. dr. D.J. Bezemer


CREDERE: CREdit, DEbt and the Real Economy

Crēdere - (‘to trust, to believe’), root of ‘credit’

My long-term project is to research & teach money, banks, debt, assets... and their impacts on macroeconomic outcomes. My economist heroes are Keynes, Schumpeter and Minsky.

* In Dutch only: mijn boek Een land van kleine buffers - zie de korte video & boekpresentatie (11 september 2020), luister de podcast en lees de column

* Here is the  disaggregated_credit_dataset_to2016.dta

* Here is a four-part animated lecture on Debt: the Good, The Bad and the Ugly (launched May 2013)

*  In this April 2012 presentation (26 min) I set out my research program; Dutch viewers, see also this longer October 2012 lecture.

* See this documentary (2011, 8 min) and interview (2011, 10 min) on my research program.

* My research was supported by grants from the Institute for New Economic Thinking (2011,2013) and I work with the Sustainable Finance Lab.

Dutch readers, check out my biweekly column at De Groene Amsterdammer.

Last modified:30 September 2020 3.20 p.m.

Contact information

Nettelbosje 2
9747 AE Groningen
The Netherlands

Duisenberg Building