Robert Inklaar

Professor of Economics, University of Groningen – Developer Penn World Table and Maddison Project Database

Robert Inklaar is a Professor of Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. His research has focused on international comparisons of economic growth and productivity and their driving forces. This research has resulted in numerous publications, in the American Economic Review, American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Econometrics, European Economic Review, Journal of Economic History, Economic Policy and the Review of Income and Wealth, as well as a co-authored book at Cambridge University Press. He is also one the developers of the Penn World Table and the Maddison Project Database.

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CEPR Policy Research


  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey