Netspar awards €1,000,000 in Project Funding

The Netspar Board of Directors has followed the recommendations of the Partner Research Council in granting the following Theme Projects:


  • Thomas Post & Lisa Brüggen (both of UM)
    Engaging pension plan participants: How emotions, peer effects, and life events influence the effectiveness of pension communication
  • René Maatman & Mark Heemskerk (both of RUN)
    Pension rights and ownership: A legal analysis in an economic context


  • Eddy van DoorslaerErik Schut & Pieter Bakx (all of EUR)
    Optimal saving and insurance for old age: The role of public long-term care insurance

Netspar wishes all of the researchers great success in these three-year projects.

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