Teun Kloek

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Teunis (Teun) Kloek
Born (1934-08-15) 15 August 1934 (age 86)[ citation needed ]
Nationality Dutch
Institution Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
Field Econometrics
Alma mater Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam
Information at IDEAS / RePEc

Teunis (Teun) Kloek (born 1934) is a Dutch economist and Emeritus Professor of Econometrics at the Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam. [1] His research interests centered on econometric methods and their applications, especially nonparametric and robust methods in econometrics. [2]



Kloek received his PhD in 1966 from the Erasmus University Rotterdam for the thesis "Indexcijfers : enige methodologische aspecten" (Index : some methodological aspects) under supervision of Henri Theil.

Kloek was appointed Professor of Econometrics at the Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam in 1967. With Alexander Rinnooy Kan and later Harm Bart, he was co-director of the Econometric Institute from 1982 to 1992 as successor of Willem Somermeyer and was succeeded by Ton Vorst. [3] Since his retirement in 1997 [4] Kloek has been affiliated with the Tinbergen Institute.

Some of Kloek's most notable doctoral students were Herman K. van Dijk (1984) and Philip Hans Franses (1991). [5]

Kloek was elected fellow of the Econometric Society in 1978 [6] and of the Journal of Econometrics , and honorary fellow of the Tinbergen Institute.


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  1. Bas Diemel, Annelies van der Zouwen (2013), Erasmus School of Economics Honderd Jaar, Stad en Bedrijf, Rotterdam. p.284.
  2. Econometric Institute (2005) Annual Report 2004 . p. 81
  3. Philip Hans Franses (2005) Annual Report 2004: Econometric Institute p. 7
  4. Kritisch & constructief: 40 jaar grensverkenningen in de econometrie: liber amicorum voor prof. dr. T. Kloek. Econometrisch Instituut, Erasmus Universiteit, 1997.
  5. Theses EUR department of econometrics 1990-1999
  6. "Econometric Society Fellows". Econometric Society. December 2015. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  7. List of publications at National Library of the Netherlands.