Maria Zumbuehl

wetenschappelijk medewerker, Sector 3 Arbeid en kennis
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Centraal Planbureau

Bezuidenhoutseweg 30
2594 AV Den Haag


June 29, 2023

Quantifying the non-take-up of a need-based student grant in the Netherlands

Students from lower income families are entitled to apply for a student grant. Not all entitled students do so. We estimate the non-take-up rate of the need-based student grant in the Netherlands and investigate which student characteristics correlate with the non-take-up.

photo of students of the Erasmus University Rotterdam
March 7, 2023

Nulmeting van de evaluatie van de arbeidsmarkttoelage Nationaal Programma Onderwijs

De arbeidsmarkttoelage is een aanvulling op het salaris van personeel op scholen waar relatief veel leerlingen zitten met een vergroot risico op onderwijsachterstanden. Het doel van de arbeidsmarkttoelage is om het...

May 18, 2022

Can skill differences explain the gap in the track recommendation by socio-economic status?

Tracking early in the school career can influence a student's further educational path significantly. We study the track advice at the end of primary school in the Netherlands, where teachers give a track advice based on a student's previous performance and their impression of the student's ability.

children at school
May 12, 2022

Niet-gebruik van de aanvullende beurs in het mbo

In 2019 had meer dan de helft van de mbo-studenten die in aanmerking kwamen voor studiefinanciering recht op een aanvullende beurs. Ruim een kwart (26,5%) van deze studenten maakte hiervan echter geen gebruik.

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November 26, 2021

Pension Payout Preferences

Dutch retirees – and individuals who are close to retirement – show a clear interest in two alternatives for the default lifelong flat rate annuity. In a survey experiment with over a thousand participants we investigated how appealing these different payout options are to retirees, and what influences their preferences.

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