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Ph.D. Frank M. H. NEFFKE Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for International Development, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, Massachusetts


1997-2004 Master Econometrics, University of Amsterdam (honors)
2000-2004 Master Philosophy, University of Amsterdam (honors)
2004-2009 Ph.D. in Economic Geography, Utrecht University (honors)
2008-2012 Assistant professor, Applied Economics, Organisation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Erasmus University Rotterdam
since 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for International Development, Harvard Kennedy School of Government


Neffke, Henning: Skill relatedness and firm diversification. Strategic Management Journal, 34(3), 2013, 297-316 (EMAEE best paper award 2009; CBS President s most imaginative paper award 2010)
Neffke, Henning, Boschma: How do regions diversify over time? Industry relatedness and the development of new growth paths in regions. Economic Geography, 87(3), 2011, 237-265
Neffke, Henning, Boschma: The impact of aging and technological relatedness on agglomeration externalities: A survival analysis. Journal of Economic Geography, 12(2), 2011, 485-517
Neffke, Henning, Boschma, Lundquist, Olander: The dynamics of agglomeration externalities along the life cycle of industries. Regional Studies, 45(1), 2011, 49-65


Best Young Scholar Paper Award, DIME Final Conference, 2011
RSAI Dissertation Award (award for doctoral thesis in Regional Science), 2010
First Prize Early Career Poster Competition, sponsored by RSA and European Commission, DG Regional Policy
Van der Knaap Prijs 2010 (Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen, triennial award for doctoral theses in the fields of human and economic geography and regional economics)
CBS president s award for most imaginative paper, DRUID conference, 2010
EMAEE best Ph. D. paper award, 2009