Henri de Groot

Research Publications Datasets and Annexes Software Curriculum


My major research interests are in regional and urban economics, urban sustainability, international macroeconomics, empirics of economic growth, meta-analysis, technology adoption and diffusion, endogenous growth theory, and energy and environmental economics. I will regularly update this page to inform you about recent publications.


A Computer Program for Robustness Analysis (developed with R. Heijungs and R.J.G.M. Florax).

Tool to solve the core-periphery model

This user-friendly tool programmed in EXCEL allows you to solve and analyze the core-periphery model. It follows the version of the model that is used in the textbook by Brakman et al. (Introduction to Economic Geography, OUP).