Jan Kok

NWO Groot funding for CLIO-INFRA

by Jan Kok 8 June 2010

CLIO-Infra will create a set of interconnected historical databases on worldwide social, economic and institutional indicators with which the study of the long term development of global inequality can take a major step forward.

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CLIO-INFRA granted!

by Jan Kok 7 June 2010

NWO has announced it will subsidize the project CLIO-INFRA, in which the VKS participates. CLIO-Infra will create a set of interconnected historical databases on worldwide social, economic and institutional indicators with which the study of the long term development of  global inequality can take a major step forward. Some countries have become quite rich in the [...]

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De Levenskracht der bevolking

by Jan Kok 19 March 2010
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Jan Kok co-edited with Jan van Bavel a book on the social and demographic problems of the Interwar period in The Netherlands and Belgium. The book, that came out this week at Universitaire Pers Leuven, offers on the one hand new quantitative analyses on e.g. the problem of small families, on the other hand studies of [...]

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