B. (Bas) Karreman

Erasmus School of Economics
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Associate Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2006

Bas Karreman is an Assistant Professor in the department of Applied Economics. His research interests are in the field organization and strategy, with a particular focus on the financial services industry and emerging markets. Most of his work relates to financial center development in mainland China and Hong Kong and the network development of multinational banks in Central and Eastern Europe. He coordinates and teaches the course "Organization & Strategy", for which he was elected Lecturer-of-the-Year by the students of the economics and business program in 2009-2010. He was also designated Top Lecturer by the Erasmus School of Economics in 2010. Since 2008, he acts as liaison officer for the Erasmus University China Center.

  • Karreman, B. (2009). Financiele centra en opkomende economieen in Europa. In L van der Laan & M Versantvoort (Eds.), Netwerken en Regionale Analyse (pp. 47-56). Delft: Eburon.
  • Karreman, B. (2011, Februari 27). Financial Services and Emerging Markets. Erasmus University Rotterdam (153 pag.) (Rotterdam: Erasmus Research Institute of Management (PhD Serie 223)). Prom./coprom.: prof.dr. G.A. van der Knaap & prof.dr. H.P.G. Pennings.
  • De Jager, M., Lentfert, S. & Karreman, B. (2015). Shared service centers: van besparing naar waardecreatie. Executive Finance, 1 (3), 30-33.
  • Karreman, B. (2014). De mondiale opkomst van Chinese ondernemingen: Go Global! Tijdschrift voor het Economisch Onderwijs, 114 (1), 32-33.
  • Karreman, B. (2013). Wanneer vliegt de eerste low-cost luchtvaartmaatschappij intercontinentaal? Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 98 (4657), 224.
  • Karreman, B., Nacken, T.G. & Pennings, H.P.G. (2013). Arabische lente voor de EBRD. Internationale Spectator, 67 (4), 46-51.
  • Brienen, M.J., Burger, M.J. & Karreman, B. (2011). Chinese Investeringen in Europa en Nederland. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 96 (4603), 74-76.
  • Karreman, B. & Pennings, H.P.G. (2011). De volgende fusie- en overnamegolf. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 96 (4619), 589-591.
Bas Karreman

Financial Services and Emerging Markets

  • Role: PhD Candidate
  • PhD Candidate: Bas Karreman
  • Time frame: 2006 - 2011

Side positions

  • CHERC (China-Holland Education & Research Centre)

    Liaison officer

PhD Defence ERIM Doctoral Programme


Visiting address

Office: Tinbergen Building H13-11
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam

Work in progress

Bhaskarabhatla, A.S., Chatterjee, C & Karreman, B. (2015). Hit Where it Hurts: Cartel Policing Using Targeted Regional Sales Embargos. The Journal of Law and Economics. doi: Revise and Resubmit (2nd Round)
Dogura, T., Burger, M., Karreman, B. & Oort, F.G. van (2015). “Functional and sectoral division of labour within Central and Eastern European countries: evidence from greenfield FDI”. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 106, 120-129. doi: DOI: 10.1111/tesg.12093

Latest publication

De Jager, M., Lentfert, S. & Karreman, B. (2015). Shared service centers: van besparing naar waardecreatie. Executive Finance, 1 (3), 30-33.