S.J.A. (Jolanda) Hessels

Erasmus School of Economics
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Strategy & Entrepreneurship
Affiliated since 2008

Jolanda Hessels is assistant professor at the department of Applied Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam. She is also affiliated with the Erasmus Happiness Economics Research Organization (EHERO). Jolanda obtained her PhD in Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam. Her research interests include the impact of labor market choices on work and life satisfaction, the role of foreign direct investment as a source of knowledge spillovers, and the relation between entrepreneurship, institutions and economic development.

  • Zwan, P.W. van der, Thurik, A.R., Verheul, I. & Hessels, S.J.A. (2016). Factors influencing the entrepreneurial engagement of opportunity and necessity entrepreneurs. Eurasian Business Review.
  • Veenhoven, R., Arampatzi, E., Bakker, A.B., Bruel, M., Commandeur, H.R., Burger, M., Das Gupta-Mannak, J., Geest, P. van, Haastrecht, J. van, Hendriks, M., Hessels, J., Liemt, G.E. van, Oerlemans, W.G.M., Volberda, H.W. & Zwan, P.W. van der (2014). Het rendement van geluk: Inzichten uit wetenschap en praktijk. Den Haag: Stichting Maatschappij en Onderneming.
  • Hulsink, W., Hessels, J. & Suddle, K. (2011). Building entrepreneurial platforms and innovative hotspots: science and technology-based regional development in the Netherlands. In S. Mian (Ed.), Science and technology-based regional entrepreneurship. Global experiences in policy and program development (pp. 209-233). Edward Elgar.
  • Hessels, J., Gelderen, M.W. van & Thurik, A.R. (2011). Entrepreneurial Aspirations, Motivations, and their Drivers (reprint). In P Davidsson, S Gordon & H Bermann (Eds.), Nascent Entrepreneurship (International Library of Entrepreneurship Series) (pp. 250-265). Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA, US: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.
  • Hessels, J. & Gelderen, M.W. van (2010). New business creation in the Netherlands. In P.D. Reynolds & R.T. Curtin (Eds.), New Business Creation: An International Overview (pp. 175-192). New York City: Springer.
  • Stam, E., Suddle, K., Hessels, J. & Stel, A.J. van (2009). High-growth entrepreneurs, public policies, and economic growth. In J. Leitao & R. Baptista (Eds.), Public Policies for Fostering Entrepreneurship. A European Perspective (International Studies in Entrepreneurship, 22) (pp. 91-110). New York: Springer.
  • Hessels, J. (2008). Internationalization of Dutch SMEs. In L. Dana, I.M. Welpe, M. Han & V. Ratten (Eds.), Handbook of Research on European Business and Entrepreneurship (pp. 494-512). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.
  • Hessels, J. & Stel, A.J. van (2008). Global Entrepreneurship Monitor and entrepreneurs' export orientation. In E. Congregado (Ed.), Measuring Entrepreneurship: Building a Statistical System (International Studies in Entrepreneurship, 16) (pp. 265-278). New York: Springer Science.
  • Zwan, P.W. van der & Hessels, J. (2014). Ondernemerschap en geluk. In Het rendement van geluk: Inzichten uit wetenschap en praktijk (SMO & EHERO) (pp. 73-86). Meppel: Ten Brink B.V..
  • Hessels, J. & Naude, W. (2014). Slagingskans bedrijfsoprichting afhankelijk van ondernemersvaardigheden. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 99 (4692), 534-536.
  • Zwan, P.W. van der, Hessels, S.J.A., Hoogendoorn, B. & de Vries, N. (2013). The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor The Netherlands 2012. (Extern rapport, H201314). Zoetermeer: Panteia/EIM.
  • Zwan, P.W. van der, Hessels, S.J.A., Stel, A.J. van & Wennekers, A.R.M. (2012). The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2011 The Netherlands. (Extern rapport, A201211). Zoetermeer: Panteia/EIM.
  • Prince, Y.M., Hessels, J., Hoesel, P.H.M. van & Graaff, C.C. van de (2006). Een blik op MKB en Ondernemeschap in 2015. Scenario's op basis van de CPB-vergezichten voor de Nederlandse economie. (Extern rapport). Zoetermeer: EIM.

Address

Visiting address

Office: Tinbergen Building H12-20
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam
Netherlands

Work in progress

Zwan, P.W. van der, Thurik, A.R., Verheul, I. & Hessels, S.J.A. (2016). Factors influencing the entrepreneurial engagement of opportunity and necessity entrepreneurs. Eurasian Business Review.

Latest publication

Hessels, S.J.A., Rietveld, C.A. & Zwan, P.W. van der (2016). Self-employment and work-related stress: The mediating role of job control and job demand. Journal of Business Venturing.