prof.dr. A. (Abe) de Jong

Full Professor
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Fellow ERIM
Field: Finance & Accounting
Affiliated since 2001

Abe de Jong is a professor of corporate finance and corporate governance at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM).

His research and teaching interests are in the area of empirical corporate finance and include capital structure choice, dividend policy, risk management, corporate investment and divestment policies, and corporate governance.

In addition, his work also examines the history of governance and finance in the Netherlands.

Professor de Jong obtained his PhD in finance from Tilburg University in 1999.

  • A. de Jong & H. van Driel (2019). Case Studies. In M. Blum & C.L. Colvin (Eds.), An Economist’s Guide to Economic History. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan,
  • A. de Jong, T. Marra & H.C. van Beusichem (2018). The price impact of block trades in the Netherlands. International Journal of Corporate Governance.
  • A. de Jong & F.M.M. de Goey (2018). Business groups in the Netherlands. In The Oxford handbook of handbook of business groups in the West. -: Asli Colpan and Takashi Hikino
  • A. de Jong (2018). Guest Editorial on New Business History. Business History.
  • A. de Jong & G. Westerhuis (2015). Geld en macht. Over financiering en governance. Amsterdam: Boom
  • A. de Jong, A. Colli & M. Jes Iversen (2012). Mapping European corporations; strategy, structure, ownership and performance. London: Routledge
  • A. De Jong (1999). An empirical analysis of capital structure decisions in Dutch firms (Dissertation Series). Tilburg: CentER
  • A. de Jong, D. Higgins & H. van Driel (2017). A citation analysis of business history and related disciplines. In J.F. Wilson, S. Toms, A. de Jong & E. Buchnea (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Business History (pp. 36-54). Abingdon and New York: Routledge
  • Gerarda Westerhuis, A. de Jong & A. Röell (2014). Evolving Role of Shareholders in Dutch Corporate Governance. In Keetie Sluyterman (Ed.), Varieties of Capitalism and Business History. The Dutch case. New York and London: Routledge
  • A. de Jong, J. Jonker & A. Röell (2013). Dutch corporate finance, 1602-1850’. In Handbook of Key Global Financial Markets, Institutions and Infrastructure
  • A. de Jong, B. Hof & M. Keste (2013). De Nederlandse corporate governance code en monitoring: meer of minder overheid? In Jaarboek corporate governance 2013-2014 (pp. 123-142). Kluwer
  • A. de Jong, J. Jonker & O. Gelderblom (2011). An Admiralty for Asia, Business Organization and the Evolution of Corporate Governance in the Dutch Republic, 1590-1610. In The Origins of Shareholder Advocacy. Palgrave Macmillan
  • A. De Jong, D. DeJong, G.M.H. Mertens & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2010). Royal Ahold: The role of corporate governance. In G. Aras & D. Crowther (Eds.), A Handbook of Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility (pp. 595-619). Burlington: Gower Publishing Limited
  • A. de Jong, Marieke Van der Poel & M. Wolfswinkel (2007). Corporate Governance and Acquisitions: Acquirer Wealth Effects in the Netherlands. In G. Gregoriou & L. Renneboog (Eds.), Corporate Governance and Regulatory Impact on Mergers and Acquisitions: Research and Analysis on Activity Worldwide since 1990 (pp. 131-161). Elsevier
  • A. De Jong & A. Roëll (2006). The financing of Dutch firms: a historical perspective. In L. Renneboog (Ed.), Advances in Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing (pp. 341-364). Amsterdam: Elsevier
  • C. Gispert, A. De Jong, R. Kabir & L. Renneboog (2005). The impact of corporate governance on form performance and growth potential: an analysis of three different European governance regimes. In I. Filatotchev & M. Wright (Eds.), The Life Cycle of Corporate Governance (pp. 233-252). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar
  • A. De Jong & P.W.. Moerland (2002). 'Corporate governance, beschermingsconstructies en ondernemingsstrategie'. In J.C.K.W. Bartel & R.A.I. van Frederikslust (Eds.), Fusies and acquisities (pp. 315-333)
  • A. de Jong & R. Roell (2001). Ownership and Control in the Netherlands. In F. Barca & M. Becht (Eds.), The Control of Corporate Europe (FEEM studies in economics) (pp. ---). Oxford: Oxford University Press
  • A. de Jong (2001). Corporate governance and economic performance: the Netherlands. In K. Gugler (Ed.), Corporate Governance and Economic (pp. 156-168). Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press
  • A. De Jong (2001). 'Corporate governance and economic performance: the Netherlands'. In K. Gugler (Ed.), 'Corporate governance and Economic Performance'. Oxford: Oxford University Press
  • A. De Jong, R. Kabir, T. Marra & A. Roëll (2001). 'Ownership and control in the Netherlands'. In F. Barca & M. Becht (Eds.), The control of corporate Europe (FEEM studies in economics). Oxford: Oxford University Press
  • A. De Jong & C. Veld (2000). 'Inkoop van eigen aandelen: internationaal empirisch onderzoek'. In Moerland, P.W. (Ed.), 'Economische, institutionele en juridische aspecten van inkoop eigen aandelen? (pp. 55-78)
  • A. de Jong, D. Schoenmaker, M. Gruenwald & A. Pala (2018). Large Shareholders in Corporate Governance. : Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
  • A. Rajamani, M. van der Poel, A. De Jong & S. Ongena (2016). How does international diversification influence advisor performance on cross-border M&A? (International Banker).
  • A. de Jong, C. Colvin & P.T. Fliers (2014). De bankencrisis van de Jaren twintig. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 437-440.
  • A. de Jong, R.B.H. Hooghiemstra & M. van Rinsum (2013). Attracting non-executive directors to the board. RSM Insight, 15 (3), 11-12.
  • A. De Jong, C. Huijgen, T.A. Marra & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2012). Why do firms go public? RSM Insight, 9 (1), 18-19.
  • A. de Jong, Marieke Van der Poel & M. Wolfswinkel (2007). Waardevermeerdering of waardevernietiging: corporate governance en acquisities in Nederland. Finance en Control, 5 (oktober), 27-30.
  • A. De Jong, P.G.J. Roosenboom, M.J.C.M. Verbeek & P. Verwijmeren (2007). Hedgefondsen en private equity in Nederland. (Extern rapport). Den Haag: Ministerie van Financien
  • A. De Jong & A. Roëll (2005). Financing and control in the Netherlands: a historical perspective. In R.K. Morck (Ed.), A history of corporate governance around the world (pp. 467-515). Chicago: University of Chicago Press
  • D. Brounen, A. De Jong & C.G. Koedijk (2005). De praktijk van investeringstheorie. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 90 (4463), 268-269.
  • O. Couwenberg & A. De Jong (2005). De 'black box' van de stille reorganisatie geopend. Ondernemingsrecht, 397-403.
  • A. De Jong, D.V. de Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & Ch. Wasley (2004). International corporate governance and performance. (Extern rapport). Rotterdam: SCGOP
  • R.B.H. Hooghiemstra, A. De Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2004). Bedrijven op goede weg met code-Tabaksblat. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 89 (4444), 502-504.
  • H. Donker, R.B.H. Hooghiemstra, A. De Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2004). Corporate governance in Nederland 2004: De opvolging van de code geïnventariseerd. (Extern rapport). Amsterdam: NCGS/NICG
  • A. De Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2003). Weinig aandeelhouders houden serieus toezicht. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 88 (4419), 532-534.
  • J. Beenakker & A. De Jong (2003). Allianties: waardevolle strategie? Tijdschrift voor Corporate Finance, 8 (3/4), 8-20.
  • A. De Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2003). Aandeelhoudersvergaderingen in Nederland 1998-2002. (Extern rapport). Rotterdam: Erasmus
  • A. De Jong & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2003). De achilleshiel van Tabaksblat. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 88 (4411), 392-393.
  • A. De Jong & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2002). De balans na vijf jaar Peters. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 87, 924-927.
  • A. De Jong & P.G.J. Roosenboom (2002). Inventarisatie corporate governance bij Nederlandse beursondernemingen. In Corporate governance in Nederland 2002: De stand van zaken. Nederlandse Corporate Governance Stichting
  • A. De Jong, J. Ligterink & V. Macrae (2002). Valuta-exposure van Nederlandse ondernemingen: een empirisch onderzoek. Tijdschrift voor Corporate Finance, 7, 6-17.
  • G. Hilgers, A. De Jong & A. Verboven (2001). Beursnotering: een lust of een last. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 788-790.
  • D.V. de Jong, A. De Jong, G.M.H. Mertens & Ch. Wasley (2001). De aandeelhouder wint? Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 164-166.
  • M. van den Einde & A. De Jong (2001). Onderwaardering van Nederlandse ondernemingen: de visie van top-managers en analisten. Tijdschrift voor Corporate Finance, 6 (2), 6-19.
  • A. De Jong (2000). 'Corporate governance en vermogensstructuur'. Treasury, 2 (1/2), 35-41.
  • A. De Jong, P.W.. Moerland & Th.E. Nijman (2000). Zeggenschapsverhoudingen en financiele prestaties. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 85 (4254), 368-371.
  • A. De Jong & C. Veld (2000). 'Inkoop van eigen aandelen: internationaal empirisch onderzoek'. Risico & Rendement, 29 (Dec), D.9.4-01-D.9.4-20.
  • A. De Jong & C. Veld (1999). 'Unilever's superdividend'. Economisch-Statistische Berichten, 163-163.
  • A. De Jong (1999). 'Corporate governance en vermogensstructuur'. Tijdschrift Financieel Management, 19 (5), 38-44.
  • A. De Jong, C. Veld & J. Grazell (1998). 'Alternatieve onderzoeksmethoden in de ondernemingsfinanciering'. MAB, 72 (5), 259-267.
  • A. De Jong (1997). 'Het meten van de hedge-effectiviteit van valuta-futures'. Tijdschrift voor Corporate Finance, 2, 83-94.
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Patrick Verwijmeren
  • Time frame: 2005 - 2008
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Tao Jiang
  • Time frame: 2005 - 2009
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Tao Jiao
  • Time frame: 2004 - 2009
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Thuy Nguyen
  • Time frame: 2005 - 2008
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Marieke van der Poel
  • Time frame: 2003 - 2008
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Willem Schramade
  • Time frame: 2002 - 2006
  • Role: Co-promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Petra Danisevska
  • Time frame: 1999 - 2004
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Ying Xu
  • Time frame: 2006 - 2010
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Manuel Teixeira de Vasconcelos
  • Time frame: 2008 - 2012
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Eric Duca
  • Time frame: 2007 - 2011
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Dan Zhang
  • Time frame: 2008 - 2012
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Pooyan Ghazizadeh
  • Time frame: 2009 -
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee
  • PhD Candidate: Teng Wang
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Ivana Naumovska
  • Time frame: 2010 - 2014
  • Role: Member Doctoral Committee, Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Vlado Kysucky
  • Time frame: 2011 - 2015
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Eden Quxian Zhang
  • Time frame: 2012 - 2018
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Aleksandrina Ralcheva
  • Time frame: 2015 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Maura Leusder
  • Time frame: 2016 -
  • Role: Promotor
  • PhD Candidate: Taavi Mandel
  • Time frame: 2017 -

Side positions

  • University of Groningen

    Professor of Financial Accounting

Past
  • Seminar Corporate Finance 1 (2017/2018, 2016/2017)
  • Seminar Corporate Finance 2 (2017/2018)
2016
September
19
2016
June
13
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2015
November
02
2015
May
18
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2014
December
15
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2014
November
17
2014
September
11
2014
April
14
2014
March
24
2014
February
10
2013
October
28
2013
June
03
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2013
May
13
2013
January
07
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
December
10
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
November
30
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
November
19
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
October
29
2012
October
08
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
June
04
2012
May
21
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
May
14
2012
April
02
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2012
January
30
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2011
December
12
2011
November
21
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2011
June
27
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2011
May
19
Conference
As: Coordinator
2011
April
04
2011
March
14
2011
February
21
2010
November
22
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2010
October
11
2010
September
20
2010
March
01
2010
January
11
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2009
October
09
Research Seminar
As: Speaker, Coordinator
2009
September
14
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2009
February
02
2008
September
19
Conference
As: Coordinator
2006
October
06
Inaugural Address
As: Speaker, Coordinator
2000
January
01
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2000
January
01
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator

Address

Visiting address

Office: Mandeville Building T08-42
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
3062 PA Rotterdam

Postal address

Postbus 1738
3000 DR Rotterdam
Netherlands