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  • Van Teunenbroek, P.S.C. & Bekkers, R. (2019). Follow the Crowd: Social Information and Crowdfunding Donations in a Large Field Experiment. Journal of Behavioral Public Administration.
  • Van Niekerk, R., De Wit, A., Mathoera, N. & Bekkers, R. (2019). ABMLS Pilot Report 2018-2019: Methodology and preliminary findings. Amsterdam: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
  • Van Teunenbroek, P.S.C., Bekkers, R. & Beersma, B. (2019). Look to Others Before You Leap: A Systematic Literature Review of Social Information Effects on Charitable Giving. Nonprofit & Voluntary Sector Quarterly.
  • Piersma, T.W., Merz, E‐M., Bekkers, R., De Kort, W., Hjalgrim, H., Andersen, S. & Ullum, H. (2019). Life events and donor lapse among blood donors in Denmark. Vox Sanguinis.
  • Bekkers, R. (2019). De waarde van filantropie. Inaugurele rede Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 6 juni 2019.
  • Piersma, T.W., Bekkers, R., De Kort, W. & Merz, E-M. (2019). Blood Donation across the Life Course: The Influence of Life Events on Donor Lapse. Journal of Health and Social Behavior.
  • Smeets, P.M., Whillans, A., Bekkers, R. & Norton, M. (2019). Time Use and Happiness of Millionaires: Evidence from the Netherlands. Social Psychological and Personality Science.
  • De Wit, A., Mensink, W., Einarsson, T. & Bekkers, R. (2017). Beyond Service Production: Volunteering for Social Innovation. Nonprofit & Voluntary Sector Quarterly. 48 (2S): 52S-71S.
  • Bekkers, R. & Sandberg, B. (2019). Grading Generalized Trust Across Europe. Pp. 97-119 in: André, S., Kraaykamp, G., Meuleman, R. & Wittenberg, M. (Eds). Samenhang in Europa: eenheid in verscheidenheid. Proceedings zesde Nederlandse Workshop European Social Survey – 16 maart 2018. Published version – OSF:
  • Bekkers, R. (2019). Wat vermag de filantropie? Column ter afsluiting van de WRR- conferentie “Filantropie op de grens van overheid en markt”, 21 februari 2019, Vredespaleis, Den Haag.



  • Bekkers, R. (2018). Values of Philanthropy. Amsterdam: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
  • Sandberg, B. & Bekkers, R. (2018). Harmonized Trust Database Codebook. Amsterdam: Global Trust Research Consortium.
  • Bakker, L., Reitsma, J., Smets, P., Bekkers, R., Younes, Y. & Sederel, C. (2018). Vrijwilligerswerk: stimulans voor tijdige integratie? Pp. 43-63 in: Dagevos, J., Odé, A., Beckers, P. & De Vries, K. (2018). Nieuwe wegen voor vluchtelingen in Nederland: over opvang, integratie en beleid. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.




















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