Publications

2019

Janssen, Thomas

Chinese Firms in the Belt and Road Initiative: Building a Passive Revolution Masters Thesis

2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Belt and Road, China, corporate power, Ownership, state capitalism, State ownership, states

Vermeij, Koen

The offshore state: A first large-scale inquiry into the state’s utilization of offshore constructs Masters Thesis

2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: corporate structures, offshore, offshore construct, offshore financial centres, offshore jurisdictions, state capitalism, State ownership, transnational state investment

Babic, M

Stabilisierung, Vertiefung und Konsolidierung der Economic Governance: Elitenstrategien in der europäischen Krise Book Chapter

pp. 109-138, Springer VS, Wiesbaden, 2019, ISBN: 2625-8749.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: capitalism, class, elites, ERT, europe, interlocks

Babic, M; Heemskerk, E M; Garcia-Bernardo, J

The Rise of Transnational State Capital: State-led Foreign Investment in the 21st Century Technical Report

2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: corporate power, foreign direct investment, Globalization, Ownership, state capitalism

2018

Reurink, A; Garcia-Bernardo, J

Competing with whom? For what? And how? The great fragmentation of the firm, FDI attraction profiles, and the structure of international tax competition in the European Union Journal Article Forthcoming

SocArXiv-preprint, Forthcoming.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: foreign direct investment, tax competition

Takes, F W; Kosters, W A; Witte, B; Heemskerk, E M

Multiplex network motifs as building blocks of corporate networks Journal Article

Applied Network Science, Springer, 3 (39), pp. 1-22, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: corporate ownership, multiplex corporate networks, network motifs

Garcia-Bernardo, J; Takes, F W

The Effects of Data Quality on the Analysis of Corporate Board Interlock Networks Journal Article

Information Systems, Elsevier, 78 , pp. 164-172, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: assessment methods, data quality, global board interlock network, social networks

Fichtner, J; Heemskerk, E M

The New Permanent Universal Owners: Index Funds, (Im)patient Capital, and the Claim of Long-termism Journal Article

SSRN, pp. 1-30, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: asset managers, corporate governance, corporate ownership, index funds, shorttermism, varieties of capitalism

Bogaardt, L; Takes, F W

Estimating Subgraph Generation Models to Understand Large Network Formation Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on e-Science, pp. 375-376, IEEE, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: IEEE, large network formation, subgraph generation models

van Kuppevelt, D E; Takes, F W; Heemskerk, E M

Understanding evolving communities in transnational board interlock networks Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 14th IEEE International Conference on e-Science, pp. 312-313, IEEE, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: communities, networks, transnational board interlocks

Babic, M

Actors, Not Markets: Bringing Corporate Power Back in International Studies Journal Article

International Studies Review, 0 (0), pp. 1-2, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: corporations, Globalization, power, states

Babic, M; Heemskerk, E M; Fichtner, J

Who is more powerful – states or corporations? Online

The Conversation 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Globalization

Majiti, O

Are the Sleeping Giants Awakening? An Investigation into the Investment Stewardship Efforts of the Big Three Passive Investment Managers Masters Thesis

University of Amsterdam, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Big Three

Fichtner, J

Meet the New Owners of Corporate America Online

Cambridge Core Blog 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ownership

Babic, M

Why we need to talk about the state in globalization Online

Medium.com 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Globalization

Heemskerk, E M; Young, K; Takes, F W; Cronin, B; Garcia-Bernardo, J; Popov, V; Winecoff, W K; Henriksen, L F; Laurin-Lamonthe, A

The Promise and Perils of Using Big Data in the Study of Corporate Networks: Problems, Diagnostics and Fixes Journal Article

Global Networks, 18 (1), pp. 3-32, 2018.

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Fennema, M; Heemskerk, E M

When Theory Meets Methods: The Naissance of Computer Assisted Corporate Interlock Research Journal Article

Global Networks, 18 (1), pp. 81-104, 2018.

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2017

Huijzer, M J

Wie vormen de (bedrijfs)elite? Online

StukRoodVlees 2017.

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Garcia-Bernardo, J; Fichtner, J; Takes, F W; Heemskerk, E M

Sinks and Conduits: Identifying Offshore Financial Centers by using Big Data Journal Article

IFC Review, Economic Report (Winter 2017/ 18), pp. 61-63, 2017.

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Takes, F W; Kosters, W A; Witte, B

Detecting Motifs in Multiplex Corporate Networks, in Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Complex Networks Book Chapter

Studies in Computational Intelligence, 689 , pp. 502-515, Springer, 2017.

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Babic, M; Fichtner, J; Heemskerk, E M

States versus Corporations: Rethinking the Power of Business in International Politics Journal Article

The International Spectator: Italian Journal of International Affairs, 2017.

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Fichtner, J

The Cayman conundrum: why is one tiny archipelago the largest financial centre in Latin America and the Caribbean? Online

LSE Latin America and Carribean Centre 2017.

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Babic, M; Wilson, K

Neymar and State Money: How Sovereign Investment enters Global Capitalism Online

Medium.com 2017.

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Ajdacic, L D

The Wealth Defense Industry: Accountancy Firms and the Making of Complex Corporate Structures Masters Thesis

University of Amsterdam, 2017.

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Garcia-Bernardo, J; Fichtner, J; Takes, F W; Heemskerk, E M

Uncovering Offshore Financial Centers: Conduits and Sinks in the Global Corporate Ownership Network Journal Article

Scientific Reports, 7 (Article 6246), 2017.

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Garcia-Bernardo, J; Heemskerk, E M; Takes, F W; Fichtner, J

These five countries are conduits for the world's biggest tax havens Online

The Conversation 2017.

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Heemskerk, E M

Langetermijnoriëntatie en de opkomst van passieve investeerders Journal Article

Economisch Statistische Berichten (ESB), 102 (4751), pp. 320-321, 2017.

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Heemskerk, E M

Ligt het Rijnland nu in de VS? Lange termijn oriëntatie en passieve investeringsfondsen Journal Article

Goed Bestuur & Toezicht, 13 (2), pp. 14-16, 2017.

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Shenkar, C; Heemskerk, E M; Fichtner, J

The New Mandate Owners: Passive Asset Managers and the Decoupling of Corporate Ownership Journal Article

Competition Policy International Antitrust Chronicle, Spring 2017 Volume 1 (3), pp. 51-57, 2017.

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Fichtner, J; Heemskerk, E M; Garcia-Bernardo, J

These three firms own corporate America Online

The Conversation 2017.

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Fichtner, J; Heemskerk, E M; Garcia-Bernardo, J

Hidden Power of the Big Three? Passive Index Funds, Re-Concentration of Corporate Ownership, and New Financial Risk Journal Article

Business and Politics, 19 (2), pp. 298-326, 2017.

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van Veen, K; Heemskerk, E M

Interlocking Directorate Networks Journal Article

Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis and Mining, pp. 1-6, 2017, ISBN: 978-1-4614-7163-9.

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Shenkar, C

Regulatory Cooperation and Conflict: Regulating Systemic Risk in the Asset Management Industry Online

2017.

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Shenkar, C

Horizontal minority shareholdings in the EU, US, UK and Germany: Applicable Legal Framework Online

2017.

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Brinkmann, G G; Rietveld, K F D; Takes, F W

Exploiting GPUs for Fast Force-Directed Visualization of Large-Scale Networks Journal Article

Proceedings of the 46th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP), pp. 382-391, 2017.

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2016

Huijzer, M J

Delineating-the-Corporate-Elite: Inquiring the Boundaries and Compositions of Interlocking Directorate Networks Masters Thesis

University of Amsterdam, 2016.

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Fichtner, J

Network analysis shows offshore finance as a complex network of ownership ties Online

LSE Business Review 2016.

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Hogan, N

Passive owners: A Discussion of Index Funds Weak Response to Advantaged Ownership Positions Masters Thesis

University of Amsterdam, 2016.

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Takes, F W

Network science shows London is at the heart of the world’s corporate elite Online

LSE Business Review 2016.

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Fichtner, J

Perpetual decline or persistent dominance? Uncovering Anglo-America’s true structural power in global finance Journal Article

Review of International Studies, 43 (1), pp. 3-28, 2016.

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Mokken, R J; Heemskerk, E M; Laan, S

Close communication and 2-clubs in corporate networks: Europe 2010 Journal Article

Social Network Analysis and Mining, 6 (1: Article 40), 2016.

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Takes, F W; Heemskerk, E M

Brexit en de verdeeldheid van het Britse Old Boys netwerk Online

Stuk Rood Vlees 2016.

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Takes, F W; Heemskerk, E M

Centrality in the Global Network of Corporate Control Journal Article

Social Network Analysis and Mining, 6 (1: Article 97), 2016.

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Heemskerk, E M

How Corporate Boards Connect, in Charts Online

Harvard Business Review 2016.

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Heemskerk, E M; Fennema, M; Carroll, W K

The global corporate elite after the financial crisis: evidence from the transnational network of interlocking directorates Journal Article

Global Networks, 16 (1), pp. 68-88, 2016, (Featured in Harvard Business Review: https://hbr.org/2016/04/how-corporate-boards-connect-in-charts).

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Heemskerk, E M; Takes, F W; Garcia-Bernardo, J; Huijzer, M J

Where is the global corporate elite? A large-scale network study of local and nonlocal interlocking directorates Journal Article

Sociologica, 2016 (2), pp. 1-31, 2016, (Part of Symposium: Why Élites Matter? A Sociological Assessment.).

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Heemskerk, E M; Takes, F W

The Corporate Elite Community Structure of Global Capitalism Journal Article

New Political Economy, 21 (1), pp. 90-118, 2016.

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Lucchese, R

Analyzing the Resilience of Board Interlock Networks under Imperfect Data Masters Thesis

Leiden University, 2016.

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2013

Heemskerk, E M; Daolio, F; Tomassini, M

The Community Structure of the European Network of Interlocking Directorates 2005–2010 Journal Article

PLoS ONE, 8 (7: e68581), 2013.

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