Carola de Groot works as a senior economist housing market at RaboResearch Netherlands.
Carola is interested in the housing market behaviour of households: which choices do they make given their housing preferences, income and (regional) housing market circumstances.
Carola studied Economics at the VU University Amsterdam, with a specialisation in Spatial Economics. After her study, she worked from 2005 till 2019 as a housing researcher at the PBL Environmental Assessment Agency. In 2011 she finished her PhD research regarding the gap between housing preferences and actual housing market behaviour at the University of Amsterdam.