dr. E.M.M.P. Loots

Assistant Professor Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication Department of Arts & Culture Studies
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Erasmus University Rotterdam
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loots@eshcc.eur.nl

Latest academic publication

L. Schediwy, E.M.M.P. Loots & P. Bhansing (2018). With their feet on the ground: a quantitative study of music students' attitudes towards entrepreneurship education. Journal of Education and Work.

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Ellen Loots is an assistant professor in Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship at the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies of the Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

She lectures in the International Bachelor Arts and Culture Studies (IBACS), the Pre-Master Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship, and the Master in Cultural Economics and Entrepreneurship

Academic interests and expertise include:

  • Economics of arts and culture
  • Management of arts and creativity
  • Entrepreneurship in arts and creative industries
  • (comparative) Cultural policy
  • Research methods

Previous education and research

Before joining the EUR in 2015, Ellen Loots has worked at Maastricht University and Groningen University, teaching courses such as Management of Arts & Culture, Cultural Entrepreneurship, Cultural Policy, and Creative Cities.

She obtained a PhD in Applied Economics at Antwerp University (Belgium), with a thesis entitled 'Performance evaluations in the arts: evidence from the Netherlands and Flanders' in which she explored evaluation processes in policy and the media, combining economics, organisational, institutional and sociological perspectives.

Concurrent research interests include (implicit) cultural policy (including evaluations) and its effects on organisational behavior and on the structure of organisational fields; and the psychology, motivation and behavior of artists and creatives in the development of a career.

      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2015). Performance evaluations in the arts: evidence from the Netherlands and Flanders (dissertation). Antwerp: Antwerp University
        • A. Guiette, S. Jacobs, E.M.M.P. Loots, A. Schramme & K. Vandenbempt (2012). Unlocking the symbolic value of the creative industries. In G. Hagoort (Ed.), Pioneering minds worldwide: on the entrepreneurial principles of the cultural and creative industries (pp. 76-80). Delft: Eburon
        • S. Jacobs, E.M.M.P. Loots & A. Schramme (2013). De symbolische waarde van de creatieve industrie ontrafeld. In D. Hesters (Ed.), Kunstzaken: financiële en zakelijke modellen voor de kunsten in Vlaanderen (pp. 79-88). Brussel: Kwarts
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2011). Kunstenaarsresidenties : een veelzijdig fenomeen. In Joining the dots : bouwstenen voor een duurzaam internationaal kunstenbeleid (pp. 82-89). Brussel: BAM, Muziekcentrum Vlaanderen
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2003). Erfgoedevenementen in Vlaanderen. In Cultuur en Vrije Tijd, een Lokaal Praktijkboek. Brussel: Politeia
        • E.M.M.P. Loots, A. Schramme & S. van der Auwera (2014). Openbare bibliotheken en cultuur- en gemeenschapscentra: barometers voor de cultuurparticipatie. Antwerpen: Universiteit Antwerpen. (Extern rapport). : Antwerp University
        • A. Guiette, S. Jacobs, E.M.M.P. Loots, A. Schramme & K. Vandenbempt (2011). Symbolische waarde van de creatieve industrieën in Vlaanderen. (Extern rapport). Antwerp: Antwerp Management School
        • L. Braspenning & E.M.M.P. Loots (2010). Onderzoek naar de residentiewerking in Vlaanderen en in het buitenland Antwerpen: Universiteit Antwerpen. (Extern rapport). Antwerpen: Universiteit Antwerpen
        • G. De Brabander, E.M.M.P. Loots & K. Vandenberghe (2007). Financiering van cultureel erfgoed: vergelijkende studie naar de financiering en financieringsmogelijkheden voor het cultureel erfgoedbeleid in Vlaanderen en Nederland. (Extern rapport). Antwerpen: Universiteit Antwerpen
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2005). Hebben en houden. Tips om je erfgoed gezond te houden. : Culturele Biografie Vlaanderen
        • E.M.M.P. Loots & M. Meesen (2004). Auteursrecht en Erfgoed. (Extern rapport). Antwerpen: Culturele Biografie Vlaanderen
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Past performance and sense-making mechanisms in art: a network-approach for disentangling the various effects on performance in contemporary visual arts. In proceedings ACEI 2012, Kyoto Doshisha University, Japan, 21 – 24 June 2012
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). An Exploration of an Organization Form: Artists’ Residences. In proceedings ACEI 2012, 17th international conference on cultural economics, Kyoto Doshisha University, Japan, 21 – 24 June 2012
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Artists’ mobility instigating enduring global networks? In Working Paper New Series, Dipartimento di Economia “S. Cognetti de Martiis”. International Centre for Research on the Economics of Culture, Institutions, and Creativity (EBLA), Centro Studi Silvia Santagata (CSS), University Torino
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2018, maart 16). The orange economy in the Netherlands and Colombia. Colombia, Barranquilla, Universidad del Norte, Cátedra Europa 2018, Forum on the creative industries.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2014, januari 18). Keynote address: Imposed income standards in the performing and visual arts: have the Dutch and Flemish governments developed an adequate and effective instrument encouraging cultural entrepreneurship? Kufstein, Austria, 8th annual conference of the Fachverband Kulturmanagement - Dispositions of cultural funding. Cultural funding structures and their consequences for cultural production and reception.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2017, oktober 9). De kunstkoopregeling (Mondriaan Fonds) in Nederland. Een kritische reflectie op een beleidsinstrument. Antwerpen, Colloquium Kunst Kopen, Universiteit Antwerpen.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2016, maart 11). Be Creative: Transformations in the New Culture Industries. Rotterdam, discussion and interview with Angela McRobbie.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2016, september 27). Everyone is an artist. Maastricht, workshop in entrepreneurship.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2015, december 1). The Unbearable Lightness of Creative Entrepreneurship - De Ondraaglijke Lichtheid van het Creatief Ondernemen. Amsterdam, workshop on creative entrepreneurship.
        • E.M.M.P. Loots (2017, maart 21). debate: How does Rotterdam Cultural policy (not) support cultural entrepreneurship? onbekend, ACE career days.
      • A. van Witteloostuijn, N. Cannaerts, W. Coreynen, E.M.M.P. Loots & J. Vanderstraeten (2016). dataset entrepreneurs - UNIZO project. Antwerp Management School [Dataset].
      • E.M.M.P. Loots, B. Cnossen & A. van Witteloostuijn (2017). Individual motivation among entrepreneurs in the creative and cultural industries. Academy of Management Annual Meeting: Atlanta, Georgia, US (2017, augustus 4 - 2017, augustus 8).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots, B. Cnossen & A. van Witteloostuijn (2017). Individual motivation in creative and cultural industries. A self-determination perspective. EURAM, European Academy of Management conference: Glasgow, Scotland, UK (2017, juni 21 - 2017, juni 24).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots & A. van Witteloostuijn (2017). Growth in the Creative and Cultural Industries. SAMS Creative Industries Workshop: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK (2017, juni 27 - 2017, juni 28).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots & A. van Witteloostuijn (2017). The growth puzzle in the creative industries. Research Workshop on Cultural and Creative Entrepreneurship: Realities and Challenges: ECOLE Supérieure des BEAUX de Paris, France (2017, mei 23 - 2017, mei 23).
      • N. Cannaerts, W. Coreynen, E.M.M.P. Loots, H. Slabbinck, J. Vanderstraeten & A. van Witteloostuijn (2017). The Motivational Drivers of Entrepreneurship unlocked. 1st EBCA-Workshop “Entrepreneurship : Behavioural and Cognitive Approaches”: Strasbourg, France (2017, november 9 - 2017, november 10).
      • B. Cnossen, E.M.M.P. Loots & Y. van Wijngaarden (2016). Fantastic beasts and where to find them: a travel companion into the contested territory of creative and cultural work. 9th Midterm Conference of the RN-Sociology of the Arts (ESA): University of Porto, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Portugal (2016, september 8 - 2016, september 10).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots, B. Cnossen & A. van Witteloostuijn (2016). The tension between cooperation and competition in the creative industries. 9th Midterm Conference of the RN-Sociology of the Arts (ESA): University of Porto, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Portugal (2016, september 8 - 2016, september 10).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots, B. Cnossen & A. van Witteloostuijn (2016). What motivates the creative entrepreneur? self-determination theory and collaboration in a lab experimental setting. 32nd EGOS - European Group for Organizational Studies Colloquium: Naples, Italy (2016, juli 7 - 2016, juli 9).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2014). Who tells fortunes to artists? The evaluation process of theatre producers as an instance where different institutional logics meet. 29th EGOS European Group for Organizational Studies Colloquium: Rotterdam, the Netherlands (2014, juli 3 - 2014, juli 5).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2014). Who tells fortunes to nonprofit theatre companies? State intervention and the strings attached. 18th ACEI International conference on Cultural Economics: École des sciences de la gestion de l’Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada (2014, juni 24 - 2014, juni 27).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2013). Who tells fortunes to nonprofit theatre companies? State intervention and the strings attached. 12th AIMAC 2013 conference on the Management of Arts and Culture: Universidad Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia (2013, juni 26 - 2013, juni 29).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2013). Who tells fortunes to nonprofit theatre companies? State intervention and the strings attached. 11th ESA European Sociological Association Conference: University of Torino, Italy (2013, augustus 28 - 2013, augustus 31).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Imposed Income Standards in the Performing and Visual Arts: have central governments developed an adequate and effective instrument encouraging cultural entrepreneurship? Conference On the Financing of Art organized by Frankfurt School of Finance & Management & European Academy of Cultural Affairs (EACA): Frankfurt, Germany (2012, mei 11 - 2012, mei 12).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots & S. Jacobs (2012). Why would people care about fashion (if they could read a good book, go to the movies, attend a concert or buy a designer’s chair)? Unlocking the creative industries’ symbolic value. Fashioning the City: Exploring Fashion Cultures, Structures, and Systems conference: Royal College of Art, London, UK (2012, september 19 - 2012, september 21).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). An Exploration of an Organization Form: Artists’ Residences. 28th EGOS European Group On Organization Science Colloquium: Helsinki, Finland (2012, juli 5 - 2012, juli 7).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Grants to performing arts companies. Who tells fortunes: the state, experts or peers? 4th EIASM Workshop on Managing Cultural Organizations: University of Bologna, Italy (2012, oktober 25 - 2012, oktober 27).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Artists’ residences: a multi-facetted form responding to its environment? 7th ICCPR International Conference on Policy Research: University Barcelona, Spain (2012, juli 9 - 2012, juli 12).
      • S. Jacobs & E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Unlocking the Cultural and Creative Industries’ Symbolic Value. 7th ICCPR International Conference on Policy Research: University Barcelona, Spain (2012, juli 9 - 2012, juli 12).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Artists' residences: An Exploration Of An Organization Form. 12th EURAM European Academy of Management conference: Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands (2012, juni 6 - 2012, juni 8).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2012). Critical Attention for the Performing Arts: How do Critics Select and Judge Artistic Quality? 7th ESA Conference of the European Research Network Sociology of the Arts: University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, Austria (2012, september 5 - 2012, september 8).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2011). Determinants of artists’ success and failure: a model. 5th EWACE European Workshop on Applied Cultural Economics: Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland (2011, september 1 - 2011, september 3).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2011). Artists’ Residences: a Typology and Taxonomy. 11th AIMAC 2011 conference on the Management of Arts and Culture: University of Antwerp, Belgium (2011, juli 3 - 2011, juli 6).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2010). Income standards of arts organizations. “Public and private support of the arts and culture ”, organized by the Doctoral school of Human Sciences and CEMESO (Centre for the Studies on Media and Culture): VUB, Belgium (2010, februari 25 - 2010, februari 25).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2009). On the financing of cultural heritage in Flanders and the Netherlands. The European Science Days 2009 - summer school "The Economics of Art and Culture", Scientific Organizer: Professor Victor Ginsburgh, Université Libre de Bruxelles: Steyr, Austria (2009, juli 12 - 2009, juli 16).
      • E.M.M.P. Loots (2015). Laureate of the Bilsen Award for an unpublished thesis about Cultural Management (2014). Annual colloquium Bilsen Fund: Antwerp (2015, maart 30). Overig.
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    University
    Erasmus University Rotterdam
    School
    Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication
    Department
    Department of Arts & Culture Studies
    Country
    The Netherlands
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