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Tom Groot is professor of Management Accounting, head of the Department of Accounting and director of ARCA (Amsterdam Research Center in Accounting).


Management Accounting
Performance measurement and evaluation
Management Control
Financial management of nonprofit organizations
Cost systems
Control of interorganizational alliances


Bachelor Business Administration:
Accounting I (period 1)

Bachelor Economics and Business Administration:
Financial Management of Health Care Organizations (period 2)

Master of Accounting and Control:
Advanced Management Accounting (period 4)

Master of Business Administration:
Performance Management and Control (period 2)

Bachelor Economics
Business Analytics (period 2)

Bachelor Economics, Honours programme
Accounting Research (period 4)

Ancillary activities

  • De Opvoedpoli | Amsterdam | Lid van de Raad van Commissarissen | 2011-04-01
  • Diaconessen Ziekenhuis | Leiden | Lid Raad van Toezicht | 2012-04-01
  • DBC Onderhoud | Onbekend | Voorzitter Economisch Wetenschappelijk Adviesraad | 2014-01-02
  • Hendrik Brunsting Stichting / VU | Onbekend | Voorzitter bestuur archeologisch bedrijf | 2014-01-02
  • Limperg Instituut / VU | Onbekend | Voorzitter bestuur | 2014-01-02

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Ancillary activities

Within the Vrije Universiteit:

  • Chair of the Department of Accounting
  • Director of the Amsterdam Research Center in Accounting (ARCA)
  • Member of the Curatorium of the Zijlstra Center
  • Member of the Curatorium of the Compliance and Integrity program
  • Chair of the Curatorium of the CMA program
  • Chair of the Board of Directors of the Hendrik Brunsting Stichting (archeological center)

External activities

  • Chair of the Board of the Limperg Institute
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of the Alrijne Hospital Group (Leiden/Leiderdorp/Alphen ad Rijn)
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Reclassering Nederland

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Research Output 1994 2018

Tariff Evasion in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Role of Aid for Trade Facilitation

Bezabih, T. W. 2018 137 p.

Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU

Open Access

Your gain my pain? The effects of accounting information in uncertain negotiations

Essa, S. A. G., Dekker, H. C. & Groot, T. L. C. M. 14 Apr 2018 In : Management Accounting Research. p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Competition in the Dutch hospital sector: an analysis of health care volume and cost

Krabbe-Alkemade, Y. J. F. M., Groot, T. L. C. M. & Lindeboom, M. 1 Mar 2017 In : The European Journal of Health Economics. 18, 2, p. 139-153 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Dertig jaar financieel management bij rijk en gemeenten: Welke lessen hebben we geleerd?

Groot, T. & van Helden, J. Jun 2017 In : TPC. Tijdschrift voor public governance audit & control. 15, 3, p. 33 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Financieel Management van Non-profitorganisaties

Groot, T. & van Helden, G. J. 2017 7 ed. Groningen/Houten: Noordhoff Uitgevers. 414 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook