Ad van der Woude, born in Utrecht, the Netherlands, in 1932. Ph.D. from Utrecht University. Professor of Rural History at Wageningen University. († 2005)
Fellow (1 September 1982 – 31 August 1983)
My main goal was to work on a text-book about the economic history of the Republic of the Seven United Provinces, in close cooperation with my colleague Jan de Vries. Furthermore, I completed a study on the demographic transition in The Netherlands (1850-1890).