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Results: 21 - 40 of 408
  • 27 Jun 2019
    VDL Groep wins Dutch Innovation Award 2019
    VDL Groep wins Dutch Innovation Award

    The VDL Groep received the Dutch Innovation Award 2019 during the television broadcast of De Wereld van Morgen on Wednesday 26 June. The VDL Groep consists of 104 high-end manufacturing companies.

  • 26 Jun 2019
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    Dutch Innovation Monitor 2019

    Many Dutch businesses see potentially disruptive issues such as Brexit and the energy transition as business opportunities, and they view investments in social development as more important than investments in ...

  • 19 Jun 2019
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    Meet the nominees for the Dutch Innovation Awards

    D2D Water Solutions, Hanskamp AgroTech and VDL Groep are the nominees for the Dutch Innovation Award 2019. The winner will be announced on Wednesday 26 June during the television broadcast of De Wereld van Morgen (NPO1).

  • 18 Jun 2019
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    YAE survey: stress and long hours common among young researchers

    In an opinion piece for nature.com, Dr Shaul Shalvi (ASE, microeconomics), Toma Susi (University of Vienna) and Mangala Srinivas (Radboud University Nijmegen) share the results of a survey held among the researchers ...

  • 12 Jun 2019
    All ABS MBA's maintain AMBA accreditation

    An international AMBA (Association of MBAs) committee visited the Amsterdam Business School on 6 and 7 June to determine whether The Amsterdam MBA, the MBA in Big Data & Business Analytics, and the MBA in Healthcare ...

  • 12 Jun 2019
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    The Dark Side of Personality

    Social life entails countless situations in which people have to trust each other. From mundane family matters to profane issues such as trade negotiations among world leaders in a conflicted globalized world – all ...

  • 27 May 2019
    EB Lecturer of the Year 2019: Lisanne van Bunderen

    After winning the Van der Schroeff Award in January, Lisanne van Bunderen has now been chosen by UvA Economics and Business students as faculty’s winner in the 2019 UvA Lecturer of the Year competition. The Faculty ...

  • 9 May 2019
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    IBIS UvA celebrates 25th anniversary

    The Institute for Business and Industrial Statistics of the University of Amsterdam (IBIS UvA) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a symposium on 1 May. Originally the institute was established to facilitate a ...

  • 23 Apr 2019
    Innovation
    Survey: The Dutch Innovation Monitor

    How innovative are Dutch companies? How do they deal with current challenges such as the Brexit and the energy transition? To answer these questions the Amsterdam Centre for Business Innovation is conducting its ...

  • 5 Apr 2019
    ABS research: Does it pay for cities to be green?

    Air pollution is considered to be the greatest human health risk and over 60% of the world population has to deal with water scarcity. City governments are expected to take the lead in tackling these major issues. ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
    Reducing process variation is crucial

    Improving efficiency and reducing errors in processes is the common thread in the long career of UvA professor Ronald Does. He recently received two prestigious awards for his work. According to Does, the number of ...

  • 14 Mar 2019
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    Organisational psychologist Berkers: ‘Nobody examines what employees actually do’

    Fixed work activities are a thing of the past. Hannah Berkers, who recently obtained her PhD as an organisational psychologist, discusses employees’ tasks, how these change and how this impacts employees, their ...

  • 13 Mar 2019
    Housing Amsterdam
    Marketability of real estate as a price change predictor

    Rising prices on the property market are usually preceded by better marketability, or more ‘liquidity’. Even the number of clicks on property site Funda can be a precursor of rising prices. Researcher Dorinth van ...

  • 6 Mar 2019
    Fifty Years Nobel Prize in Economics

    Fifty years ago, in 1969, the first Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to Jan Tinbergen and the Norwegian Ragnar Frisch. Economics journal TPEdigitaal released a special issue to celebrate the spirit of Jan ...

  • 1 Mar 2019
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    Which employees have the best ideas?

    We all know people at work who express themselves frequently, quickly and fluently as well as people who express themselves less often. But which of them come up with the best ideas and how do they arrive at those ...

  • 27 Feb 2019
    Professor Ronald Does awarded the European Box medal 2019 for statistics

    Ronald Does, professor of industrial statistics at the Amsterdam Business School (ABS), has been awarded the Box Medal. He is the first Dutch national ever to win the Box medal, an award that has been presented ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
    Minor Entrepreneurship
    Circle of Parents winner of Demo Day

    Second hand children’s clothing should be the standard according to students Lucas van Straalen, Julius van Dijk and David Soesan of the minor Entrepreneurship. They won the first prize of €1,000 for their start-up ...

  • 6 Feb 2019
    Amba Zeggen new APC programme director

    Amba Zeggen (AAG) is the new programme director of the Amsterdam Business School’s Actuarial Practice Cycle (APC) programme since January 2019. It’s her goal to further integrate developments and technological ...

  • 23 Jan 2019
    Lisanne van Bunderen wins 2018 Van der Schroeff Award

    The Van der Schroeff Award for the best lecturer at UvA Economics and Business was awarded to Lisanne van Bunderen. The winner was announced during the New Year’s event on 17 January. “It was really enjoyable to ...

  • 23 Jan 2019
    ABS Dissertation Award presented to Mario Schabus

    The ABS Dissertation Award was awarded to Mario Schabus by Marc Salomon during the New Year’s event on 17 January. The lecturer, currently at the University of Melbourne, won the award for his paper ‘Essays on ...