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Results: 101 - 120 of 406
  • 26 Sep 2017
    rubriek Groeten uit
    Greetings from...Hong Kong

    UvA scientists can be found everywhere: from a lab on the Roeterseiland Campus to the North Pole. Or, like Inez Zwetsloot, in Hong Kong, where she is currently working as a assistant professor at the City University ...

  • 19 Sep 2017
    ABS student wins George Molenkamp Sustainability Thesis Award

    On Friday 8 September, UvA student Suzan van Eijden (MSc Business Administration, International Management track) was presented with the George Molenkamp Sustainability Thesis Award during the UvA in Carré event.

  • 12 Sep 2017
    Dorinth van Dijk
    UvA Lustrum grant for ABS doctoral candidate

    Dorinth van Dijk (Amsterdam Business School, Finance Section) has been awarded an UvA Lustrum grant to carry out research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

  • 8 Sep 2017
    The Amsterdam MBA & MIT Sloan
    The Amsterdam MBA gets you places – MIT Sloan Visiting Fellows Program

    The Amsterdam Business School’s MBA programme has started a collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management that will allow its alumni to attend MIT's business school for ...

  • 4 Sep 2017
    Florence School of Banking and Finance
    New course Regulation of Shadow Banks

    The University of Amsterdam and the Florence School of Banking and Finance are offering a new two-day course which focuses on financial and prudential aspects of the shadow banking sector, with some attention to its ...

  • 29 Aug 2017
    Economics professors to give lectures to first year students at Royal Theater Carré

    The University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business is set to start the new academic year with a bang by organising a series of lectures for first year students at the Royal Theater Carré. Prominent ...

  • 27 Jul 2017
    UvA CFA Affiliated University
    Amsterdam Business School welcomed into CFA Institute University Affiliation Program

    The UvA Amsterdam Business School (ABS) has become the latest university to be welcomed into the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program.

  • 21 Jul 2017
    Enrico Perotti
    ABS professor publishes article in Financial Times

    Enrico Perotti, professor of International Finance at the Amsterdam Business School (ABS), published an article in the Financial Times on 10 July. The article describes how a diverse monetary union creates benefits ...

  • 19 Jul 2017
    Money
    UvA economists crack Libor and Euribor scandals as cartels

    Researchers from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) have cracked the manipulation scandals surrounding the Libor and Euribor interest rates as potential ...

  • 18 Jul 2017
    Successful 2017 International American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association conference

    From 3 to 5 July 2017 the Amsterdam Business School hosted one of the largest scientific real estate conferences: The 2017 International American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) conference.

  • 12 Jul 2017
    Amsterdam Data Science
    Amsterdam School of Data Science to launch minor in Data Science

    It is impossible to imagine our society today without data science. Whether it involves self-driving cars, tracking down radicalisation on social networks, improving athletic performance, or stimulating online sales: ...

  • 11 Jul 2017
    Vittoria Scalera
    Amsterdam Business School researcher wins Temple/AIB Best Paper Award

    Vittoria G. Scalera, an Assistant Professor with the Amsterdam Business School’s International Strategy & Marketing section,has won the 2017 Temple/AIB Best Paper Award at the Academy of International Business (AIB) ...

  • 5 Jul 2017
    Amsterdam Business School
    ABS researchers have two articles on text mining published in leading journal

    Always wanted to learn how to mine text? Researchers of the Amsterdam Business School’s Leadership and Management section, working on the EU funded Marie Curie Initial Training Network Eduworks, recently had two ...

  • 28 Jun 2017
    Mark Dijkstra
    Reduce the risks of big banks by regulating them, not by breaking them up

    Big banks have appeared to be a risk to financial stability. But with big banks operating more efficiently than smaller ones, reducing the size of big banks is not the answer, says researcher Mark Dijkstra. Strict ...

  • 28 Jun 2017
    Better to invest in academic excellence than to give protection to Dutch companies

    In response to recent attempts to take over AkzoNobel and Unilever, Dutch authorities now want to take measures to improve the protection of Dutch listed companies against unwelcome bidders. Professor Arnoud Boot is ...

  • 23 Jun 2017
    Master in International Finance FT
    Amsterdam Business School appears in Financial Times best Finance programmes rankings for first time

    The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) of the University of Amsterdam has been included in the Financial Times ranking for best Finance programmes at European Business Schools. The ranking is for the Executive Master in ...

  • 12 Jun 2017
    Dutch tax benefits for education still available in 2018

    Previous plans by the Dutch government to abandon the deductibility of tax on education have been cancelled.

  • 7 Jun 2017
    Prof Frank Belschak, professor, Leadership & Change
    Frank Belschak, professor of Leadership and Change

    Dr F. D. Belschak (1969) has been appointed professor of Leadership and Change at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business.

  • 9 May 2017
    Alumnus Rob de Jeu gives guest lecture at Amsterdam Business School

    Last Thursday, BSc Economics and Business alumnus (2012) Rob de Jeu, owner of Rural Spark, gave a guest lecture for students of the Amsterdam Business School.

  • 19 Apr 2017
    Man on cellphone
    Companies benefit from committed employees

    Employees who personally identify with their company are more likely to make decisions that benefit their company than employees who do not identify as strongly. This finding can be found in the paper ‘Organization ...