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  • 10 Jun 2016
    Grants for Renske van Geffen and Inge Wolsink

    The knowledge programme ‘De Omkering’ of the Nederlandse Stichting voor Psychotechniek (Dutch foundation for psychotechnics, NSvP) has awarded two pHResh grants to Renske van Geffen and Inge Wolsink of the Amsterdam ...

  • 27 May 2016
    UvA master’s students analyse Amsterdam Marketing's campaigns

    One hundred and twenty UvA Economics and Business students taking the Online Marketing course carried out an in-depth analysis of Amsterdam Marketing’s online campaigns.

  • 25 May 2016
    Performance related remuneration delivers higher value

    Companies who reward their employees on the basis of specific goals typically perform better. It is, however, crucial to select suitable goals and choose the right time to introduce them, argues University of ...

  • 24 May 2016
    UvA Master in Business Administration ranked number 1 in the Netherlands

    Out of all the MSc Business Administration programmes in the Netherlands, the programme offered by the UvA’s Amsterdam Business School has come out on top. The ranking is based on the results of the National Student ...

  • 20 May 2016
    ABS team wins national final of L’Oréal Brandstorm 2016

    Last Friday (Friday the 13th no less) the team of the Amsterdam Business School won the National Final of the L'Oréal Brandstorm. The winning team consisting of Michelle Betschart, Vivian de Bruine and Willem ...

  • 29 Apr 2016
    MIF programme celebrates its 20th anniversary in May

    On 13 May the Amsterdam Business School’s Master’s in International Finance (MIF) will celebrate its 20th anniversary with an event for MIF students and alumni featuring speakers from academia and the corporate ...

  • 22 Apr 2016
    EIAP once again named a Center of Internal Audit Excellence

    The Amsterdam Business School’s Executive Internal Auditing Programme (EIAP) has once again been recognised by the Academic Relations Committee of the international Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) as a Center of ...

  • 13 Apr 2016
    Professor Willemijn van Dolen appointed to Starbucks EMEA supervisory board

    Willemijn van Dolen (ABS International Strategy & Marketing Section) has been appointed as member of the supervisory board of Starbucks EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa).

  • 13 Apr 2016
    Joris Ebbers wins NWO KIEM Creative Industries Grant

    Joris Ebbers (ABS, Entrepreneurship & Innovation Section) has been awarded a NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) KIEM Creative Industries grant for his research proposal 'Multiplex Networks in ...

  • 31 Mar 2016
    Overcoming the challenge of being a young manager

    Research on the link between age and organisational leadership typically focuses on the difficulties encountered by older managers within a work setting. However, younger managers frequently face unique challenges of ...

  • 30 Mar 2016
    World’s best econometrics students to battle for world cup glory

    Who will be crowned econometric world champions? From 6 to 8 April 120 students from across the globe will compete for this prestigious title during the 17th edition of the Econometric Game. The University of ...

  • 30 Mar 2016
    8 April: Minor Entrepreneurship Prototype Party

    Seven teams of students from the University of Amsterdam's Entrepreneurship Minor programme will present their new product and company during the 'Minor Entrepreneurship Prototype Party’ on Friday, 8 April!

  • 23 Mar 2016
    UvA Economics and Business partners with Amsterdam Data Science

    Since 1 March 2016, UvA Economics and Business has been working intensively with Amsterdam Data Science (ADS). Amsterdam Data Science is an initiative to make the Amsterdam region one of the top global players in the ...

  • 26 Feb 2016
    Successful first edition of Eureka! Live

    This past month the first edition of Eureka! Live took place, focusing on the theme of Big Data.

  • 16 Feb 2016
    AACSB International Accreditation awarded to UvA Faculty of Economics and Business

    The University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business has earned accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the global accrediting body for business schools.

  • 12 Feb 2016
    ABS Accounting section articles accepted for publication

    Articles by Dr Jan Bouwens, Dr Peter Kroos and Prof. Victor Maas have been accepted for publication in two prestigious journals.

  • 12 Feb 2016
    ABS International Management students celebrate Chinese New Year

    Last Thursday students of the MSc Business Administration International Management track, coordinated by dr Ilir Haxhi, were invited to celebrate Chinese New Year. Monday 8 February was the first day of the Year of ...

  • 5 Feb 2016
    Discover new partnerships, within the Netherlands and abroad

    As co-chairman of the Dutch National Research Agenda, Alexander Rinnooy Kan worked to ‘create a map of curiosity, to inspire scientific research in a broad sense’. That goal has largely been reached, says Rinnooy ...

  • 5 Feb 2016
    Radically new products deserve a new label

    Producers of new products must be aware of perceived similarities with other products. Bram Kuijken wrote his PhD about the importance of the categorisation of new products.

  • 5 Feb 2016
    Credit boom led to increase in house prices

    In his thesis Alexander van de Minne takes a closer look at the Dutch housing market. The relaxation of credit conditions has led to a huge increase of house prices, but according to the researcher there was no such ...