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Results: 161 - 180 of 382
  • 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 ...

  • 3 Feb 2016
    Startup Pitch Finals for minor in Entrepreneurship

    Students in the minor in Entrepreneurship set up a number of creative businesses this past semester. The pitch finals – the KickOut took place on Thursday 28 January.

  • 26 Jan 2016
    Article Ans Kolk wins social impact award

    Prof. Ans Kolk (Amsterdam Business School) recently won a prestigious award for her article published in the Journal of World Business.

  • 19 Jan 2016
    Website for Entrepreneurship minor programme start-ups

    All of the start-ups from the Entrepreneurship minor programme can be found on a single website: startupandrunning.nl.

  • 19 Jan 2016
    New Year's assembly: Van der Schroeff award 2015 awarded to Adam Booij

    During the New Year’s assembly held on Thursday 14 January, Adam Booij was awarded the Van der Schroeffprijs 2015 for best Economics and Business Lecturer.

  • 12 Nov 2015
    New Analytics Academy offers Big Data training for professionals

    The Amsterdam Business School (ABS) of the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) and ORTEC officially launch The Analytics Academy.

  • 11 Nov 2015
    Entrepreneurship minor: presentation of start-ups

    On Friday 20 November nineteen businesses will present their products during the ‘Minor Entrepreneurship Product Market’.

  • 6 Nov 2015
    Amsterdam Business School launches new Professional Marketing programme

    Starting in February 2016, the Amsterdam Business School and the Cambridge Marketing College will offer the first post-graduate programme in Professional Marketing in the Netherlands. The programme is certified by ...

  • 4 Nov 2015
    Amsterdam Business School to collaborate with SAP University Alliances

    On 21 September 2015 Economics and Business Dean Han van Dissel signed an agreement with SAP University Alliance. This agreement gives ABS students the opportunity to work with SAP.

  • 27 Oct 2015
    Willemijn van Dolen: social media radically changes the field of marketing

    The popularity of social media has drastically changed demands on marketeers: companies can no longer control what information consumers create. On the other hand, access to large-scale consumer data creates new ...

  • 21 Oct 2015
    Jan Bouwens appointed to board of Foundation for Auditing Research

    Prof. Jan Bouwens (Accounting, Amsterdam Business School) is to join the Board of the newly established Foundation for Auditing Research, previously known as the ‘Accountancy Lab’.

  • 7 Oct 2015
    ABS PhD candidate published on 'Crowdfund Insider'

    PhD candidate Liang Zhao of the Amsterdam Business School's Entrepreneurship and Innovation section recently published an article about Crowdfunding in China on 'Crowdfund Insider'.

  • 18 Sep 2015
    ‘Fietsproject’ wins Isaac Roet Prize 2015

    Fietsproject, an initiative of Jason Weller, was awarded the Isaac Roet Prize 2015 during the UvA in Carré event held on Friday 18 September. The purpose of this project is to provide sustainable and affordable ...

  • 16 Sep 2015
    Tsvi Vinig to hold talk on innovation in China

    On 22 September Dr Tsvi Vinig (Associate professor, University of Amsterdam Business School and Coordinator of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation track) will give a lecture on Innovation in China, titled ‘While you ...

  • 9 Sep 2015
    Amsterdam students to learn the art of ‘growth hacking’

    Starting this fall, students and graduates from universities and universities of applied sciences will take part in the Amsterdam-based pilot programme ‘Growth Hacking’. As part of the programme, students will learn, ...

  • 2 Sep 2015
    Dr Sebastian Kortmann named new Amsterdam MBA Programme Director

    Sebastian Kortmann succeeds Dr Alan Muller who has left the University of Amsterdam to take on a full professorship in International Management at the University of Groningen. Kortmann has been an assistant professor ...

  • 1 Sep 2015
    New publication in Accounting, Organisations and Society.

    Accounting section professor prof. dr. Brendan O’Dwyer has published a new paper in the top-tier journal Accounting, Organisations and Society.