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News

Below, you find all news published by the Amsterdam Business School. Find an overview of external media publications (Dutch only) of our researchers on the page ABS in de media. Also see a list of our events and seminars and learn more about UvA in Carré, our seminar series for Business Administration students.

Results: 1 - 20 of 433
Results: 1 - 20 of 433
  • 20 Jul 2020
    Jan Bouwens' letter to the Financial Times on Boris Johnson's 'New Deal'

    Jan Bouwens (ABS Professor of Accounting) wrote a letter to the Financial Times on 13 July in response to a statement made by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. In this statement, Johnson promised the UK a New ...

  • 14 Jul 2020
    New elective in Curaçao for EB bachelor's students

    Enjoy pearly white beaches and palm trees while you work on a solution for socio-economic issues on a small island. In the new academic year, in the second course period of the first semester, we’ll be launching a ...

  • 1 Jul 2020
    George Molenkamp Sustainability Thesis Award - Call for nominations

    For the fourth year, we are organizing the master’s thesis prize in the area of sustainability, the George Molenkamp Award, in collaboration with KPMG. This prize is typically awarded at the UvA in Carré event in ...

  • 29 Jun 2020
    Dick den Hertog appointed professor of Operations Research

    Professor Dick den Hertog has been appointed professor of Operations Research at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Amsterdam. As a professor of Operations Research, Den Hertog will focus on ...

  • 16 Jun 2020
    ABS Accounting professors appointed as editors of A* journals

    Professors Brendan O’Dwyer and David Veenman from the Amsterdam Business School have recently been appointed as Editors at top (A*) journals in their field.

  • 3 Jun 2020
    Take part in the Dutch Innovation Monitor survey

    How is your organisation approaching decision-making regarding innovation and strategy during the corona crisis? Is your organisation postponing innovation or is it taking this opportunity to further digitise, ...

  • 3 Jun 2020
    Prof. Arnoud Boot presents open letter to the Dutch political parties and government

    On June 3rd, Prof. Arnoud Boot (University of Amsterdam, Finance Group) and chairman of the Sustainable Finance Lab (SFL), presented an open SFL letter “Towards a sustainable recovery after corona” (Duurzaam herstel ...

  • 3 Jun 2020
    Andrea Weihrauch chosen EB Lecturer of the Year

    Andrea Weihrauch (ABS assistant professor of Strategy) has been chosen as Lecturer of the Year at UvA Economics and Business.

  • 3 Jun 2020
    How can COVID-19 drive innovation?

    Burcu Kücükkeles (ABS Strategy and International Business section) co-authored a publication in the latest edition of MIT Sloan 'Management Review' on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the innovation process.

  • 7 May 2020
    The power of zero when selling a house

    When Amsterdam real estate buyers were competing for properties, sellers setting asking prices that ended in one or more zeroes achieved higher prices. That was the finding of a new paper, written by a team of ...

  • 28 Apr 2020
    Pan-European research group publishes proposals for recovery EU economies

    The SAFE Pandemic research group of six European and US economists, including UvA professor Arnoud Boot (Finance Group), has published its recommendations for a pan-European Pandemic Equity Fund in a VOX CEPR Policy ...

  • 8 Apr 2020
    Neeltje van Horen, professor of Financial Economics

    Dr Neeltje van Horen (1974) has been appointed (part-time) professor of Financial Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Van Horen will combine her professorship with ...

  • 1 Apr 2020
    Students of Amsterdam Business School Take Center Stage In National Case Competition

    ABS Case Society Showcases Award-Winning Marketing Strategy for Start-up Business Concept

  • 1 Apr 2020
    Corona virus poses financial risk for shadow banking

    Professor Enrico Perotti (ABS Finance section) recently contributed a column to VOX outlining the risks to the shadow banking sector.

  • 27 Mar 2020
    First online UvA PhD defence successfully completed

    The UvA’s first ever online PhD defence ceremony took place on Thursday, 26 March, and went well. Zina Lekniūtė successfully defended her thesis on the consequences of underfunding of American pension funds.

  • 27 Mar 2020
    Antoon Pelsser, professor by special appointment of Enterprise Risk Management

    Prof. A.A.J. Pelsser (1968) has been appointed professor by special appointment of at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). The chair was established on behalf of ‘Stichting ...

  • 18 Mar 2020
    What makes text-based counseling effective?

    ABS Professor of Marketing Willemijn van Dolen recently co-authored an article that has been published in the peer reviewed journal 'Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking'.

  • 12 Feb 2020
    ABS professor appointed member of KHMW

    Professor of Marketing Willemijn van Dolen (ABS) was appointed member of the Holland Society for the Sciences (KHMW) on 8 February. The KHMW appoints scholars and researchers with an impressive track record in ...

  • 22 Jan 2020
    ABS researcher co-authors UN white paper

    The paper, 'Bridging the Data Gap: Exploring Pillar III and Victims’ Access to Remedy', co-authored by Michelle Westermann-Behaylo (ABS International Strategy & Marketing), describes how data sets can be used to ...

  • 22 Jan 2020
    WRR presents report to Minister Koolmees

    On Wednesday 15 January, the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) presented the report 'Het betere werk. De nieuwe maatschappelijke opdracht' (WRR Report 102) to the Minister of Social Affairs and ...