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Results: 241 - 260 of 260
Results: 241 - 260 of 260
  • Fleur Randag - student of ACLE nominated for UvA Thesis Award
    14 May 2013
    The master thesis of Fleur Randag, written at ACLE under the supervision of Maarten Pieter Schinkel, is nominated for the UvA Thesis Award. Fleur Randag studied coordination effects of the price leadership ban ...
  • Christine Lagarde - Room for Discussion
    Room for Discussion with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde
    8 May 2013
    The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was the guest in Room for Discussion on 7 May.
  • Christine Lagarde special guest in 'Room for Discussion'
    2 May 2013
    Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the IMF, will be the guest in Room for Discussion on Tuesday 7 May 2013. Room for Discussion is the debate and interview forum of Faculty of Economics and Business students.
  • Joop Hartog Dissertation Prize
    6 Feb 2013
    On January 17, 2013, the Joop Hartog Dissertation Prize was awarded to Petr Sedláček for his thesis “Macroeconomic implications of labor market frictions”, written under the supervision of professor Wouter den Haan. ...
  • Prof Barabara Baarsma, professor Applied Economical Research
    Barbara Baarsma receives NVZ award
    6 Feb 2013
    Barbara Baarsma, professor by special appointment of Market Forces and Competition Issues at the FEB and Managing Director of SEO Economic Research, received an honorary award from NVZ (Netherlands Association of ...
  • UvA economist Arnoud Boot appointed member of Scientific Council for Government Policy
    30 Nov 2012
    Arnoud Boot, professor of Corporate Finance and Financial Markets at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) will become a member of the Dutch Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR) as of 1 January 2013. He will ...
  • Research grant for Amsterdam Centre for Insurance Studies
    27 Nov 2012
    The European claims specialist Van Ameyde Group will provide a € 150,000 grant for doctoral research in 'Economic and Statistical Aspects of Insurance Fraud'.
  • Netspar grant awarded to Actuarial Science & Mathematical Finance group
    30 Oct 2012
    Researchers from the Actuarial Science & Mathematical Finance group of the UvA’s Amsterdam School of Economics have been awarded a Netspar research grant of €500,000 for the research proposal ‘Risk Management in ...
  • Sefa Conference 2012: Power and Corruption
    30 Oct 2012
    Power, corruption and compliance will play a central role during the Sefa Conference organised by economics students from the University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) on Thursday, 1 November. ...
  • UvA political scientists to host special event reacting to Dutch general election results
    10 Sep 2012
    On Wednesday, 12 September the Dutch public go to the polls in an early election seen by many as an indicator of future electoral trends in other European countries.
  • University Professor Alexander Rinnooy Kan appointed Commander in the Order of the Netherlands Lion
    7 Sep 2012
    Alexander Rinnooy, University Professor at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) has been appointed Commander in the Order of the Netherlands Lion.
  • UvA researchers confirm teaching entrepreneurial skills in primary school is useful
    17 Aug 2012
    Primary school is a fertile ground for developing entrepreneurial skills. The curriculum of The BizWorld Foundation, a national non-profit organisation dedicated to teaching entrepreneurship, business and finance to ...
  • Photo Roger Laeven
    Inaugural lecture Prof. Roger Laeven
    15 Jul 2012
    Financial markets are susceptible to shocks caused by contagion. The mathematical models commonly used for financial risk management, such as the new EU regulations for insurers, provide insufficient protection for ...
  • UvA to celebrate its 16,000th doctoral thesis defence ceremony
    4 Jul 2012
    On Thursday 5 July, the 16,000th doctoral thesis defence ceremony will take place at the University of Amsterdam (UvA). Thomas de Haan will obtain his doctorate under Prof. Theo Offerman of the Faculty of Economics ...
  • UvA ‘Stapenning’ honorary award for economist Michael Ellman
    11 Jun 2012
    On Friday 8 June, Prof. Michael Ellman received the ‘Stapenning’ honorary award from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) during a special event marking his departure as Professor of Economic Systems with special ...
  • UvA researchers confirm teaching entrepreneurial skills in primary school is useful
    1 Jun 2012
    Primary school is a fertile ground for developing entrepreneurial skills. These are the finding of the study 'The effect of early entrepreneurship education' conducted by the Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship ...
  • Nine subsidies from NWO Research Talent programme for UvA research
    3 May 2012
    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has accepted nine proposals from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) as part of the Research Talent subsidy programme of the NWO Division of Social Sciences ...
  • Faculty of Humanities researcher wins Veegens Prize 2012
    4 Apr 2012
    Faculty of Humanities researcher Lodewijk Petram has been awarded the Dirk Jacob Veegens Prize 2012.
  • US subprime mortgages mainly issued to middle class households
    28 Mar 2012
    Most subprime mortgages in the US were issued to members of the middle classes. The current perception that most subprime mortgages in the US were sold to lower-income groups is thus inaccurate. This is one of the ...
  • Three UvA professors named Crown-appointed members of Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands
    20 Mar 2012
    The Dutch cabinet has named three University of Amsterdam (UvA) professors as Crown-appointed members of the Social Economic Council of the Netherlands (SER). Barbara Baarsma, Aukje Nauta and Evert Verhulp will serve ...