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  • 28 Sep 2016
    More requirements for banks will lower the risk of a new systemic crisis, but the work is not finished yet

    The crisis which has spread around the world since 2008 is said to be mainly caused by ‘systemic risks’ within the financial sector. In his inaugural lecture, Aerdt Houben, professor at the University of Amsterdam ...

  • 28 Sep 2016
    Back to the fundamental questions when designing macroprudential policy

    Since the financial crisis a lot of progress has been made in strengthening the financial system. In order to plan for an effective macroprudential policy – policy that focuses on promoting the stability of the ...

  • 23 Sep 2016
    UvA highest ranked Dutch university offering Economics and Econometrics

    The University of Amsterdam is the highest ranked Dutch university offering the disciplines Economics and Econometrics. The UvA placed 63rd overall in the global Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

  • 16 Sep 2016
    Arnoud Boot (UvA) appointed Chairman of the European Finance Association per January 2017

    At the Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association (EFA) in Oslo last month, Arnoud Boot (University of Amsterdam/Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics) was appointed as Chairman of the EFA per 1 January 2017. ...

  • 15 Sep 2016
    UvA Economics and Business obtains ‘Triple Crown’ status

    UvA Economics and Business’ Amsterdam Business School (ABS) has been accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA). This means UvA Economics and Business has officially acquired triple crown status.

  • 2 Sep 2016
    UvA Economics and Business launches new a Master in Finance and a revamped Master in Business Economics

    Starting 1 September the Amsterdam Business School of UvA Economics and Business will offer a new Master’s programme in Finance with four specialisations tracks. The revamped MSc Business Economics will continue with ...

  • 19 Aug 2016
    NWO Research Talent grant for Pim Kastelein

    NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) recently awarded a Research Talent grant for the project “Pension funding, housing wealth and macroeconomic demand”. This is the PhD project of Pim Kastelein ...

  • 29 Jun 2016
    NVAO accreditation for UvA Economics and Business programmes

    All UvA Economics and Business Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes have been accredited or reaccredited by the Accreditation Organisation of the Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). This was announced by NVAO on Monday 27 ...

  • 1 Jun 2016
    Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci elected to the Board of Directors of the American Law & Economics Association (ALEA)

    Giuseppe Dari-Mattiacci has been elected at the May 2016 annual meeting at Harvard University with Alma Cohen (Harvard University and Tel Aviv University), Alison D. Morantz (Stanford University), and Eric L. Talley ...

  • 25 May 2016
    Understanding the role of emotions in economic decision-making by studying the brain

    Psychologists and marketers recognise emotions as an important factor in decision-making, but economists still don’t incorporate the impact of emotions in their models. Introducing psychological factors and ...

  • 25 May 2016
    What leads to corruption, and how can we tackle and control it?

    Collaboration is a buzzword in modern organisations. However, it also has a dark side that organisations often ignore, warns Shaul Shalvi, associate professor in experimental economics at UvA. Shalvi obtained EU ...

  • 13 May 2016
    New EU Horizon 2020 grant for CeNDEF researchers

    CeNDEF researchers Cars Hommes, Cees Diks and Jan Tuinstra have been awarded a new EU Horizon 2020 grant for `Expectations and Social Influence Dynamics in Economics (ExSIDE)’.

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 10 Mar 2016
    UvA behavioural economist enthusiastic about study on honesty

    A promising study that opens up new avenues for further research. This is the opinion of UvA researcher Shaul Shalvi about the publication of a new experimental study by a research team from the University of ...

  • 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.

  • 21 Feb 2016
    Science publication: Complexity theory needed for better management of financial-economic crises

    Complexity theory is needed for a better understanding and management of financial-economic crises, according to an article published earlier today in Science. The article, which is authored by an interdisciplinary ...

  • 18 Feb 2016
    Complexity theory needed for better management of financial-economic crises

    Complexity theory is needed for a better understanding and management of financial-economic crises, according to an article published earlier today in Science. The article, which is authored by an interdisciplinary ...

  • 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.

  • 11 Feb 2016
    Vacancy Postdoctoral Fellow in Empirical Legal Studies

    The Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics is looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow in Empirical Legal Studies. Applications can be sent until May 1st.