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You can view all the news published by the Amsterdam School of Economics below. Find an overview of external media publications (Dutch only) of our researchers on the page ASE in de media. Also see a list of our events


Results: 261 - 280 of 300
Results: 261 - 280 of 300
  • Maarten Pieter Schinkel
    A scientist in the role of mortgage watchdog
    15 Nov 2013
    Maarten Pieter Schinkel, professor of Competition Economics and Regulation at the University of Amsterdam, carries out research into price leadership bans in the Dutch mortgage market imposed by the European ...
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    Chance to win a prize ruins the joy of generosity
    15 Nov 2013
    Door to door fundraising is very popular in the Netherlands. The Central Fundraising Bureau (CBF) annually coordinates approximately 25 national collection campaigns for charitable foundations.
  • Download CenDEF@15 brochure
    5 Nov 2013
    The Center for Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics and Finance (CeNDEF) recently held a two-day symposium to mark its 15th anniversary. Now a brochure has been published describing CeNDEF's activities over the years.
  • Prof Marc Wouters, professor Accounting
    Marc Wouters, professor of Management Accounting
    30 Oct 2013
    Prof. M. Wouters (1965) has been appointed professor of Management Accounting at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business. He will be combining this part-time position with a professorial ...
  • Enrico Perotti and Roger Laeven on Solvency II
    30 Oct 2013
    Prof. Enrico Perotti and Prof. Roger Laeven share their perspective on Solvency II in a publication on the website Vox. Solvency II is new European legislation on prudential rules for insurance companies.
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    Lawyers have strong influence on corporate acquisitions
    24 Oct 2013
    The role of lawyers in corporate acquisitions is strong, with the personal style and character of a lawyer exerting a significant influence on the final agreement and sometimes even the price. This is one of the ...
  • Interview with Maarten Pieter Schinkel in Rostra Economica
    23 Oct 2013
    Interview 'Inspired People' in Rostra Economica 296
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    Veni research at the Amsterdam School of Economics
    2 Oct 2013
    On 1 December 2013 Dr Audrey Hu will start conducting research into High-risk Auctions. The research will be carried out at the Center for Research in Experimental Economics and Political Decision Making (CREED).
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    Frans Timmermans in Room for Discussion
    11 Sep 2013
    Frans Timmermans, the Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs will be the guest in Room for Discussion on Monday, 16 September. Room for Discussion is a debate platform for students at the UvA's Faculty of Economics and ...
  • Roel Beetsma
    Do’s and don’ts of 50 years of budget policy in the Netherlands
    11 Sep 2013
    According to Roel Beetsma et al we should be pleased with the independent Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis (CPB). And Dutch budget policy has a number of other strengths that could be of benefit to ...
  • Coen Teulings appointed professor of Economics at the University of Cambridge
    4 Sep 2013
    The University of Amsterdam’s Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) is pleased to announce that FEB professor Coen Teulings was recently appointed professor within the Montague Burton Professorship of Industrial ...
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    3.6 million euros for research into matching on the labour market
    28 Aug 2013
    A network of six universities (with the University of Amsterdam as project coordinator) and several companies have obtained a 3.6 million euro grant from the European FP7 Marie Curie programme for the EDUWORKS project.
  • Room for Discussion with Frans van Houten (CEO Philips)
    27 Aug 2013
    Room for Discussion opens the academic year with the CEO of Philips, Frans van Houten. On Thursday, 5 September at 12:30, he will be Room for Discussion's guest in the main lobby of the E-building at the ...
  • Carmine Guerriero (ACLE) is appointed as Visiting Research Scholar at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF)
    26 Aug 2013
    Carmine Guerriero (ACLE) is appointed as Visiting Research Scholar at the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF) from November 2013 untill February 2014.
  • SILS
    19 UvA and AMC researchers receive Veni grant
    23 Jul 2013
    Nineteen researchers who recently obtained their doctorate, will receive a Veni grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for research at the UvA or the Academic Medical Center (AMC-UvA). ...
  • Photo Sweder van Wijnbergen
    On Zombie Banks and Recessions after Systemic Banking Crises: It Does Matter How Governments Intervene
    21 Jun 2013
    Sweder van Wijnbergen and Timotej Homar show how the duration of the recession could be cut in half if the right measures are taken. Now the government is stimulating the formation of zombie banks.
  • Maarten Pieter Schinkel appointed member of the international advisory board of the Centre for Law, Economics and Society at UCL
    20 Jun 2013
    ACLE faculty member Maarten Pieter Schinkel has been appointed as member of the international advisory board of the Centre for Law, Economics and Society at University College London (UCL).
  • Prof Gerry van Klinken, professor Social and Economic History of South East Asia
    Gerry van Klinken, professor by special appointment of Southeast Asian Social and Economic History
    11 Jun 2013
    Dr G. van Klinken (1952) has been named professor by special appointment in Southeast Asian Social and Economic History at the University of Amsterdam’s (UvA) Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG). The ...
  • FEB-CenDEF researcher wins Best PhD Thesis Award
    28 May 2013
    The Italy-based Unicredit and Universities Foundation recently awarded Faculty of Economics and Business postdoc researcher Domenico Massaro the Best PhD Thesis Award for his thesis titled "Bounded Rationality and ...
  • Best paper award for Tinbergen Institute researchers
    22 May 2013
    The Unicredit and Universities Foundation recently awarded TI PhD students Rei Sayag (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and Pedro Robalo (FEB, CREED) the first prize for their outstanding joint paper entitled “Paying is ...