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Results: 21 - 40 of 303
UvA lecturer Henk Volberda addresses the king concerning digital infrastructure in the COVID period
20 Jan 2021
On Wednesday 20 January, King Willem-Alexander spoke to representatives of businesses and organisations - including UvA lecturer Henk Volberda - about the development of our digital infrastructure in the COVID ...
Call for papers: Competition Law and Inequality Conference
14 Jan 2021
The Amsterdam Center for Law & Economics and the Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance are issuing a call for papers for their joint conference to be held on 20 and 21 May at the University of Amsterdam.
Stevan Rudinac wins 2020 Van der Schroeff Award
13 Jan 2021
The Van der Schroeff Award for the best lecturer at UvA Economics and Business was awarded to Dr Stevan Rudinac (Operations Management section ABS). The winner was announced during the online New Year’s Toast on ...
Advisory report outlines opportunities for Amsterdam metropolitan region after the COVID crisis
9 Jan 2021
The COVID-crisis has affected Amsterdam and the metropolitan area disproportionally: substantial unemployment, 5-10 months of backlog in children’s education, significant growth in households with debts, and an ...
6 EB researchers listed in economist top 40
6 Jan 2021
The 2020 economist top 40 (Economentop 40) ranking lists the top 40 economists in the Netherlands. The ranking is published annually by Economisch Statistische Berichten (ESB).
Will the pandemic lead to an education gap?
6 Jan 2021
Giuseppe Sorrenti (Assistant Professor of Microeconomics at Amsterdam School of Economics) recently co-authored a working paper on the impact of school closures on children due to COVID-19 measures.
Sweder van Wijnbergen awarded Pierson Medal 2020
17 Dec 2020
Professor Sweder van Wijnbergen (1951) was awarded the Pierson Medal on 16 December. The medal was presented by Klaas Knot, chairman of the board of the Pierson Fund and president of De Nederlandsche Bank. The ...
EB researchers contribute to 2020 KVS ‘Preadviezen’
8 Dec 2020
The subject of this year’s ‘Preadviezen’ is competition policy.
Conference on Algorithmic Collusion: working mechanisms
2 Dec 2020
Timo Klein (ASE) and Maarten Pieter Schinkel (ACLE) have organised a conference on algorithmic collusion mechanisms taking place on 14 December 2020 (14:00-18:00) in the UvA’s Hybrid Learning Theatre. Algorithmic ...
Han van Dissel to stay on as dean of Faculty of Economics and Business
18 Nov 2020
The UvA Executive Board has decided to extend the appointment of Professor Han van Dissel as dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business by six months. Van Dissel's second term as dean was initially due to come to ...
Veni grants for 25 UvA and Amsterdam UMC researchers
5 Nov 2020
No fewer than 25 researchers from the UvA and Amsterdam UMC have been awarded Veni grants from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The grants amount to a maximum of 250,000 euros per project. ...
New Environmental Economics chair at the UvA
28 Oct 2020
As of 1 November 2020, economist and former politician Rick van der Ploeg has been appointed university professor of Environmental Economics at the University of Amsterdam. He will focus on research and education in ...
Rick van der Ploeg appointed university professor of Environmental Economics
28 Oct 2020
Economist and former politician Rick van der Ploeg has been appointed university professor of Environmental Economics at the University of Amsterdam. Van der Ploeg will focus on research and education in the field of ...
ASE researcher discusses novel collusion issues in PhD defense ceremony
7 Oct 2020
Timo Klein (ASE, Microeconomics section) recently defended his dissertation during the conferral of his doctorate on 2 October 2020.
Submit your MSc thesis for the ASF Sustainable Future Prize
6 Oct 2020
A Sustainable Future (ASF) is excited to announce the new 'ASF Sustainable Future Prize' for a high-quality master's thesis focusing on one of ASF's sustainability research themes.
Growth in Dutch life expectancy falls short of projections
16 Sep 2020
Dutch life expectancy projections have been revised downwards as a result of the Royal Dutch Actuarial Association (AG) Mortality Research Committee’s new prognosis.
UvA Economics and Business opens new Academic Year with hybrid live lectures for 1500 first-years
2 Sep 2020
UvA Economics and Business (EB) is using hybrid live lectures in the ‘Hybrid Learning Theatre’ to make active participation and interaction possible for 1500 first-year students.
COVID-19 sparks creativity among UvA Economics and Business lecturers
2 Sep 2020
The COVID-19 situation has stimulated a high degree of creativity at UvA Economics and Business (UvA EB). Students have been saying 'Using Zoom the whole day isn’t very inspiring', and 'We really want to come back to ...
Roel Beetsma co-authors paper exploring popular support for EU financial aid
29 Jul 2020
Roel Beetsma (MN Professor of Pension Economics, ASE) recently co-authored a paper published by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). The paper is based on a survey exploring whether there is popular ...
Schinkel criticizes new guidelines for sustainability and cartels
14 Jul 2020
ASE professor Maarten Pieter Schinkel's commentary on the new Guidelines for Sustainability Agreements issued by the Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM) was recently featured in a number of prominent ...