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On this page you will find an overview of news articles of Economics and Business. Also, take a look at our event page for an overview of our events.

Results: 1 - 20 of 1062
Results: 1 - 20 of 1062
  • Amsterdam Business School investigates use of AI to detect accounting fraud
    21 Sep 2021
    Is it possible to identify accounting fraud from the published financial statements of quoted companies? Indranil Bhattacharya, a PhD student at the Amsterdam Business School (ABS) thinks it is. He uses a ...
  • Interview with new ASE professor Thomas Buser
    15 Sep 2021
    Thomas Buser was appointed professor of Behavioural Applied Microeconomics at Amsterdam School of Economics in May. He tells us about his background, reasons for choosing this field of research, and his current ...
  • The opening in the Aula
    Can we make a difference for Generation Alpha?
    8 Sep 2021
    ‘We’re opening a new academic year that once again provides more space for students and staff, more room for face-to-face teaching. I warmly welcome you to this new beginning,' said president of the Executive Board ...
  • UvA in 65th place in Times Higher Education World University Rankings
    2 Sep 2021
    The University of Amsterdam has risen one place from last year in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings and now occupies 65th place worldwide. This makes the UvA the second highest ranked Dutch ...
  • Neuroeconomics: the key role of the brain in decision-making
    31 Aug 2021
    Our behaviour and decision-making are concepts scientists have tried to explain in many ways. Ultimately, every decision we make can be reduced to a single aspect, namely the interaction of millions of neurons within ...
  • New Roeterseiland health centre offers care for body and mind
    31 Aug 2021
    The UvA’s GP practice will be officially opening a new health centre on the Roeterseiland campus on 1 September. The centre will house branches of the UvA general practitioners office, Studentist dental practice, ...
  • Monique de Haan appointed professor of Empirical Microeconomics
    26 Aug 2021
    Dr Monique de Haan (1982) has been appointed professor of Empirical Microeconomics at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
  • New elective in Curaçao for EB bachelor's students
    4 Aug 2021
    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 ...
  • Miša Džoljić (photo: Kirsten van Santen)
    Miša Džoljić appointed professor of Healthcare Management
    29 Jul 2021
    Prof. Miša Džoljić has been appointed professor of Healthcare Management at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
  • 2 ABS scholars ranked in global top 5 creative industries research
    15 Jul 2021
    Professor Nachoem Wijnberg and Joris Ebbers (ABS, section Entrepreneurship and Innovation) respectively came in 4th and 5th place in a Journal of Business Research ranking. This in an international ranking of ...
  • The 2021 ADS Thesis Awards are now open for nominations
    13 Jul 2021
    Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) is seeking nominations for the ADS Thesis Awards 2021 for the academic year 2020-2021. Winners will receive a cash prize sponsored by the UvA Data Science Centre and ADS, and will present ...
  • Amsterdam council approves plan for University Quarter
    9 Jul 2021
    The Amsterdam municipal council has approved the UvA’s plans for the renovation of the University Quarter. Over the next ten years, the UvA will be restoring and preserving its monumental buildings on and around the ...
  • Cyber-attack evaluation: crisis organisation worked well
    7 Jul 2021
    In February, AUAS and UvA were hit by a serious cyber-attack. Both institutions successfully repelled the attack, and were able to declare the situation ‘under control’ on 10 March. In order to learn from this event, ...
  • Environmental Economics: mapping and overcoming obstacles to climate policy
    30 Jun 2021
    National and international climate policies are surrounded by huge uncertainties and numerous obstacles. What are these obstacles and how do you formulate suitable solutions for a world that is unequally affected by ...
  • What exactly does the editorial desk do?
    30 Jun 2021
    Economics and Business has quite a few departments and teams. We often know what our immediate colleagues are doing, but what about other people? This week we asked EB web editing team what their work looks like.
  • ILA Lifetime Achievement Award for Deanne den Hartog
    28 Jun 2021
    The International Leadership Association (ILA) recently announced that it will present Deanne Den Hartog a Lifetime Achievement Award when it convenes for its annual conference in October 2021.
  • The UvA Honorary Medallion
    UvA kicks off first Medallion Day with six awards
    25 Jun 2021
    The UvA has started a new tradition: the annual Medallion Day. On this day each year, the UvA will award Honorary Medallions to individuals who have made a special contribution to the university. At the first ...
  • Financial Times ranks ABS Master in International Finance 3rd worldwide
    21 Jun 2021
    The Amsterdam Business School’s Executive Master in International Finance (MIF) post-experience programme was ranked 3rd in the world by the Financial Times (FT) today.
  • UvA alumni develop automated platform for corporate finance
    17 Jun 2021
    Intrical AI, a startup founded by 3 UvA alumni, builds company profiles for corporate finance on the basis of AI. The product has now achieved the status of MVP (minimal viable product), with ABN AMRO as the ...
  • CeNDEF researcher co-authors winning research paper
    16 Jun 2021
    Professor Cars Hommes (Centre for Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics and Finance, CeNDEF) recently co-authored a paper that won the first prize in the ‘Complexity in Macroeconomics’ research paper competition.