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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 1045
Results: 1 - 20 of 1045
  • 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.
  • Interview with UvA EB Lecturer of the Year 2021
    15 Jun 2021
    Associate Professor of Artificial Intelligence for Business Stevan Rudinac was recently chosen UvA EB's Lecturer of the Year. He shares his thoughts on winning the award and what motivates him as a lecturer.
  • Jeroen van de Ven (foto: Kirsten van Santen)
    Jeroen van de Ven appointed professor of Information, Communication, and Strategic Interaction
    9 Jun 2021
    Dr Jeroen van de Ven (1975) has been appointed professor of Information, Communication, and Strategic Interaction at the University of Amsterdam's (UvA) Faculty of Economics and Business.
  • UvA ranked number one Dutch university in QS World University Rankings
    9 Jun 2021
    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) has climbed six spots in this year’s QS World University Rankings, and is now 55th in the world. This places the UvA as the top Dutch university on the list and within the top 5% ...
  • UvA Hybrid Learning Theatre wins international award and gets sequel
    8 Jun 2021
    The Economics and Business (EB) Hybrid Learning Theatre at the UvA has received an international award from the European University Information Systems organisation (EUNIS). EUNIS chose the project as the overall ...
  • Alfred Zerres new programme director of EP short programmes
    2 Jun 2021
    Alfred Zerres was recently appointed as the new programme director of the EP short programmes offered at Amsterdam Business School. What are his plans for these programmes and for establishing contacts in the ...
  • Thomas Buser appointed professor of Behavioural Applied Microeconomics
    26 May 2021
    Dr Thomas Buser (b. 1980) has been appointed professor of Behavioural Applied Microeconomics at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Amsterdam (UvA).
  • What does the Recruitment team do at UvA EB?
    26 May 2021
    There are quite a few sections and departments at Economics and Business. While we usually know what our direct colleagues do, what kind of work are the other teams doing? We asked our Recruitment colleagues about ...
  • What does the Admissions Office do at UvA EB?
    19 May 2021
    There are quite a few sections and departments at Economics and Business. While we usually know what our direct colleagues do, what kind of work are the other teams doing? We asked Rein Jonkman of the Admissions team.
  • Enrico Perotti receives NWO grant
    18 May 2021
    Professor of International Finance Enrico Perotti (Amsterdam Business School Finance Section) was recently awarded a major NWO Open Competition grant (€ 750,000 over five years) for a big-picture study of structural ...
  • DSC grants funding to ABS for Data-Driven Research
    18 May 2021
    The UvA’s DSC (Data Science Centre) has awarded funding through its Accelerate Programme for a new data scientist to join the Operations Management group of the Amsterdam Business School (ABS). The data scientist ...
  • Why do we make the decisions we make?
    11 May 2021
    In the fields of economics and business, decision-making is key. How do consumers choose which item to purchase or which business to patronise? How do those working in the financial markets decide whether they think ...
  • Deanne den Hartog selected as member of KNAW
    28 Apr 2021
    Amsterdam Business School professor Deanne den Hartog was among the 23 new members selected by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW). Academy members are prominent scholars from all disciplines ...
  • Royal honour for ABS professor Anwar Osseyran
    28 Apr 2021
    Professor Anwar Osseyran has been named Officer in the Order of Orange-Nassau. Osseyran was conferred this royal honour for his efforts in the field of ICT for education and research and his contrbutions in his role ...
  • What does the ABS secretariat do at UvA EB?
    21 Apr 2021
    There are quite a few sections and departments at Economics and Business. While we usually know what our direct colleagues do, what kind of work are the other teams doing? This week we asked the ABS secretariat.
  • Deep learning networks study images of Amsterdam’s streets to improve quality of life
    21 Apr 2021
    A partnership of 9 cities and three universities resulted in an initiative that uses geographic information about existing city objects to develop a data set with panoramic images of Amsterdam. This may sound ...
  • WFP team with Dick den Hertog wins Franz Edelman award
    14 Apr 2021
    The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) was named the winner of the 2021 Franz Edelman Award on 13 April. This prestigious award recognises analytics and operations research work that has a meaningful global ...
  • What does the internal communications team do at UvA EB?
    14 Apr 2021
    There are quite a few sections and departments at Economics and Business. While we usually know what our direct colleagues do, what kind of work are the other teams doing? This week we asked Sanne Landhuis, Carl de ...
  • Lund University wins 2021 Econometric Game
    13 Apr 2021
    The team from Sweden’s Lund University has won the ‘world championship’ in Econometrics held last week on 8 and 9 April. The competition was organised by the VSAE study association for EB students of actuarial ...