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Results: 41 - 60 of 111
Results: 41 - 60 of 111
  • Natalie Speet
    Specific limits on deducting companies’ interest expenses works better
    23 Feb 2018
    International companies are in a position to turn rules on deduction of interest expenses into a means to avoid paying taxes. Authorities use a range of instruments to fight this type of tax avoidance. Natalie Speet, ...
  • Michel Vellekoop
    Data Science helps insurance company to manage risks
    23 Feb 2018
    Insurers like to know the risk they are exposed to. The Amsterdam School of Data Science and insurance company Vivat use big data analytics to calculate these risks. Professor Michel Vellekoop is interested in the ...
  • Florian Siegers recieves the Joop Hartog Prize
    Two candidates win 2017 Joop Hartog Thesis Award
    23 Jan 2018
    For the first time, the Joop Hartog Thesis Award has been awarded to two winners. Both winners of the 2017 edition are former Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) PhD students. The jury decided that both candidates, ...
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    European Fiscal Board presents its first Annual Report
    22 Nov 2017
    The Report was presented to the College of Commissioners of the European Commission on 14 November and is scheduled for presentation to the EU Ministers of Economics and Finance and the ECON Committee of the European ...
  • Martijn Droes
    Econometric test breaks down exorbitant price development in Amsterdam housing market
    18 Oct 2017
    House prices in Amsterdam rose 46% between March 2015 and 2017, research by UvA economist Martijn Dröes and others shows. A new analysis tool gives insight into the different constituents of this price development. ...
  • Business Economics
    The academic world needs to bridge the gap between fundamental research and society
    18 Oct 2017
    UvA Professor Maarten Pieter Schinkel advocates in-depth and socially relevant economic research but expresses concerns that universities provide less and less room for it. His own research is putting the banking ...
  • Joël van der Weele
    Behavioural economist to use grant for further research into selective attention and economic decisions
    17 Oct 2017
    Behavioural economist Joël van der Weele tries to unravel the interplay between psychological stimuli and economic decision-making. Having obtained a Vidi research grant, he will now zoom in on the role of 'wilful ...
  • Cars Hommes
    Cars Hommes receives Wim Duisenberg Research Fellowship
    28 Aug 2017
    Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) professor Cars Hommes (Quantitative Economics Section) has received the Wim Duisenberg Research Fellowship from the European Central Bank (ECB).
  • ACRM research Laeven
    Roger Laeven editor of Insurance: Mathematics and Economics
    22 Aug 2017
    Roger Laeven has been appointed as Editor of the academic journal 'Insurance: Mathematics and Economics'.
  • Best Paper award for CeNDEF researcher
    21 Jul 2017
    Gregor Boehl, a researcher with the University of Amsterdam’s Center for Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics and Finance (CeNDEF), recently won the Society of Computational Economics (SCE) Student Prize.
  • David Smerdon
    David Smerdon: ‘Theoretical models can help create interesting policy suggestions’
    28 Jun 2017
    David Smerdon had a clear goal when he swapped the Australian Treasury for the UvA: improve his knowledge of economics to do a better job in public policy. Mission more than accomplished. His thesis on the ...
  • Rutger Teulings
    Brexit hits the Netherlands relatively hard
    28 Jun 2017
    Leaving the European Union will mostly hurt the British themselves is the general belief. However, Brexit’s impact on Europe differs from one EU country to another, and the Netherlands loses an important trading ...
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    CBS report based on Amsterdam School of Economics doctoral research
    15 Jun 2017
    A report on the growth of online purchasing published by Statistics Netherlands (CBS) on 23 May is based on research conducted by Quinten Meertens, a doctoral candidate at the Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) and ...
  • KNAW grant for Summer School in China
    5 Apr 2017
    The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) has awarded Sander Onderstal and Arthur Schram of the Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) a grant within the framework of the China Exchange Programme (CEP).
  • ASE successful at the 2017 International Job Market
    21 Feb 2017
    The Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) succeeded in filling two vacancies for tenure track positions during the 2017 International Job Market.
  • Boele Bonthuis
    Unemployment has long-term effects on retirement income, research finds
    17 Feb 2017
    The credit crisis of 2008 will be felt for years to come. Workers who lost their jobs during the crisis especially will feel the pain throughout their retired life. Younger workers are the hardest hit category, ...
  • Hessel Oosterbeek
    Introducing strategy-proof secondary school choice in Amsterdam
    17 Feb 2017
    Scholars were asked to devise a new system for assigning first-year students to secondary schools in Amsterdam. Hessel Oosterbeek, a professor at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), was one of the project’s collaborators.
  • Roel Beetsma
    A strong euro area needs reforms
    17 Feb 2017
    Europe is working towards better coordination of the fiscal policies of its member states. The European Fiscal Board (EFB) is going to advise the European Commission on fiscal matters to help the Commission achieve ...
  • ACRM research Laeven
    Roger Laeven Receives Research Grant from the Dutch Association of Insurers
    15 Feb 2017
    The Dutch Association of Insurers has awarded a sponsorship to Prof. Roger J. A. Laeven to support research related to Risk and Regulation.
  • Photo from Klaas Knot - president of the Nederlandsche Bank
    Klaas Knot gives guest lecture
    8 Feb 2017
    On 30 January Prof. Klaas Knot, President of the Nederlandsche Bank and professor or Monetary Stability at the UvA, gave a guest lecture to third-year students of Economics. The lecture was part of the Monetary and ...