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Results: 101 - 108 of 108
Results: 101 - 108 of 108
  • 8 Jan 2014
    C. Hommes Distinguished Lorentz Fellow at NIAS

    Mathematical economist, Cars Hommes, Professor of Economic Dynamics at the University of Amsterdam, wins the sixth Distinguished Lorentz Prize.

  • 15 Nov 2013
    A scientist in the role of mortgage watchdog

    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 ...

  • 5 Nov 2013
    Download CenDEF@15 brochure

    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.

  • 11 Sep 2013
    Do’s and don’ts of 50 years of budget policy in the Netherlands

    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 ...

  • 21 Jun 2013
    On Zombie Banks and Recessions after Systemic Banking Crises: It Does Matter How Governments Intervene

    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.

  • 6 Feb 2013
    Joop Hartog Dissertation Prize

    On January 17, 2013, the Joop Hartog Dissertation Prize was awarded to Petr Sedláček for his thesis “Macroeconomic implications of labor market frictions”, written under the supervision of professor Wouter den Haan. ...

  • 27 Nov 2012
    Research grant for Amsterdam Centre for Insurance Studies

    The European claims specialist Van Ameyde Group will provide a € 150,000 grant for doctoral research in 'Economic and Statistical Aspects of Insurance Fraud'.

  • 17 Aug 2012
    UvA researchers confirm teaching entrepreneurial skills in primary school is useful

    Primary school is a fertile ground for developing entrepreneurial skills. The curriculum of The BizWorld Foundation, a national non-profit organisation dedicated to teaching entrepreneurship, business and finance to ...