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29 Jul 2015NewsDekimpe Outstanding Reviewer
Prof.dr. Marnik Dekimpe received the 2015 Outstanding Reviewer Award for his exceptional contributions to the Journal of Marketing.
20 Jul 2015Press release'CEOs gamble with shareholder's money'
CEOs of conglomerates are trusting heavily on their 'gut feeling' when it comes to investment decisions. A new study finds that by doing so, they are destroying shareholder value. At the cost of more rational options, CEOs are attracted to investments characterized by a small chance to win a big prize (‘long shots’).
17 Jul 2015NewsVeni grants NWO for three promising researchers
Three promising young reseachers of Tilburg University have been awarded a Veni grant by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The grant consists of a maximum of 250,000 euro and will enable them to conduct innovative research for three years.
14 Jul 2015NewsGreece Debt Crisis, Comments from Tilburg University
For weeks, Greece has been dominating the news. Tilburg University economics experts have been contributing to the public debate a lot – see the links below (in Dutch). And how are our Greek students experiencing this crisis? We asked three of them:
Kleijnen, Jack P.C., & Regt, H.C.D.G. de (2015). Hoe goed kunnen we de toekomst voorspellen?: De toekomst bestaat (nog) niet. Mijn toekomst - Hoe ziet deze eruit? (pp. 4-15). Tilburg: Uitgeverij Zwijsen.