Research Economics and Management

With our research we focus on the themes of labor markets, aging, sustainability, innovation, market governance, banking, financial markets, entrepreneurship, marketing, and consumer behavior.

Research Economics and Management

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News research Economics and Management

  • Professor Dick den Hertog appointed Scientific Director of the Data Science Center Tilburg 01 Feb 2016Press release Professor Dick den Hertog appointed Scientific Director of the Data Science Center Tilburg
    PRESS RELEASE, 26 January 2016 – On 1 January 2016, Prof. Dick den Hertog was appointed Scientific Director of the Data Science Center Tilburg (DSC/t).

  • Anne- Kathrin Klesse on Preference Expression Modalities and Self-Control 25 Jan 2016Video Anne- Kathrin Klesse on Preference Expression Modalities and Self-Control
    Imagine you are in a restaurant and you can choose between a healthy fruit salad or a high-calorie chocolate mousse. If you order orally, chances are high that you will go for the high-calorie chocolate mousse. However, if you order a dish via button pressing, for instance, you are more likely to opt for the fruit salad. This is the outcome of research by Anne-Kathrin Klesse, Assistant Professor in Marketing at Tilburg University, Jonathan Levav (Stanford University), and Caroline Goukens (Maastricht University) that was recently published in the American Journal of Consumer Research.

  • UT Dallas Ranking: Tilburg best performing Dutch university for business research 22 Jan 2016News UT Dallas Ranking: Tilburg best performing Dutch university for business research
    The School of Economics and Management (TiSEM) of Tilburg University holds a high position in the UT Dallas Ranking 2011-2015: # 32.

  • Ordering food by iPad leads to healthier choice 19 Jan 2016Press release Ordering food by iPad leads to healthier choice
    PRESS RELEASE 19-1-2016 - Imagine you are in a restaurant and you can choose between a healthy fruit salad or a high-calorie chocolate mousse. If you order orally, chances are high that you will go for the high-calorie chocolate mousse. However, if you order a dish via button pressing, for instance, you are more likely to opt for the fruit salad.

  • Executive diversity: a powerful predictor of stock returns 18 Jan 2016News Executive diversity: a powerful predictor of stock returns
    A new paper from Tilburg University, ‘Diversity Investing’, provides more evidence supporting the case for diverse executive teams. Between 2002 and 2014, US firms whose management teams were more diverse, in terms of personal characteristics and experience, significantly outperformed less diverse peers in terms of risk-adjusted returns.


Research institutes


  • CentER for Research in Economics and Business
    Theme: Wetenschappelijk onderzoek in economie, econometrie, finance en accounting
  • FIT

    Fiscaal Instituut Tilburg
    Theme: Nederlandse en internationale belastingen
  • Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement
    Theme: Vergrijzing en pensioenen
  • Tilburg Law and Economics Center
    Theme: Governance of economic activity

Most viewed experts

Smulders, J.A.
Name prof. dr. J.A. Smulders
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics
Position Full Professor
Room K 402
Phone +31 13 466 3653
E-mail j.a.smulders@tilburguniversity.edu
Schütt, F.
Name dr. F. (Florian) Schütt
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics
Position Associate Professor
Room K 329
Phone +31 13 466 4033
E-mail f.schuett@tilburguniversity.edu
Lent, L.A.G.M. van
Name prof. dr. L.A.G.M. (Laurence) van Lent
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Accountancy
Position Full Professor
Room K 810
Phone +31 13 466 3403
E-mail l.a.g.m.vlent@tilburguniversity.edu
Hertog, D. den
Name prof.dr.ir. D. den Hertog
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Econometrics and Operations Research
Position Full Professor
Room K 539
Phone +31 13 466 2122
E-mail d.denhertog@tilburguniversity.edu

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