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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  • Smart Calling thanks to Data 09 Jan 2018News Smart Calling thanks to Data
    You’re in the middle of dinner, hard at work, just taking your kids to bed, or working up a sweat in the gym, and then your phone rings. It’s somebody calling you about your health insurance, an internet provider or energy supplier trying to get you to switch over to them. You’re thinking ‘Not now!’, and you try to end the conversation as quickly as possible. Recognize it? Tilburg University alumnus Olcay Yucekaya has come up with a solution.

  • Victor H. Gonzalez: The Psychological Effects of Poverty 06 Dec 2017News Victor H. Gonzalez: The Psychological Effects of Poverty
    PhD Defence, December 8

    What is the influence of psychological and social factors on the individual’s motivation to pursue economic outcomes? In his dissertation entitled On the Psychological Motives of Economic Performance, Victor H. Gonzalez studies how emotions and cognitive biases influence economic success and how social factors that are external to the individual, such as being in the state of poverty, affect this relationship.

  • Jonathan Malagón on Central banking in Latin America 04 Dec 2017News Jonathan Malagón on Central banking in Latin America
    External factors or monetary shocks are still the decisive factors of monetary policies in Latin America. ECB's Quantitative Easing policy is a strong example for this, argues Jonathan Malagón González, who held his PhD Defense on December 1st at Tilburg University.

  • Shanghai University of Finance and Economics celebrates its 100th year anniversary 01 Dec 2017News Shanghai University of Finance and Economics celebrates its 100th year anniversary
    On Saturday November 18th the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics in Shanghai, China, a partner university of Tilburg University, celebrated its 100th year anniversary. The date nearly coincided with the 90th year anniversary celebration on Thursday November 16th of Tilburg University. On behalf of Tilburg University Frans Greidanus, Advisor to the Executive Board, and Junwei Fu, Representative of Tilburg University in China, attended the Event. Speeches were held by several Government Officials and University representatives, including the Party Secretary, President, alumni and students. The event was attended by an audience of more than a thousand people and opened and concluded by songs from a large choir consisting of University alumni, students and staff.

  • The Economist: Netherlands fishmongers accuse herring-tasters of erring 24 Nov 2017Direct link The Economist: Netherlands fishmongers accuse herring-tasters of erring


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

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Uras, R.B.
Name dr. R.B. Uras
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics
Position Associate Professor
Room P 1.126
Phone +31 13 466 3650
E-mail r.b.uras@tilburguniversity.edu
Meijdam, A.C.
Name prof. dr. A.C. (Lex) Meijdam
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Dean's Office
Position Dean
Room T 718
Phone +31 13 466 2385
E-mail a.c.meijdam@tilburguniversity.edu
Smulders, J.A.
Name prof. dr. J.A. Smulders
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics
Position Full Professor
Room P 1.209
Phone +31 13 466 3653
E-mail j.a.smulders@tilburguniversity.edu
Soest, A.H.O. van
Name prof. dr. A.H.O. van Soest
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Econometrics and Operations Research
Position
Room P 3.215
Phone +31 13 466 2028
E-mail a.h.o.vansoest@tilburguniversity.edu

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