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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  • Frans de Ruiter wins "2017 INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize" 17 Nov 2017News Frans de Ruiter wins "2017 INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize"
    PhD student Frans de Ruiter has won the prestigious “2017 INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize” for his paper “Duality in Two-Stage Adaptive Linear Optimization: Faster Computation and Stronger Bounds”, co-authored with Dimitris Bertimas (MIT).

  • Stefan ten Eikelder: a double winner Operations Research student 17 Nov 2017News Stefan ten Eikelder: a double winner Operations Research student
    Stefan ten Eikelder was already in the spotlight for his Master thesis at the 2017 Education Bazaar where he won TiU Best Master Thesis prize. But the recognition for his Master thesis work extends beyond Tilburg University. In November Stefan won the prestigious Philips Data Science in Healthcare prize awarded by Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen (Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities).

  • Elisabeth Kempf wins KVS medal for best PhD thesis in economics 09 Nov 2017News Elisabeth Kempf wins KVS medal for best PhD thesis in economics
    Dr. Elisabeth Kempf has won the KVS medal for the best PhD thesis in economics in the period 2014-2017. The prize was awarded by the Royal Netherlands Economic Association (KVS) for her thesis Essays in corporate finance and financial intermediation, with which she earned her PhD from Tilburg University in June 2016. Her PhD supervisor was Professor Olivier Spalt. Earlier this year, she also won the J.C. Ruigrok Award 2017.

  • Why disseminating new ideas often fails 02 Nov 2017Press release Why disseminating new ideas often fails
    PRESS RELEASE 2 November 2017 - When are creative ideas both new and useful? We normally only get to see the success stories, which makes it difficult to conclude if new ideas do indeed tend to be more useful than ideas that are only marginally original. Recent research shows that it is social factors rather than usefulness that decide if new ideas are successful or not.

  • Stephan Hollander appointed Professor of Financial Accounting 30 Oct 2017Press release Stephan Hollander appointed Professor of Financial Accounting
    PRESS RELEASE 30. October 2017 - Dr. S. Hollander (1974) was appointed Professor of Financial Accounting on October 1 at the Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM) of Tilburg University.


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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Einmahl, J.H.J.
Name prof. dr. J.H.J. Einmahl
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Econometrics and Operations Research
Position Full Professor
Room P 3.210
Phone +31 13 466 8208
E-mail j.h.j.einmahl@tilburguniversity.edu
Cizek, P.
Name dr. P. Cizek
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Econometrics and Operations Research
Position Universitair hoofddocent
Room P 3.226
Phone +31 13 466 8723
E-mail p.cizek@tilburguniversity.edu
Smulders, J.A.
Name prof. dr. J.A. (Sjak) 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
Boldea, O.
Name dr. O. Boldea
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Econometrics and Operations Research
Position Associate Professor
Room P 3.213
Phone +31 13 466 3219
E-mail o.boldea@tilburguniversity.edu

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