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

  • Rural Spark Finalist Unilever Innovation Prize 2016 30 Nov 2016News Rural Spark Finalist Unilever Innovation Prize 2016
    Rural Spark is one of the three contenders for the Unilever Innovation Prize 2016. The Tilburg Center of Entrepreneurship at Tilburg University, the alma mater of Rural Spark founder Harmen van Heist, nominated the company for the prize.

  • JAMwerkt.nl runner-up Student Startup Award Brabant 2016 29 Nov 2016News JAMwerkt.nl runner-up Student Startup Award Brabant 2016
    JAMwerkt.nl, the online job platform for young people founded by Tilburg University alumnus Ruud Schippers, reached second place in the final of the Student Startup Award Brabant. He was only just defeated by Eventix, the company founded by TU/e-students Joost Aanen and Chris de Jong, which won the Student Startup Award Brabant 2016.

  • ACM-endowed chair on innovation and competition at Tilburg University 24 Nov 2016News ACM-endowed chair on innovation and competition at Tilburg University
    24 November 2016 - From November 1, 2016, ACM (Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets) funds the endowed chair of Innovation and Competition at Tilburg University. The incumbent is econometrist Professor Erik Brouwer.

  • Excellent Teacher Awards for entrepreneurship lecturers 24 Nov 2016News Excellent Teacher Awards for entrepreneurship lecturers
    The Tilburg Center of Entrepreneurship (TCE) is proud to announce that two lecturers from TCE’s Master’s track in Entrepreneurship have been selected as winners for this year’s Tilburg School of Economics and Management (TiSEM) Excellent Teacher Awards. Dr. James Small, scientific director of TCE, will receive the award for his course on Sustainable Entrepreneurship. Dr. Jean-Malik Dumas will receive the award for his course on Strategy Implementation.

  • Van Ewijk one of the winners of ISMS Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Competition 2016 22 Nov 2016News Van Ewijk one of the winners of ISMS Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Competition 2016
    Bernadette van Ewijk is awarded the Sheth Foundation ISMS Doctoral Dissertation Award for Emerging Markets Research for her PhD proposal: "Purchase Behavior of Consumers in Emerging Markets.” Advisors: Els Gijsbrechts and Jan-Benedict E.M. Steenkamp


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

Renneboog, L.D.R.
Name prof. dr. L.D.R. Renneboog
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Finance
Position Full Professor
Room K 908
Phone +31 13 466 8210
E-mail luc.renneboog@tilburguniversity.edu
He, Z.
Name dr. Z. He
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Management
Position Associate Professor
Room K 1128
Phone +31 13 466 8216
E-mail z.l.he@tilburguniversity.edu
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
Argenton, C.
Name dr. C. Argenton
Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Department of Economics
Position Associate Professor
Room K 312
Phone +31 13 466 3216
E-mail c.argenton@tilburguniversity.edu

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