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  • Tilburg Law School to invest € 2.5 million in innovative PhD research 26 Sep 2016Press release Tilburg Law School to invest € 2.5 million in innovative PhD research
    PRESS RELEAE 26 September 2016 - Tilburg Law School has appointed thirteen young researchers who, between September 2016 and February 2017, will start with innovative PhD research, for instance, into the role of the law in the use of Big Bata. The investment involved amounts to approximately € 2.5 million.

  • The Next Mobility Hack 23 Sep 2016News The Next Mobility Hack
    On October 14 and 15, students and professionals will meet in Eindhoven for Brabant’s first big mobility Hackathon.

  • Assessement of the EU Takeover Bids Directive published 22 Sep 2016News Assessement of the EU Takeover Bids Directive published
    The book 'Takeovers with or without worker voice', edited by Jan Cremers (Tilburg UNiversity) and Sigurt Vitols, presents the results of a study of workers' rights during company takeover situations in Europe.

  • Prof. Jan van Dijk to receive 2016 ESC European Criminology Award for lifetime contribution 19 Sep 2016News Prof. Jan van Dijk to receive 2016 ESC European Criminology Award for lifetime contribution
    The European Society of Criminology has decided to award prof. dr. Jan van Dijk (INTERVICT/ Tilburg University) the 2016 ESC European Criminology Award in recognition of his lifetime contribution to European criminology.

  • Data Science for Humanitarian Innovation 14 Sep 2016News Data Science for Humanitarian Innovation
    As per September 1, 2016, Prof. dr. Conny Rijken (TLS) and Prof. dr. ir. Hein Fleuren (TiSEM) have been appointed as directors for the new research program Data Science for Humanitarian Innovation of Data Science Center Tilburg (DSC/t).



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Anne Meuwese: Alternative checks on government

Jesse Reynolds: Climate Engineering

Arie Trouwborst: Protection big predators

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