News and events of Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Financial Times Ranking; Master in International Management ranked 3rd worldwide in terms of value for money05th November 2019
The Master in International Management is ranked 3rd worldwide in terms of value for money, according to Financial Times. Additional, we rank 9th worldwide in terms of career progress. These results contribute to a 57th position worldwide, compared to 89th in 2017.
Better alignment of pension, mortgage and home-ownership gives consumers more financial flexibility03rd October 2019
Homeowners can see their pension income grow by as much as 25% if they can use the capital that is now set in stone earlier. However, the possibilities for making such financial choices are still limited and, moreover, unknown. The opportunities and risks of different loan and sale structures are complex and difficult for consumers to oversee. These are the findings of Tilburg University researchers Dirk Brounen and Eduard Ponds, together with Niels Kortleve (PGGM pension fund) in a Netspar studie.
Invitation/Call for papers: Netspar International Pension Workshop03rd September 2019
From January 22-24, 2020, Netspar organizes the annual International Pension Workshop in Leiden. The goal of this three day conference is to present and stimulate innovative scientific research on the subject of aging and retirement. Researchers are invited to submit their contribution in all areas of the Netspar Research Program. Deadline for submission is November 1, 2019.
10:00 - 11:00
PhD Defense C.E. Sandoval Moreno
Three essays on poverty measurement and risk protection
13:30 - 15:30
PhD Defense A. Martinovici
Revealing Attention - How Eye Movements Predict Brand Choice and Moment of Choice
10:00 - 11:00
PhD Defense H.W.H. de Groot
Core strength or Achilles’ heel: Organizational competencies and the performance of R&D collaborations
TiSEM hosts an average of 30-35 visiting researchers annually for periods ranging from a week to several months, as well as more than 200 seminars and informal workshops per year.
Various seminars are held each week, providing frequent opportunities for visiting researchers, PhD students and faculty members to discuss current research and ongoing projects.