News and events of Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Eijffinger: does populism threaten the independence of the ECB?19th June 2019
This week, the annual ECB Forum was held in Sintra, Portugal, with all the leaders of the international banking world. Among them was Tilburg's professor of Financial Economics, Sylvester Eijffinger. Eijffinger asked the panel, including Mario Draghi, President of the ECB, whether the rise of populism in Europe poses a threat to the independence of the European Central Bank (ECB).
New paper Johan van Leeuwaarden accepted in Mathematics of Operations Research17th June 2019
Johan van Leeuwaarden (Department of Econometrics and OR) together with Gianmarco Bet and Remco van der Hofstad (Eindhoven University of Technology) had a paper accepted in Mathematics of Operations Research.
New paper Dick den Hertog accepted in INFORMS17th June 2019
Dick den Hertog (Department Econometrics and OR) and Ernst Roos (2nd year CentER PhD student) had a paper accepted in INFORMS Journal on Computing.
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.