TisEM - Jochem de Bresser

Research at Tilburg School of Economics and Management

At TiSEM fundamental top research  is conducted in every field of economics and business management, and the School strives to create optimal conditions for the research and investigation of important issues in these areas. The goal is to create an open atmosphere conducive to intellectual exchange.

Researchers are encouraged to follow their intellectual curiosity and PhD candidates in the CentER Graduate School play a crucial role. They not only dedicate themselves to learning the trade; they also stimulate faculty members to remain critical and alert.

TiSEM - Joost Driessen

Joost Driessen
Professor of Finance and Vice-Dean for Research

 “I want to make sure that we can keep our focus on high-level academic research , and see to it that we show the importance of our research to our stakeholders.”

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Research areas & themes

The research activities encompass the following research areas: AccountancyEconometrics & Operations ResearchEconomicsFinanceManagement (Organization & Strategy / Information & Supply Chain Management), MarketingPublic GovernanceTax Economics.

TiSEM stimulates thematic and inter-disciplinary research by hosting and partnering in interdisciplinary research centers and networks and faculty members are active in the editorial boards in their field. Explore the profiles of our research staff, their expertise and research in

Tilburg University Research Portal

Groups are also formed around themes that are formed around new interdisciplinary topics: Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Design Science, Environmental Economics, Industrial Organization, Labor Economics, Management of Networks, Pensions & Ageing, Supply Chains & Networks.

Rankings

TiSEM has a strong tradition of fundamental research in economics and business. Check out our rankings in the areas of Accounting & Finance, Business & Management and Economics & Econometrics.

#3
in Europe

in Business UT Dallas 2018

#5
in Europe

in Economics & Business US News Best Global University 2019

#6
in the World

in Business Administration Shanghai Global Ranking 2018

Awards

In recent years many TiSEM reseachers have received awards in recognition of their outstanding contribution to scientific research, for example Professor Aart de Zeeuw received the 2018 European Lifetime Achievement Award in Environmental Economics.

Awards 2019

Seminars & Discussion Papers

TiSEM has eight seminar series. Each year about 200 seminars and 30 informal workshops are organized. In addition, discussion papers are published.

Resources & facilities

Top research requires top research resources and facilities and TiSEM offers research support as well as grant application support. Facilities for data collection are offered for example through CentERdata where panel surveys can be conducted through a tele panel of some 2000 households in the Netherlands. In addition, at CentERlab data can be collected through experiments and licenses are available for data sets.