Press releases Tilburg University
'The New Common': Presentation book on social consequences of corona11th September 2020
The New Common' by 50 Tilburg scientists will be presented in Tilburg on September 19. What are the consequences of the corona crisis for society and how can we work together to deal with them? The book and the debate focus on these questions.
No increase in mental problems after the COVID-19 outbreak in the Netherlands, except among specific groups such as job seekers10th September 2020
The prevalence of Dutch adults with mild to severe anxiety and depression symptoms during COVID-19 outbreak in March 2020 was similar to the prevalence in November 2019 (about 17%). However, specific groups such as job seekers and students more often had anxiety and depression symptoms than employed adults.
No significant returns on sustainable investments in times of crisis10th September 2020
Sustainable investments are seen worldwide as a “vaccine” against poor stock performance in times of crisis. Research by Philip Joos and Jurian Hendrikse (Tilburg University) shows that this is not the case. Traditional measures such traditional yardsticks as liquidity and innovation-based assets are better indicators of crisis period stock price resilience.