Research Economics and Management
With our research we focus on the themes of labor markets, aging, sustainability, innovation, market governance, banking, financial markets, entrepreneurship, marketing, and consumer behavior.
The School's academic staff is grouped into departments. Additionally, the School stimulates also thematic and inter-disciplinary research by hosting and partnering in interdisciplinary research centers and networks.
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First-Ever SDG Index and Dashboards Report for European Cities
Recently, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), which co-produces the Sustainable Development Report (formerly SDG Index and Dashboards), in partnership with the Brabant Center for Sustainable Development (Telos, Tilburg University), released the first-ever SDG Index and Dashboards Report for European Cities.
Ties de Kok - cum laude dissertation on information processing of narrative disclosures
On May 20, 2019, Ties de Kok obtained his PhD degree degree with the cum laude qualification for his dissertation on reporting and information processing (TiSEM, supervisors Philip Joos and Jan Bouwens).
Eijffinger: does populism threaten the independence of the ECB?
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).
Joost DriessenProfessor of Finance and Vice-Dean for Research
“I want to make sure that we can keep our focus on high-level academic research”
Dr. Arjen van LinAssistent Professor Department Marketing
“I want to understand retailers’ decisions and how they impact consumer behavior.”
16:00 - 17:00
PhD Defense N.M. Sarmiento Paipilla
Essays on Banking, Financial Intermediation and Financial Markets
13:30 - 14:30
PhD Defense B. Gans
Stabilisation operations as complex systems order and chaos in the interoperability continuum
16:00 - 17:00
PhD Defense S. Chen
Marriage, Minorities, and Mass Movements