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Julia Schlegelmilch successfully defended her dissertation

02-19-21

On 9 February Julia Schlegelmilch successfully defended her dissertation titled "Where we work: Physical workplaces in a digital world".

Julia Mühlhaus successfully defended her thesis

02-12-21

On 2 February at 15:45 in an online session Julia Mühlhaus successfully defended her thesis titled "'Mapping' the broader social and geographic space and its interplay with individual careers and work identities".

Brian Doornenbal successfully defended his thesis

01-11-21

On January 7 at 13:45 in an online session Brian Doornenbal successfully defended his dissertation titled "The impact of status hierarchy on individual behavior and team processes".

Call for Nominations: ABRI Excellence in Business Studies Awards 2020

12-18-20

The Amsterdam Business Research Institute is soliciting nominations for the 2020 ABRI Excellence in Business Studies Awards in the following categories:

Ella Hafermalz wins SBE Junior Education Award

12-18-20

We are proud to announce the winners of the School of Business and Economics’ Educational Awards 2020.

Lara Tcholakian successfully defended her thesis

12-18-20

On 15 December Lara Tcholakian defended her dissertation titled "On becoming historically conscious leaders: Exploring the underlying effects of transgenerational transmission of collective traumas".

5 PhD Positions at ABRI

11-26-20

ABRI offers 5 Fulltime PhD positions in Business and Management.

Agota Szabo wins HHS “PromovendiPrijs” for her PhD dissertation

11-19-20

Last week, Agota Szabo has won the “PromovendiPrijs” of The Hague University of Applied Sciences on the adoption of governance practices in hospitals: The role of directors’ multi-level frames in the governance decision-making process in the boardroom. This prize is awarded each year to 3 researchers, whose PhD research contributes both to the academic and applied research goals of the School.

Chun Yang successfully defended his dissertation

10-30-20

On October 27, at 15:45 in an online session Chun Yang defended his dissertation titled "Firm survival and innovation in emerging markets: The case of China".

Judith Plomp successfully defended her dissertation

10-30-20

On October 27, at 11:45 in an online session Judith Plomp defended her dissertation titled "Job crafting across employment arrangements. Proactivity on the interface of work and careers".

Management Consulting listed as top programme.

10-30-20

In an article about the best master programmes in management consulting EDUopinions has listed the Management Consulting program of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, next to the programs of other top business schools.

Mirella Kleijnen table guest at the KSF Annual Congress

10-30-20

On November 5, the Klanten Service Federatie (KSF) ‘Customer Service Federation’ is organizing its annual conference, this time in the form of an online interactive talk show where everyone can connect digitally (free of charge). Themes that come up:

Inge Oskam successfully defended her dissertation

10-20-20

On October 16, at 9:45 in the Aula Inge Oskam successfully defended her dissertation titled "Shaping sustainable business models: Stakeholder collaboration for sustainable value creation".

Marilieke Engbers successfully defended her dissertation

10-16-20

On 14 October at 11:45 in the Aula Marilieke Engbers defended her dissertation titled "How the unsaid shapes decision-making in boards: A reflexive exploration of paradigms in the boardroom".

How overconfidence helps win elections

10-14-20

The United States has passed 8 million Covid-19 cases, but President Trump still continues to express confidence in the country’s ability to recover.