Start of Holland Scholarship Erasmus University

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

A Holland Scholarship is now available to students of Erasmus University Rotterdam who wish to study abroad or foreign students who want to come to Rotterdam. A total of 83 scholarships are available at the university. 

Inge Hutter new Rector ISS

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

The Executive Board of Erasmus University Rotterdam has appointed professor Inge Hutter to the post of Rector of the International Institute of Social Sciences (ISS) in The Hague. Professor Hutter is currently dean of the Faculty of Spatial Science and professor of Demography at the University of Groningen. She is the successor of professor Leo de Haan, who delivers his valedictory lecture on Thursday 18 June 2015. 

Time is money – when goals conflict

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

It’s possible to have conflicting goals such as wanting to be sustainable, but taking the car to work to get there more quickly and be more productive – this is how pursuing one goal can interfere with others. New research by Ioannis Evangelidis of Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and co-authors Jordan Etkin (Duke University) and Jennifer Aaker (Stanford University), shows interfering goals make customers feel time-constraint. Therefore, they appreciate time-saving products and services more – and are more willing to spend money to save time.