PhD defence of Niels Rietveld on Thursday 2 October 2014

Promotie Niels Rietveld op donderdag 2 oktober 2014

On Thursday 2 October 2014 Niels Rietveld will defend his PhD thesis entitled 'Essays on the Intersection of Economics and Biology. Supervisor is Professor Roy Thurik (Erasmus School of Economics) and co-supervisors are Professor Patrick Groenen (Erasmus School of Economics), Professor Philipp Koellinger (University of Amsterdam) and Professor Albert Hofman (University of Amsterdam). Other members of the Doctoral Committee are Professor Han Bleichrodt, Professor Dinand Webbink (both Erasmus School of Economics) and Professor Henning Tiemeier (Erasmus MC).

Time and location

The PhD defence will take place in the Senate Hall of Erasmus University Rotterdam (Campus Woudestein) and will start at 13.30 hrs.

More information

Rietveld's PhD research project is conducted within the Erasmus Doctoral Programme organized by Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), the joint research institute of Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) and Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) of the Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR).

For more information about this ceremony, please contact Ronald de Groot, Communication Officer of the Erasmus School of Economics phone +31 10 408 1762 or by e-mail: