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Decision-making about genetically modified crops deadlocked due to lack of political decisiveness
De besluitvorming over gg-gewassen verkeert in een impasse, ziet promovendus Ruth Mampuy. Betrokkenen blijven zich verschuilen achter een gebrek aan maatschappelijke en wetenschappelijke consensus.
Wednesday 27 Jan 2021
Can nudging prevent tax avoidance?
Marieke Buijs is the very first winner of the new Hermes Kring London Thesis Prize. Her master's thesis “Nudging in tax law: A push in the right direction?”…
Tuesday 24 Nov 2020
Researchers use lesson series to study resilience among 700 primary school pupils
What is it that makes one child more resilient than the other? This is being researched by Dr Brian Godor and Dr Ruth Van der Hallen in a unique citizen science project.
Wednesday 18 Nov 2020
Nine EUR researchers receive Vidi grant of 800,000 euros
Nine researchers from Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus MC each receive a Vidi grant of 800,000 euros from the Dutch Research Council.
Wednesday 4 Nov 2020
Prof. Jane Dutton honoured for injecting humanity into management research
Professor Jane Dutton has been elected by Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) to receive an honorary doctorate from Erasmus University…
Thursday 29 Oct 2020
DIY mega cities in West Africa
Africa's cities are growing very rapidly. What does this mean for the residents of all these new districts? How do they get access to basic amenities like tap…
Wednesday 7 Oct 2020
“How we can assess, value and enhance our societal impact?”
Prof.dr. Arwin van Buuren gaat, in een vierjarig project, uitzoeken hoe de EUR haar maatschappelijke impact kan vaststellen, evalueren en versterken.
Friday 25 Sep 2020
EUR, Erasmus MC and TU Delft work together towards a resilient Rotterdam region
Double interview with Professor and Dean Victor Bekkers (EUR) and Professor Marcel Hertogh (TU Delft) about the new Resilient Delta Initiative.
Friday 26 Jun 2020
Sandra van Thiel appointed as professor of Public Management
Prof. dr. Sandra van Thiel has been appointed as professor of Public Management. The Chair is part of the Department of Public Administration and Sociology (DPAS) at the ESSB.
Friday 24 Apr 2020
Aggressive behaviour encountered by emergency responders is correlated to their own personality traits
Lisa van Reemst’s PhD thesis shows that some emergency responders are more likely to attract aggressive behaviour due to certain psychological traits.
Monday 2 Mar 2020
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