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Researcher Arjen Schep on the relationship between tax law and sustainability
How will we wean the Netherlands off natural gas? One of the people involved in this task is Arjen Schep, employed at the Erasmus School of Law (ESL).
Wednesday 5 Dec 2018
'Even the Netherlands has important differences between the health of the poor and rich. We would like to decrease these differences.’
Sam Harper is epidemiologist and associate professor at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. For the next four years he will be working in part at Erasmus…
Monday 26 Nov 2018
Nina Glick-Schiller: 'There isn’t a city that I can think of that was not built by migration'
Prof. dr. Nina Glick-Schiller (University of Manchester) about migration and citymakers.
Tuesday 20 Nov 2018
Cornell Professor John Cawley: ‘One nice thing about risky behaviours is that they are universal.’
Professor John Cawley of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, will be a part-time Visiting Professor at Erasmus University Rotterdam for the next four years.
Tuesday 23 Oct 2018
Associate Professor Esther de Bekker-Grob: 'We need collaboration to be truly useful for society, not just enjoying ourselves doing research for the sake of research.’
Associate Professor Esther de Bekker-Grob believes that through multidisciplinary collaboration, Erasmus University Rotterdam can contribute to true innovation…
Thursday 18 Oct 2018
Hans van Leeuwen: 'We are currently looking at the human side of the medical digitalization and technologization.'
Professor Hans van Leeuwen is the dean of the Medical Faculty and one of the early contributors to Challenge Accepted. He explains the challenges his discipline…
Monday 8 Oct 2018
Professor Mathijs van Dijk: 'It is old fashioned to claim that economists cannot say anything about how the cake is divvied up.'
Mathijs van Dijk is endowed Professor of Business Administration at RSM, his research asks an interesting question: do upcoming stock markets contribute to more…
Tuesday 2 Oct 2018
Ethics programmes ineffective in nudging bank employees towards ethical behaviour
Ethics programmes to promote an ethical culture in banks are ineffective, Job Harms of Erasmus School of Economics and his colleagues discovered.
Thursday 14 Jun 2018
Professor Derk Loorbach on poverty in Rotterdam: ‘I plead for small-scaled sustainable transitions’
Derk Loorbach, director of DRIFT and Professor of Socioeconomic Transitions at the Faculty of Social Science, will tackle the issue poverty at the Rotterdam…
Thursday 31 May 2018
As soon as you leave the university, you can start giving back
Some university students start giving back to society during or right after their study. Minguel Baker is one of them.
Tuesday 29 May 2018
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