News and Events


Kate Raworth
11 July 2018
This year’s Social Entrepreneurship Festival connected new ways of economic thinking to new innovative business models aimed at social and environmental goals.
10 July 2018
Professor Global Economic Challenges wants to improve, among other things, the quality of pre-school education for pre-schoolers from poor families.
4 July 2018
The gap between the poor and the rich threatens to become unbridgeable. What does this mean for our chances and our children's chances?
Thomas Schillemans
3 July 2018
Thomas Schillemans appointed Professor in Accountability, Behaviour and Governance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
Raad van Europa
2 July 2018
The appointment is for a term of three years, starting 1 July 2018. The work closely relates to his current research on civil society under pressure.


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Student met vlag van Universiteit Utrecht
30 August 2018 10:30 - 11:15
This thesis steps away from the idea that the consumer is the sole perpetrator of the obesity epidemic.
31 August 2018 12:45 - 13:45
Cong-rui Qiao (LLM, Law Department) provides an interdisciplinary insight into institutional resolutions of mass actions in post-reform China (1980s to 2015).
Potlood balanceert op een vinger.
3 September 2018 16:00 - 17:15
The annual celebration of the start of the 2018–2019 academic year of Utrecht University will take place at 3 September 2018 at the Dom church.
Maarten Goos
4 September 2018 16:15 - 17:15
Maarten Goos, gives his inaugural address as professor of Economics and Institutions at Utrecht University.
Coen Teulings
14 September 2018 15:00 - 18:00
The financial crisis has changed our world view forever. Professor Coen Teulings, together with experts, will give a sharp analysis.