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?
3 July 2018
Thomas Schillemans appointed Professor in Accountability, Behaviour and Governance at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance.
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.
26 June 2018
Prof Dr Beatrice de Graaf wrote in her column about a challenging research project that she is developing: terrorism classes for children.
22 June 2018
The European Commission published the results of Bas van Bavel's ERC project on Western European societies coping with rural hazards and disasters (1300-1800).
21 June 2018
Femke van Esch and Hans Vollaard are still optimistic about the future of Europe.
19 June 2018
Praise from Brussels for the FIRES research project on stimulating a more entrepreneurial society, led by Utrecht University.
15 June 2018
The Stevin Prize of 2.5 million euros is an individual award intended to foster knowledge transfer and serve as a token of appreciation in this regard.
30 May 2018
The Vidi is awarded for Tummers research proposal 'Lazy Bureaucrats- Studying stereotypes of civil servants and its effects across countries'.
29 May 2018
Oscar Gelderblom receives prestigious prize for best article in Journal of Law, Economics and Organization
JLEO is a prestigious journal in the field of Law and Economics.
15 May 2018
Linda Senden, Belle Derks, Rosemarie Buikema and Maarten Goos will share their knowledge with policy makers in OECD engagement groups.
14 May 2018
Professor of Economics Maarten Goos chairs EU expert group on the impact of digitisation on the labour market
Scientific research has looked into some aspects of digital innovation on work, but many questions remain, says professor Goos.
2 May 2018
Erik Stam, Professor of Strategy, Organization & Entrepreneurship, is appointed Head of the Utrecht University School of Economics, starting 1 September 2018.
2 May 2018
Akerboom participates in the young electricity table, which will provide advice to the electricity section at the Climate and Energy Agreement.
27 April 2018
Researcher and Future of Work Hub ‘impact-manager’ Thomas Martens and Professor Tanja van der Lippe win ERC Proof of Concept-grand.
11 April 2018
The grant allows the group to establish a pan-European research consortium around the dynamics of crowdfunding.
6 April 2018
ERC Advanced Grant for Ann Rigney, professor of Comparative Literature at Utrecht University.
6 April 2018
Prof Frank Biermann from Utrecht University has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant for his research into the Sustainable Development Goals.