Annemarie Nelen recently earned a PhD from Maastricht University for her dissertation on part-time employment. One of her findings: toddlers with working mothers perform better in school. “I want my research to be relevant and understandable. It’s rewarding when people outside the academic field are genuinely interested in the results.”…
Video: Ruud Gerards about his dissertation ‘Unemployment and employability: How firms can help’, which he defended on 10 May. 


Who becomes rich from Private Equity Funds?

In Money ,
Written by Thursday, 23 February 2012 09:13
The standards of professional conduct within the Private Equity sector are currently under discussion in the US, following the presidential candidacy of Republican Mitt Romney, who was the head of Private Equity Funds for fifteen years. According to the research conducted at Maastricht University and Yale School of Management, up…

“Never waste a good crisis”

In Money ,
Written by Wednesday, 15 February 2012 08:42
While the economic crisis does not bode well for most, economists are having a field day. Professionally speaking, of course. Falling stocks, mounting debts, struggling pension funds and a euro fighting for its life: it is an inexhaustible source of inspiration and debate. Olaf Sleijpen and Bertrand Candelon, both professors…

Page 3 of 7

You are here: Home Research Money

Maastricht University Webmagazine

Marketing & Communications
Postbus 616, 6200 MD Maastricht
Minderbroedersberg 4-6, 6211 KL  Maastricht
Tel: +31 43 388 5222
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Download UM Magazine

Read a digital version of Maastricht University magazine,
or download the PDF.
UM Webmagazine June 2017

Connect with us