Towards the Defense

Towards the Defense

With the defense of my PhD dissertation on August 31, a period of eight years at Tilburg University came to an end.  Although it sounds…

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Data Science Makes the Difference

Data Science Makes the Difference

Is there anything an econometrician cannot do?, I was thinking to myself while Bart Rutten and I were travelling back from De Belastingdienst’s [1] office,…

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Meeting all our lovely members!

Meeting all our lovely members!

After a nice summer period with the old boardies and a lot of holidays, it was time to handle everything by ourselves from August 27…

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Enter your solution of the puzzle

Enter your solution of the puzzle

Did you manage to solve the puzzle of Nekst 1 of 2018-2019? Please enter your solution via the form below. A crate of beer or…

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Technological Innovations and Palaces

Technological Innovations and Palaces

In the last days of our tour through Seoul and surroundings we visited the start-up Blocko, the Gyeongbokgung Palace, the Bukchon Hanok Village, the Samsung…

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Let’s get physical!

Let’s get physical!

My decision to go to bed early paid off and I started off Tuesday feeling reborn. Most of us had a decent amount of sleep…

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Speedy Gonzales

Speedy Gonzales

Monday morning had arrived, another beautiful sunny day in Seoul. With only a couple of hours of sleep and a quick breakfast from the 7/11…

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It’s a small world after all

It’s a small world after all

Although the IBT adventure started on October 22, my personal adventure already started on July 27, the day that I flew to Singapore for my…

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Different views

Different views

On Saturday we all gathered, with a really really big hangover, at 10.00 hours to visit the War Memorial. This, both interior and exterior, museum…

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The real experience

The real experience

On Friday we had planned to go the border with North Korea. We booked a day tour and the plan was that we would visit…

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