SER: Building Bridges Towards a Better Society

SER: Building Bridges Towards a Better Society

Following an inspiring speech by Wiebe Draijer, the President of the Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands (SER), at the National Econometricians’ Day (LED)…

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Working in the Centre of the World

Working in the Centre of the World

Having arrived at Utrecht Central Station, it was certainly not a challenge to find the skyscraper in which SNS REAAL is located. Daniëlle and I…

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A lot more than Bunny Birth Rates!

A lot more than Bunny Birth Rates!

Being econometricians, we spend a lot of time indoors while doing all sorts of difficult mathematical calculations. Unfortunately, our obligations keep us from spending more…

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International Students on Ice

International Students on Ice

After some attempts to get international students more involved within Asset | Econometrics, we as the Nekst committee decided to give it another try. We…

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Statistics Netherlands: over a Century of Experience in Statistics and Society

Statistics Netherlands: over a Century of Experience in Statistics and Society

In 1899 the predecessor of Statistics Netherlands was already applying statistics to develop a solid basis for government policy. At that time, statistical methods constituted…

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A judgment of Solomon?

A judgment of Solomon?

Investment is a lot less fun today than it used to be. I have been hearing this more and more over the last year. Where…

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Improving a New Production Process

Improving a New Production Process

Below, the Practical Report is viewable by means of a pdf reader. This Practical Report is written by Benito van Breugel, student at Tilburg University.

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Optimizing Room to Breathe

Optimizing Room to Breathe

Below, the Practical Report is viewable by means of a pdf reader. This Practical Report is written by Marleen Balvert, student at Tilburg University.

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Over-The-Counter Trades in Longevity Risk

Over-The-Counter Trades in Longevity Risk

Below, the Triangle is viewable by means of a pdf reader. This triangle is written by Tim Boonen, Ph.D. student at Tilburg University.

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Life Cycle Behavior Under Prospect Theory Preferences

Life Cycle Behavior Under Prospect Theory Preferences

Below, the Triangle is viewable by means of a pdf reader. This triangle is written by Servaas van Bilsen, Ph.D. student at Tilburg University.

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