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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Monitoring

Monitoring

Monitoring, we do it all the time. We are constantly observing the world around us and we make sure that we interpret these observations using…

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The future is bright with Business Analytics

The future is bright with Business Analytics

Despite the financial crisis, there is still much need for people that are trained in quantitative methods. The expectation is that this demand will even…

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PWC: Asking Advisors for Advice

PWC: Asking Advisors for Advice

On a cloudy Monday afternoon, DaniĆ«lle and I travelled to the office of PwC in Amsterdam to interview not one, but two employees. We would…

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