“There are some academics who take the role of preachers when it comes to sustainability, who just reiterate that we must be sustainable,” SBE professor of real estate finance Piet Eichholtz observes. “We take a more pragmatic approach and say, well, let’s see if sustainability pays, in monetary terms. Because if it does that, you don’t need to be a preacher, you don’t need to have government rules – the market will provide incentives.”
The art market, worth about $45 billion globally, is booming. Rachel Pownall, who holds the TEFAF Chair in Art Markets at Maastricht University’s School of Business and Economics, is investigating how shifts in the trade and global economic developments can have an impact on the value of art. Her research is the subject of her 2018 UM Star Lecture.
On Thursday 1 and Friday 2 June, football club MVV Maastricht organised the Maastricht United Gamin Cup, a youth tournament for the U19 category (A-youth) that applies the so-called ‘Catch-Up Rule’.
Watch this year’s Schuman Lecture, delivered by Prof. Stella Ghervas.
During this year’s Schuman Lecture at Maastricht University on 9 May 2017—the 67th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration that laid the foundation for a united Europe— renowned historian Stella Ghervas reminded attendees that it is vitally important to learn from the past and not fall prey to a dangerous “political amnesia”
Maastricht University School of Business and Economics (SBE) highly values its relationships with its corporate and alumni relations. In order
Marlies Copy of Marlies portrait (1)Verhoeven, cofounder and CEO of global arts club The Cultivist, has come a long way since she first stepped foot on the campus at Maastricht University — and a long way it is from Maastricht to New York, which she has called home for the past 11 years.
Bill Mitchel, Professor of Economics at the University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia and a notable proponent of Modern Monetary Theory will be speaking during the Joan Muysken Lecture on Monday 6 March 8 PM.
What could the Lumière, a Maastricht based movie theatre, and the Brand Management course possibly have in common? A question that most students probably asked themselves the evening before the so-called Product Placement Challenge.
In a guest lecture on 23 November, second-year International Business students at SBE had the opportunity to attend a lecture by Jan Pieter Balkenende, a prominent figure in fostering sustainable business practices.