Dissertations

‘The effects of cooperative compliance programmes’
Maarten Siglé
Promotion date: 21 mei 2019
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Lisette van der Hel - van Dijk and Prof dr. Roland Speklé
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘Creating a committed workforce using social exchange and social identity to enhance psychological attachment within an ever-changing workplace’
Ali Fenwick
Promotion date: 17 september, 2018
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Lidewey van der Sluis
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘Customer intelligence and its effect on buyer-seller relationships in business markets’
Konstantinos Rigopoulos
Promotion date: 17 september 2018
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Henry Robben and prof. dr. Edward Groenland
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘Empirical studies on (un)conventional policies and macroeconomic adjustment during the crisis’
Beau Soederhuizen
Promotion date: 23 mei, 2018
Nyenrode-promotor: prof. dr. Ivo Arnold
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘A Sociotechnical Perspective on Workarounds Emerging from Electronic Health Record System Usage in an Academic Hospital Setting’
Vincent Blijleven
Promotion date: 28 maart, 2018
Nyenrode-promotor: prof. dr. Kitty Koelemeijer
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit / 
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'Compensation Incentives and Personality Traits: Three studies on their Joint Effects on Auditor Judgment and Decision Making'
Herman van Brenk
Promotion date: 6 December 2017
Nyenrode-promotor: prof. dr. Barbara Majoor
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit
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Cooperation in Operations: Insights into the governance of cooperation in the financial services industry
Petrosjan Damen
Promotion date: 8 November, 2017
Nyenrode-promotor: prof. dr. Annemieke Roobeek
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit
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Extending lean framework beyond conventional boundaries: exploring value creation and appropriation in SMEs and services
Erdogan Gülyaz
Promotion date: 13 July, 2017
Nyenrode promotors: Prof. dr. Jack van der Veen en Prof.dr. Venu Venugopal
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit
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Transformative governance for the knowledge democracy: The dynamics of broadening participative mechanisms in representative democratic systems
Stella van Rijn
Promotion date: 26 June, 2017
Nyenrode promotors: Prof.dr. Danielle Zandee en Prof.dr. Rene Tissen
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit
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Socially responsible and impact investing in the collective pension system
Georgios Nikolaos Apostolakis
Promotion date: 21 February, 2017
Nyenrode promotors: Dr. ir.  Gert van Dijk en Prof. dr. Rob Blomme
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2017
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The power of peer feedback: research on the learning process within Virtual Action Learning
Jos J.M. Baeten
Promotion date: 28 September, 2016
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. R.J. Blomme
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2016
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MAKE IT WORK – Rethinking the work-home interface
Jenny Sok
Promotion date: 27 June, 2016
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. R.J. Blomme
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2016
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Towards a spatial theory of organizations: Principles and practices of modern organizational design
Frank Lekanne Deprez
Promotion date: 25 May, 2016
Nyenrode promotors: Prof. dr. R.J. Blomme and Prof. dr. R.J. Tissen
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2016
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Business unit controller involvement in management: an empirical investigation in The Netherlands
Hans ten Rouwelaar
Promotion date: 31 August, 2015
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. ir. J. Bots
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2015
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Marketing as value-leverage: Does marketing contribute to firm performance via process improvement?
Alex Klein
Promotion date: 9 June, 2015
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. H. Robben
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2015
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De waarde van ketensamenwerking: Empirisch onderzoek naar de relatie tussen de toepassing van ketensamenwerking en het verlagen van (faal-)kosten het verhogen van de kwaliteit en het verminderen van de doorlooptijd bij de nieuwbouw, onderhoud en renovatie van woningen.
Marcel Noordhuis
Promotion date: 14 April, 2015
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. J. van der Veen
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2015
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How external financial audit services are selected by Dutch listed OOBs and how this selection process affects perceived auditor independence and perceived audit quality: Does a turkey vote for Christmas?
John Tros
Promotion date: 14 April, 2015
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. L. Paape RA RO CIA
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2015
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Differences between public auditors and forensic accountants in their ability to identify fraud risks and plan effective procedures to mitigate fraud risks.
Inez Verwey
Promotion date: 22 May, 2014
Nyenrode promotor: Prof. dr. G.C.M. Majoor RA
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit, 2014
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Dissertations

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Data science is a new hope for cybersecurity

Research |  December 4 2020
Cyber threats are constantly evolving, meaning attackers are always one step ahead. Cybersecurity data science offers a new hope. However, realizing the benefits of these methods will require focused investment. This is a conclusion reached by Scott Mongeau in his PhD dissertation "Cybersecurity Data Science: Best Practices in an Emerging Profession", which will be defended at Nyenrode Business University on December 4th, 2020.
Bob de Wit Society 4.0 - Build a vital and hopeful future for the next generations

Society 4.0 - Build a vital and hopeful future for the next generations

Research |  December 4 2020
In Society 4.0 author Bob de Wit paints a picture of a world standing at a crossroads and facing choices that will determine the future development of our society. Do we want to stay with the existing power establishments? Or will we display the motivation and courage required to combine the best of global and local and establish a Glocalcitizens community as the basis for an alternative and optimistic future society?
Ilke Hellendoorn ‘Nyenrode broadens your view of the world’

‘Nyenrode broadens your view of the world’

Community |  November 27 2020
Student Ilke Hellendoorn about her Master of Science in Management in Breukelen
Bachelor in Business Administration 2018 LR-4 Company project BScBA of great added value for students

Company project BScBA of great added value for students

Education |  November 26 2020
The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BScBA) has again (as in 2018 and 2019) been voted the best study program in the Netherlands by the Keuzegids Universiteiten 2020 (Universities Selection Guide) in the category International Business.
Overview 2019 Nyenrode Overview

Nyenrode Overview

About Nyenrode |  November 24 2020
The new Nyenrode Overview on our website gives you the most important developments from the beginning of 2019 to the summer of 2020, with regard to the university, the campus and its community.
tineke-lambooy-portret2 WWF contributes to innovative research into nature legal personhood

WWF contributes to innovative research into nature legal personhood

Community |  November 24 2020
Due to differences in interests, lack of transparency and the lack of representation, nature in the Netherlands is not optimally protected. Establishing natural legal entities may offer a solution. Prof Dr Tineke Lambooy, LLM, Corporate Law Professor at Nyenrode is doing innovative research into ‘natural legal entities’, as part of her research into ‘Rights of Nature’ in the Netherlands.
koen Change of rector and memorable digital 74th Dies Natalis

Change of rector and memorable digital 74th Dies Natalis

Community |  November 20 2020
The 74th Dies Natalis from Nyenrode Business University was celebrated digitally with the Nyenrode community on November 20th. The present time demands creativity and adaptability. That is why participants were surprised at home with a small gift to create a sense of connection. And with that the day will be remembered as one very special Dies Natalis. This edition was all about welcoming and saying goodbye. Rector Magnificus Miša Džoljić officially transferred his rectorate to his successor Koen Becking.
Portrait Andreea Bulisache IMBA 2012-2013_4 “Be the change you want to see in the world”

“Be the change you want to see in the world”

Community |  November 18 2020
International MBA alumna Andreea Bulisache looks back at her time at Nyenrode and talks about the power of communities in having a global impact.