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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Dissertations

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“Creating space for taking initiative”

Community |  July 25 2017
In September 2016, Arvid Gustafsson took up his position as the new Campus Dean. Arvid himself was a student in Nyenrode’s BBA program in 1988. How does he look back at last year?
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Executive MBA redesigned to prepare leaders for the future of business

Education |  July 24 2017
Nyenrode Business Universiteit has revamped its Executive MBA to focus on issues that leaders of the future will face, including digitalization, globalization and sustainability.
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Discovering my heritage at Nyenrode #Lifeasaninternational

Community |  July 14 2017
Andre Tjahyana, Full-time MSc student, shares his experience connecting with his roots during the Global Immersion Program in China last May.
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Lean management focused on customer value delivers sustainable competitiveness

Research |  July 13 2017
In today’s highly dynamic business environment, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) adopting Lean need to do more than merely reducing waste in their processes. To achieve sustainable competitiveness, they need to develop an in-depth understanding of what their customers truly value and to broaden their value creation focus from internal processes to their value network. This is one of the conclusions that Erdogan Gülyaz has reached in his dissertation titled “Extending Lean Framework Beyond Conventional Boundaries: Exploring Value Creation and Appropriation in SMEs and Services”, with which he got his doctoral promotion on Thursday July 13th at Nyenrode Business Universiteit.
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Summer break after year 1 of BScBA #Lifeasaninternational

Community |  July 6 2017
Egor Fiodarau reflects on his first year as a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration student before going home for the summer break. ''The year has come to an end. Assignments are done, exams are finished. Good weather and a good feeling - vacation. Yet, I am sad that I have to leave for a month or so. I will miss this place.
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Nyenrode's International Business Game rewards top talent

Community |  June 30 2017
From June 2nd until June 4th, Nyenrode held its second International Business Game for the full-time MBA program. This time in cooperation with the Dutch company Inzentiz. During this three day event, potential students from different countries not only participated in an intensive real-life business case, but also attended an interactive Strategic Finance lecture by Prof. Dr. Dennis Vink.
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Learning boxing from a World Champion #LifeasaNyenrodian

Community |  June 28 2017
Brad Kanters, current student of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, reflects on the benefits of practicing sports as part of his education at Nyenrode.
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Ameland Beach Rugby Festival #Lifeasanyenrodian

Community |  June 28 2017
Rany Skaff, Vice Chairman of the Rugby Board, shares his experience during a weekend of rugby matches and fun at the beach.