Dissertations

'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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“Playful” entrepreneurship

Community |  July 17 2019
Jeroen van den Bremer, Glenn Verburg and Lourens Keers, all alumni of the Executive MBA class of 2017, were interviewed for the first Nyenrode podcast!
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Leadership across generational boundaries

Community |  July 10 2019
What dynamics lie beneath the topic of leadership across generational boundaries?
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Critical questions help to perfect your product

Community |  July 9 2019
Last May, the Nyenrode Alumni Talks kicked off in Amsterdam. A reoccurring event for alumni to start a dialogue on entrepreneurship and to exchange knowledge and experiences amongst each other.
Claim your chair on Nyenrode - Yasmeen Smadi - interview “Our lives are shaped by the decisions we make”

“Our lives are shaped by the decisions we make”

Community |  July 3 2019
A lot of people victimize themselves, but the truth is this. We will be faced with hardship. There will be good and bad days. But how we decide to see them and what we decide to do is what shapes our life.
Linsey “Happiness” from education to business

“Happiness” from education to business

Community |  June 28 2019
Linsey van Oers completed her Master of Science in Financial Management at Nyenrode Business University five years ago. She is now an entrepreneur and has opened – within a short period of time – two locations of her Happiness restaurant concept: The Happiness Café and The Happiness Kitchen.
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“Alumni represent a strong element of the Nyenrode Experience”

Community |  June 19 2019
“I was captivated by the idea of claiming a chair. As an alumnus, you will be visibly connected to Nyenrode. I like giving back. A fun way of remaining connected,” alumnus Thomas Stassen said.
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“For a Nyenrodean you go the extra mile”

Community |  June 4 2019
What are the foundations of a successful career? Nyenrodian Han Knooren has invested a lot in young leaders at his company. “I cannot help but share practical life lessons.”
Nyenrode Breakfast Session 14-5-19 Hero image 2 Sharing Insights for the Sharing Economy

Sharing Insights for the Sharing Economy

Community |  May 22 2019
On May 14 2019, Nyenrode Amsterdam welcomed Harmen van Sprang, co-founder of shareNL and independent expert in platform economy to inspire students, alumni and the business community as part of the Nyenrode Amsterdam Breakfast Sessions.