Dissertations

‘Cybersecurity Data Science: Best Practices in an Emerging Profession'
Scott Mongeau
Promotion date: 4 December, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Henry Robben and prof dr. Andrzej Hajdasinski
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘What factors influence CSR behaviours in the garment sector of Bangladesh? Appreciating the 'voice' of the local business leaders'
Nika Salvetti
Promotion date: 18 June, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. André Nijhof
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit

‘The use of business analytics capabilities for insight and business value creation in human resource management'
John Werkhoven
Promotion date: 9 June, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Gijs van Bussel
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 

‘The effectiveness of the specific instance procedure, applied by national contact points to resolve disputes within the framework of the OECD guidelines for multinational enterprises'
Sander van 't Foort
Promotion date: 14 May, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Tineke Lambooy and prof dr. Ronald Jeurissen
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘An exploratory study on supply chain finance schemes'
Michiel Steeman
Promotion date: 10 March, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Pieter Klapwijk and prof dr. Erik Hofmann
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘Agile and performance; on the effects of the agile way of working in marketing on customer performance when deploying multichannel strategies'
Mike Hoogveld
Promotion date: 5 March, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. John Koster
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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Debiasing strategische besluitvorming'
Joep Steffes
Promotion date: 27 Januari, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Marcel Pheijffer and prof dr. Erik van de Loo
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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‘Het BTB-merk als lange termijn-concurrentiewapen?'
Tom Dolkens
Promotion date: 22 Januari, 2020
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Henry Robben and prof dr. Edward Groenland
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 
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'Ambidexterity as a prerequisite for an incumbent’s survival’
Richard Janssen
Promotion date:  November, 2019
Nyenrode-promotors: prof. dr. Rob Blomme and Dr. Jeroen van der Velden
Publisher: Breukelen, Nyenrode Business Universiteit 

‘The effects of cooperative compliance programmes’
Maarten Siglé
Promotion date: 21 May, 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 May, 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 March, 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

Pascale Peters Great majority of office workers want to continue working from home post pandemic

Great majority of office workers want to continue working from home post pandemic

Research |  April 13 2021
Nearly all employees who are working from home (97%) prefer to keep working from home, even when offices are open. According to respondents in the third round of a joint research conducted by Nyenrode Business University, Open University and Moneypenny.
Edward Groenland "There are many versions of reality"

"There are many versions of reality"

Research |  March 25 2021
Does one’s perception of reality influence a social scientist’s choice for his or her research method?
Jack van der Veen New research reveals why supply chains urgently need innovation

New research reveals why supply chains urgently need innovation

Research |  March 18 2021
Supply chain managers need to be much more proactive in setting up and improving business models according to research from Professor Jack van der Veen from Nyenrode Business University. In his recent white paper ‘Implementation of new Supply Chain Business Models: risk management in cross-border trade', he seeks to understand how new business models can be developed through taking a supply chain perspective.
Martine Bosman, Tineke Lambooy “It is crucial that we begin transitioning into a circular economy tomorrow”

“It is crucial that we begin transitioning into a circular economy tomorrow”

Research |  February 18 2021
In countries such as Vietnam and Bangladesh, people are putting their heart and soul into a circular economy. That personal ambition that people drives seems to be the real game changer.
tineke-lambooy-portret2 Nature needs legal rights to really protect biodiversity

Nature needs legal rights to really protect biodiversity

Research |  February 11 2021
We should attempt to treat nature as a heritage site and look after it for future generations", say professor Dr Tineke Lambooy. She discusses why granting legal personhood to entities of nature could enable society to protect biodiversity.
Edgar Karssing Edgar Karssing receives donation for work in the field of compliance

Edgar Karssing receives donation for work in the field of compliance

Research |  January 7 2021
Associate professor Dr Edgar Karssing receives a donation from the Vereniging van Compliance Officers en Adviseurs in de Accountancy (Association of Compliance Officers and Consultants in Accounting) because of his contribution in the field of ethics, integrity and compliance and the significant role he has played.
CCA In a circular economy, the proof of the pudding is in the eating

In a circular economy, the proof of the pudding is in the eating

Research |  December 14 2020
Residual resources, such as food processing surplus streams, now often categorised as ‘waste’, can be reused at their highest potential value if fair pricing can be ensured, finds the latest report of the Coalition Circular Accounting.
Team ‘Sustainability score infraprojects’; a quality mark for the infrastructure sector

‘Sustainability score infraprojects’; a quality mark for the infrastructure sector

Research |  December 9 2020
The infrasector, has great ambitions when it comes to making projects more sustainable. And the ability to make the distinction between more and less sustainable projects is crucial to this ambition. An exploratory study conducted by Nyenrode Business University on behalf of Dura Vermeer Infra BV, has resulted in a proposal for the content, feasibility and requirements for a quality mark for infrastructure projects.