• Econometrics on the Street

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Lala AlAsadi
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Jun 22, 2021

    Hello and welcome to this article where we go out on the streets of Rotterdam on a quest to bother strangers with questions. We asked people questions ranging from what they think of Econometricians, to more critical questions like what they think of...

  • Euro 2020

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Jun 11, 2021Football

    The European Championships - a time when countries come together, people unite and we can all enjoy hating on one another. After a year of delay, it is the perfect event to mentally lead us back to our normal, pre-Covid lives. Whether you’re a die ha...

  • Can the Dutch win the Olympics?

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    Jun 07, 2021news

    Let’s bring those gold medals home! Next up in our series of sports-themed articles is an overview of the Summer Olympic Games.  Finally... For the sports fans amongst us, it’s been a tough wait. But this summer, the Olympics will finally take place...

  • Boxing's Fall from Grace

    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    • Ishan Bhowmik
    May 31, 2021

    Have you ever wondered what boxing looked like some decades ago? Before it turned into a money-grabbing, how-many-viewers-did-you-have entertainment show about YouTubers settling bad blood, boxing was all about respect, dedication and discipline. Wan...

  • FAECTORians in the ESE Faculty Council

    • Monica Panigrahy
    May 28, 2021Educational

    With the ESE Faculty Council elections being held until Tuesday, the future of Erasmus School of Economics is in your hands! But with twelve eligible options, how do you pick just one? Two of our own FAECTOR active members were willing to tell us the...

  • Introducing the 56th board of FAECTOR!

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    May 21, 2021

    It’s already that time of the year! It’s been a whirlwind of a year and the 56th board is now preparing to take over. We are inching closer to FAECTOR not being able to organise events according to the minute anymore. A year marked for being almost e...

  • What is happening in Lebanon?

    • Lala AlAsadi
    May 17, 2021News

    Feeling like indulging in a big mac? Well be prepared to pay a hefty sum of 13.64 euros when in Lebanon. But it doesn't stop there. Faced with three different rates: the official, bank, and black market rates, you'd generally be able to either pay 13...

  • Econometricians in Eurovision

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Adnan Aliyev
    May 13, 2021

    Eurovision, Europe’s most politically apolitical festive song competition is around the corner again! Once again, a pan-European competitive spirit grips the continent and especially the European nations of Israel and Australia. Have you ever wondere...

  • Welcommittees Part 3

    • Ishan Bhowmik
    May 10, 2021

    With Part 3 of the Welcommittees series, we introduce two essential committees at FAECTOR: The Event Committee and The ECD! The Event Committee 1.Could you please send us a brief of what your committee does vs. your own perspective on what it doe...

  • Black Garden

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Adnan Aliyev
    May 06, 2021News

    War has regrettably been a recurring aspect of human history since the beginning of time. As we commemorate WWII in the Netherlands, it is important to acknowledge and be aware of the numerous conflicts around the world which are still ongoing today....