Archive

  1. A New Student's Starting Guide

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Tessa De Weser
    Sep 01, 2021educational

    Hey! New here?  We know exactly what it feels like. Not sure how anything works at uni while moving to a new city where you have to find your way a...

  2. Estimator in Quarantine (Again)

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    • Tessa De Weser
    • Lala AlAsadi
    • Ishan Bhowmik
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Aug 23, 2021

    Last year, the Estimator covered the beginning of Covid-19, and our experiences in quarantine. More than a year later, the pandemic is still around an...

  3. How has Art survived Covid-19?

    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    Aug 12, 2021news

    The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has not only been a major threat to global health, but also a large-scale socioeconomic disaster. Beyond the immediate tragedi...

  4. Hidden Spots in the Netherlands

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    • Lala AlAsadi
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Jul 22, 2021socia

    The Netherlands may be a small country, but it's definitely not lacking in tourist attractions. While places such as the Rijksmuseum, Kinderdijk, and ...

  5. Belarus - The Last Citadel

    • Adnan Aliyev
    Jul 15, 2021News

    As the last citadel of dictatorship in Europe crumbles under significant pressure from both inside and outside, international entities look on in shoc...

  6. Summer Cocktails

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    Jul 04, 2021

    With the exam week finally over, we are in desperate need of some relaxing ways to enjoy the summer. Therefore, we provide you with some cocktail reci...

  7. 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...

  8. 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 i...

  9. 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 s...

  10. 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 s...

  11. 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 ...

  12. 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...

  13. 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 d...

  14. 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 gr...

  15. 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....

  16. 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 t...

  17. Vaccine Passport: A Savior or A Curse?

    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    • Tessa De Weser
    May 03, 2021News

    Now that more and more people around the world are getting vaccinated, things are slowly starting to get back to normal. Once the virus is contained a...

  18. King's Day

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Tessa De Weser
    Apr 26, 2021

    King’s Day 2021  As some of you may know, April 27th is a very special day for us Dutchies. On this day, the birthday of our king Willem-Alexander is...

  19. Spring Watchables

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Ishan Bhowmik
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Apr 26, 2021

    Now that spring break is finally here and the curfew hasn’t been lifted yet, you might be in need of sources to fill your time. Worry not, for the Est...

  20. Is there a killer in FAECTOR?

    • Tessa De Weser
    • Ishan Bhowmik
    Apr 17, 2021

    On the 23rd of March, FAECTOR organized a Live Online Murder Mystery event with a company known as Ludere Events. Suspects were played by actors from ...

  21. Not Billionaires,Yet

    • Lala AlAsadi
    Apr 14, 2021

    Econometrics graduates are often faced with a plethora of overwhelming career options to take up. This time, we set out to gain an insight into the wo...

  22. 0 Degrees of Freedom

    • Adnan Aliyev
    Apr 14, 2021politics

    Happy countries are all alike; every unhappy country is unhappy in its own way. While the Dutch court granted citizens’ request of reviewing the curfe...

  23. The Estimator Diaries

    • Monica Panigrahy
    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    • Tessa De Weser
    • Lala AlAsadi
    • Ishan Bhowmik
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Apr 09, 2021

    The Estimator writes about a range of different topics, but we decided to bring you some memorable moments of our own life. From being mistaken for Sa...

  24. The Greatest Estimator Crossword

    • Tessa De Weser
    • Adnan Aliyev
    Apr 02, 2021

    The Estimator presents to you...the greatest crossword puzzle ever! By completing our crossword puzzle, you get the chance to win one of three exclus...

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    • Ishan Bhowmik
    Apr 01, 2021

    What’s the one thing that everyone celebrates in the month of April? That’s right. Christmas. The time where everybody’s out to search for the Easter ...

  26. Socially Distanced Trading at Optiver

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    Mar 26, 2021Career

    Ever wanted to work at Optiver? One of the most sought-after destinations for our graduates, Optiver trainee Olle Tielrooij explains why Optiver is su...

  27. The Best Coffee in Rotterdam

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Lala AlAsadi
    Mar 22, 2021

    Coffee: the one part of your day that can never do you wrong (unless you’re at the library and the machine has broken down yet again - but there is li...

  28. How many Bitterballen can America afford?

    • Adnan Aliyev
    Mar 18, 2021Politico-Economical

    It was a bright cold day in March, and the clocks were striking thirteen. French President Emmanuel Macron announced that "no business, whatever its s...

  29. An Econometrician in Politics

    • Tessa De Weser
    Mar 15, 2021News

    This Wednesday the elections for the Dutch House of Representatives will be held. Whereas current members are intent on protecting their seats, new an...

  30. Make Netherlands Great Again!

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    Mar 10, 2021Politics

    As the 2021 national elections loom close, the Dutch House of Representatives has never been so divided. Since our daily life has radically changed, p...