Archive

  1. 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 ...

  2. Second camera: A more valuable degree or an Orwellian nightmare?

    • Aaron Stefan Popa
    Feb 27, 2021Educational

    Four weeks ago, student council members Robbert Rog and Younes Assou submitted an open letter to the Executive Board asking the board members to recon...

  3. Discussing COVID-19 with member of parliament Jan Paternotte

    • Tessa De Weser
    Feb 18, 2021Educational

    Last week The Estimator interviewed Jan Paternotte, member of the House of Representatives of The Netherlands (de Tweede Kamer). Specialising in Educa...

  4. Places to study in the Pandemic

    • Sterre Spaanderman
    • Tessa De Weser
    Feb 13, 2021Educational

    With the exams only a week away, students are desperately trying to find a quiet place to study. This year however, libraries are closed and there are...

  5. Faexchange - Sean Goedgeluk in South Korea

    • Sean Goedgeluk
    Feb 10, 2021Educational

    The pandemic may have resulted in a lot of students being unable to go on exchange, especially outside of the EU. However fourth year BSc2 student Sea...

  6. Teacher Talk - Professor Emami-Namini

    • Monica Panigrahy
    Jan 12, 2021Educational

    Teacher Talk is back, and this time we talk to Professor Julian Emami-Namini, lecturer for the double degree bachelor course International Economics a...

  7. Covid-19 and Cybersecurity

    • Monica Panigrahy
    Jan 01, 2021News

    Covid-19 has altered the workplace significantly, and possibly in a permanent manner. While the world’s attention has been fixated on the medical and ...

  8. Interview with an Execution Trader

    • Tessa De Weser
    Oct 13, 2020Educational

    In our latest article we discussed some tips for beginners in stock investment, but what is it like to do that for a living? We talked to Alain Faddeg...

  9. Tips For Beginners In Stock Investment

    • Ishan Bhowmik
    Oct 09, 2020Educational

    Here’s a brief picture: you’re sitting at home during quarantine, wondering about quick and easy ways to make some small-time money. You don’t want th...

  10. Masters abroad: Financial Computing at The University of Edinburgh

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    Sep 04, 2020Masters

    In this edition of Estimator, we interview Peter, a Quantitative Finance student at ESE, and an incoming University of Edinburgh student. We also inte...

  11. Economic Research for Econometricians - Deepening Minor

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    May 18, 2020Educational

    Thinking of doing a minor in your final bachelor year? With the minor application deadline coming soon, you might be in a bit of a pickle choosing the...

  12. Teacher Talk - Ana Figueiredo

    • Monica Panigrahy
    Mar 12, 2020Educational

    In this edition of Teacher talk, we decided to talk to Assistant Professor Ana Figueiredo, who teaches Macroeconomics to first-year Bachelor students....

  13. How To Survive Econometrics 1

    • Raveena Dharmdasani
    Jan 10, 2020Educational

    You don't.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ybgZN6zu5s

  14. Keeping Up With The FAExchangies - Jemima Mantiri

    • Jemima Ecclesia Mantiri
    Jan 07, 2020

    Hey y’all! Who does not know Michael Jordan? I’m pretty sure that you would know who he is. However, one thing that you might not know is that he was...

  15. Excellence Programme 2019: Econometrics & Blockchain

    • Kevin Tittel
    Dec 09, 2019Educational

    This year the exciting fourth edition of the yearly FAECTOR Excellence Programme took place. From January till June, a small selected group of highly ...

  16. FAECTOR Research Project 2019/2020

    • Laura Zwiers
    • Willemijn Ouwersloot
    • Bart Dubbeldam
    • Jill Langenberg
    Nov 22, 2019Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project is one of FAECTOR’s biggest educational projects: it enables a group of students to do an internship during the minor per...

  17. Study Tips

    • Noemi Antônia Carolina Savelkoul
    Aug 30, 2019Educational

    Every year a new group of econometricians come into EUR, and, inevitably, a few of those econometricians leave EUR. Since the prospects of success mig...

  18. How to survive a Dutch Winter

    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    Dec 05, 2018Educational

    Weather in the Netherlands can be confusing. A normal day can look like this: freezingly cold and windy in the morning, sunny and warm in the afternoo...

  19. Teacher Talk - Dr Birbil

    • Aron van Woerkom
    Nov 30, 2018Educational

    Teacher Talk is back! We have a new episode with Dr Ilker Birbil, teacher of Non-Linear Optimisation (NLO) at the ESE. He came to Rotterdam last Febru...

  20. Mastering the Masters: Quantitative Finance

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    Jun 16, 2018Educational

    For some students, it is only the first year that is gradually coming to its end. However, others are nearly done with their bachelor and are on the v...

  21. Excellence Programme

    • Rick Kessels
    May 27, 2018Educational

    The Excellence Programme is an initiative of FAECTOR to gather highly motivated and well-performing students and give them multiple perspectives on an...

  22. Help the International Freshmen: Become an iBuddy! 

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    May 23, 2018Educational

    Studying abroad, something that many people aspire to do sometime during their studies. Experiencing different cultures, meeting new possible friends ...

  23. Seoul Business Trip

    • Carlijn Otto
    • Louise ten Harmsen van der Beek
    • Rick Kessels
    May 15, 2018Educational

    "Fashion- and technology-forward but also deeply traditional, this dynamic city mashes up temples, palaces, cutting-edge design and mountain trails, a...

  24. Mastering the Masters: Business Analytics and Quantitative Marketing

    • Anique Van Schijndel
    May 11, 2018Educational

    For some students, it is only the first year that is graduallycoming to its end. However, others are nearly done with their bachelors and are on the v...

  25. The Consultancy Project

    • Duco Mülder
    Apr 12, 2018Educational

    FAECTOR engages: how econometrics students help society  FAECTOR has started to help non-profit and sport organisations with their data analysis. The...

  26. FAECTOR Research Project Internship - Marie-Sophie Graftiaux and Christina van Spaendonck

    • Christina van Spaendonck
    • Marie Sophie Graftiaux
    Jan 10, 2018Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project is the most exciting international study trip that has been a longstanding event organised by the FAECTOR Research Projec...

  27. FAECTOR Research Project Internship - Martijn van der Linden

    • Martijn van der Linden
    Dec 15, 2017Educational

    The FAECTOR Research Project is the most exciting international study trip that has been a longstanding event organised by the FAECTOR Research Projec...

  28. Teacher Talk - Emö Oldenkamp

    • Michel Pham
    • Geert Oosterbroek
    Oct 19, 2017Educational

    The return of Teacher Talk! This episode features Dr Emöke Oldenkamp, Assistant Professor for both the ESE & RSM, and lecturer for Introduction to Ana...

  29. REIsearch: Estimating inflation with post stamps

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    Jul 14, 2017Educational

    Along with providing educational programmes, the Econometric Institute serves as centre for research in econometrics, management science and related f...

  30. Teacher Talk - Wilco van den Heuvel

    • Deniz Acikgoz
    • Geert Oosterbroek
    Jun 27, 2017Educational

    It's time for our last Teacher Talk of this year! On this last Teacher Talk we interviewed professor Van den Heuvel, associate professor at the Econom...