Backbone is the corporate magazine of Erasmus School of Economics Published three times a year, once in print and twice online, the magazine highlights successful and interesting alumni, covers the latest economics trends and faculty research, and reports on school news, events, and student, faculty, and alumni accomplishments.
Meet our Students
Dive in the world's most inspiring city
A short introduction to our groundbreaking research
Research in a nutshell
Four professors share their story
Meet your Professor
Erasmus School of Economics in numbers
Facts & Figures
Top tips from Jolanda Poots-Bijl
Meet our Alumni
Noted & Quoted
Publication Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam Editors Ronald de Groot, Babette den Daas, Lotte van de Laak, Yasmine van der Straten, Yrla van de Ven, Annemarieke Dumay-Roest, Madeleine Kemna Concept, design and realization Kris Kras context, content and design Print De Bondt grafimedia communicatie BV Illustrations Carolyn Ridsdale Photography Kees Stuip, Gerhard Nel, Chris Gorzeman, Sanne Donders, Iris van den Broek, Sophie van den Hoek, Fabian Calis, Sjoerd van der Hucht, Rosa Quist, Jan de Groen, Ka-chun Lo, Heritage Foundation EUR, Rotterdam Topsport, Rotterdam Imagebank, Koala Koncepts
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Do you have a profound interest in the origins and evolution of economic issues? Are you interested in applying mathematical and statistical techniques to solve economic questions? Then the (International) Bachelor Econometrics and Operations Research is your programme of choice.
Some of the charachter traits that define Erasmus School of Economics students are their high level of activity and their work ethic. The character of the students is reflected in the presence of several active study associations. The multiple associations offer students a wide variety of opportunities.
The 4-day diary of an economics student
By: Luc Schneider
'The Econometric Institute of Erasmus School of Economics is the most renowned organisation in the world for developing and teaching econometric methods and applying them in Economics and Business'
Visiting professor at Erasmus School of Economics