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.
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Do international issues relating to economics and business have your attention? Are you highly motivated and eager to study with international students? Then the International Bachelor Economics and Business Economics is your programme of choice.
‘Money is the most social instrument I know'
Prof. Casper de Vries
holder of the H.J. Witteveen chair of monetary economics at Erasmus School of Economics.
Erasmus Charity Run
Sunday, 9 April 2017
The Erasmus Charity Run is the chance to challenge your friends and colleagues during the Rotterdam Marathon. With a big team, Erasmus University Rotterdam will run, race and raise money for charity.
MOOC: Deception Detox
In this MOOC researchers Dr Vera Schölmerich and Dr Kellie Liket, of Erasmus University Rotterdam, explore how key concepts in statistics and scientific methods can increase the positive impact we have on this world.