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NWO Veni grant on the motivations of sustainable investors

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Paul Smeets has been awarded a research grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). The Veni grants are for outstanding researchers who have recently earned their PhD, are...

The Altruism of the Rich and the Poor

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Altruistic behavior is a fascinating topic. On the first hand, it’s something of an evolutionary puzzle as to why an organism would provide benefits to others at an expense to itself. By...

Donors Likely to Give Less if They Stand to Benefit

Paul Smeets blog

Socially responsible investing allows people to earn a financial return while doing good. But the promise of receiving a personal benefit from a charitable act may actually lower the amount wealthy...

Mini Conference on Risk and Social Preferences

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On Thursday June 14, the finance department of Maastricht University and the European Center for Corporate Engagement (ECCE) will host a mini conference on risk- and social preferences that targets...

Vragenlijst over beleggingsbeslissingen

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Welkom op de website over het onderzoek naar beleggingsbeslissingen in samenwerking met Robeco. Geld gedoneerd naar goede doelen Artsen zonder grenzen (1.338,95 euro), klik hier voor een...

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