Econometricians of the Faculty of Economics claim that Lance Armstrong would become the best Tour de France cyclist ever if he were to win the Tour one more time. The Groningen econometricians have designed and calculated a ‘Universal Tour Ranking’ that has revealed this conclusion. Armstrong shares second place with Bernard Hinault in this ranking, behind the Belgian Eddy Merckx.
The new Tour Ranking includes all 1228 cyclists who have won prizes since the first Tour in 1903. A total of 4626 riders have competed in the race.
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Professor Laurens Sloot was named Food Manager of the Year at the National Food Congress this week, a key event in the calendar of the Dutch food industry.
A price war in supermarkets is at hand. This is what Laurens Sloot, professor of Retail Marketing at the University of Groningen, concludes now that supermarket chains have lowered their prices in only a couple of days. Sloot was interviewed in today’s...