Dr. Dirk Pieter van Donk and dr. Taco van der Vaart of the Faculty of Economics and Business have won the Chris Voss Best Paper Award 2007 for their paper titled: Business conditions, integration and performance in supply chains. They were selected from 340 candidates. The award was presented during the EUROMA 2007 conference held in Ankara, Turkey in June 2007.
EUROMA (European Operations Management Association) is an international network of academics and managers interested in developing operations management.
EUROMA 2008 Groningen
The next international EUROMA conference will take place in June 2008 in Groningen and organized by Taco van der Vaart, Dirk Pieter van Donk, Wout van Wezel, Gera Welker and Jacob Wijngaard. The theme is: "Tradition and Innovation in Operations Management: Connecting Past and Future".
The CPB is to appoint Marcel Timmer as a member of its board as from 1 September 2019. Prof. Timmer has been Professor of Economic Growth and Development at the University of Groningen since 2010. He is currently also the Director of the Groningen...
The Physical Internet (PI) is a future vision on completely open and connected logistics networks, revolving around physical, digital, operational and financial connectivity. Exchange between logistical parties, the bundling of deliveries and the sharing...
Political connections offer significant benefits to companies, new research from the University of Groningen reveals.
The research shows firms with political connections increased in value by approximately 8 percent compared to non-connected companies,...