The Danish National Research Foundation and CBS’ Department of Finance will open a research center at CBS for analyzing big data in the financial sector. The ambition of the center is to become a world-leading knowledge hub for new methods, insights, and big data in financial economics.
CBS has appointed six new honorary doctors. Among them is Harvard Professor and bestselling author, Shoshana Zuboff, who has become world-renowned for her theory on what she calls surveillance capitalism. Zuboff alongside another five international researchers will give an open lecture at CBS on May 18th, 2022.
Typically, South Africa is put forward as the one success story of how sanctions were crucial to the defeat of apartheid. Yet according to Professor with Special Responsibilities Eleni Tsingou from the Department of Organization we should be pragmatic when we discuss sanctions and what they can achieve.
Gregor Halff is stepping down as Dean of Education at CBS to become Dean of Social Sciences at Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. Until a new dean has been employed, Peter Lotz, Programme Director for the HD will take over as interim Dean of Education. Peter will start the job on 24 March.
CBS has a new strategy. Following a year of intense strategy work the CBS Board of Directors has now approved a new framework and direction for CBS focusing on making positive change through collaboration with a wide range of external stakeholders, including the Danish business community.