The faculty library of Economics and Business of the University of Amsterdam wants to congratulate Mr. Thaler on winning the 2017 Nobel Prize for Economics with his work on behavioral economics.
The University of Amsterdam has a new main number to contact all services (ICT, Facilities, Library, Student Services, etc.). If you call 020-525 1400 you will get a menu to choose from. You can also call a service directly:
I hereby want to link to a post on my colleagues’ blog. This is also of interest to Economic and Business users:
Question: Researching shareholder proposals is quite a new field of research. It is hard to obtain data about this. In ISS in Wharton WRDS there is some data available but it is quite old. (… – 2013). Do you know of a good source that is more up to date?
Answer: You can have a look at THIS website. ProxyMonitor.org is a unique, publicly available database that tracks shareholder proposals in real time for the largest 250 U.S. public companies, as ranked by Fortune magazine.
Question: I am looking for a database that contains data about investments in startups. What can you recommend?
Answer: I can recommend Thomson One. In their Private Equity module there is an “investment search”. Here you can define the fund stage “Startup / Seed”.
Screening & analysis
Pe Investments – Search investments
Investment stage – Startup / Seed
Fund stage – Venture capital / Seed