Evaluation of the Dutch Healthcare Authority 2014-2017
On March 21, 2019, the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport submitted the evaluation of the Dutch Healthcare Authority (NZa) to Parliament. Paul de Bijl (Radicand Economics) was a member of the team of Andersson Elffers Felix that carried out this evaluation (as well as the preceding evaluation).
Digital platform business models: partnership with Ngrane!
Radicand Economics and e-Conomics just set up a cooperation with Ngrane in Amsterdam! Radicand Economics and e-Conomics already cooperate in several projects. For instance, we developed a workshop to translate ideas for new business models into a digital platform and revenue model. Ngrane designs and builds platforms and digital products for business growth (among their customers are Independer, Nike, municipality of Amsterdam and TMG). From now on, we will be carrying out our workshops under the Ngrane brand. This provides customers with the add-on option to go from an idea to a business model, to a working prototype in a 1-2 week design sprint. For more information see the Ngrane blog. (March 12, 2019)
Our activities in the fields of competition policy, regulation and public policy will, as before, be carried out by Radicand Economics.
Executive course Digital Platforms
On March 13, 2019, a new edition of our executive course Digital Platforms will kick off. Paul de Bijl (Radicand Economics) and Nicolai van Gorp (e-Conomics) developed this course for the National Academy for Finance and Economics (The Hague). The course zeroes in on digital platform business models, public policy and potential contributions of digital platforms to public goals.
Kick-off VNO-NCW's Taskforce on the Platform Economy
On November 22, 2018, VNO-NCW (Confederation of Netherlands Industry and Employers) organized the kick-off of a series of meetings of its Taskforce on the Platform Economy. Paul de Bijl gave a presentation on strategic policy issues related to digitalization and digital platforms. The meeting, chaired by the general manager of Microsoft Nederland, was attended by CEOs and general managers from various sectors, ranging from ICT to temping agencies.
What we do
Radicand Economics provides trusted economic consulting services to firms, policy makers, market authorities and regulators on competition policy, economic regulation, supervision and public policy. Provides leadership and builds connections in difficult and sensitive projects. Radicand Economics also provides tailor-made executive courses.
What sets us apart
Profound economic expertise — connected to state-of-art academic insights;
Extensive experience with economic policy and strategy consulting;
Antenna for considerations and paradigms employed by government officials and policy makers;
- Preeminently equipped to chart a course and stick to it — builds and provides trust in the overall process.
About the name
The name stands for our profound experience and expertise: in mathematical expression √x, the value "x" is called the radicand — the thing we are finding the root of.