For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!
You are using a browser that is no longer supported by Microsoft. Please upgrade your browser. The site may not present itself correctly if you continue browsing.

Dr. N.E. (Nathan) Betancourt

Faculty of Economics and Business
Section Strategy & International Business
Photographer: Ineke Oostveen

Visiting address
  • Plantage Muidergracht 12
  • Room number: M2.17
Postal address
Contact details
  • Profile


    Assistant Professor



    Nathan joined the Department of International Strategy & Marketing in 2014. Before his arrival at the University of Amsterdam, Nathan was a post-doctoral research with the Institute of Management at the University of Lugano. He received his PhD in Management from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam

  • Publications


    • Betancourt, N. E., Akemu, A. O. P., & Heugens, P. (2023). Rules as Reminders: Exploring the Formal Side of Organizational Memory. In Academy of Management Proceedings
    • Betancourt, N. E., Hoever, I., Zhou, J., & Chen, G. (2023). How others light the creative spark: Low power accentuates the benefits of diversity for individual inspiration and creativity. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes.
    • Betancourt, N. E., Jochem, T., & Otner, S. (2023). Standing on the shoulders of giants: How star scientists influence their coauthors. Research Policy, 52(1), Article 104624.


    • Betancourt, N. E., Topete Quevedo, M. E., Bridoux, F., & Sasovova, Z. (2022). When does Power Asymmetry impact Creativity. In When does Power Asymmetry impact Creativity EGOS.
    • Betancourt, N., & Tempelaar, M. (2022). What allows a star to shine? Evidence from the Manhattan Project. Academy of Management. Annual Meeting Proceedings, 2022, Article 201. [details]
    • Topete, M., Betancourt, N., & Sasovoa, Z. (2022). The Benefits of Power Asymmetry on Creativity: The Moderating Effect of Simmelian Friendship Ties. Academy of Management. Annual Meeting Proceedings, 2022, Article 275. [details]


    • Betancourt, N., Kovács, B., & Otner, S. M. G. (2018). The perception of status: How we infer the status of others from their social relationships. Network Science, 6(3), 319-347. [details]



    This list of publications is extracted from the UvA-Current Research Information System. Questions? Ask the library or the Pure staff of your faculty / institute. Log in to Pure to edit your publications. Log in to Personal Page Publication Selection tool to manage the visibility of your publications on this list.
  • Ancillary activities
    • No ancillary activities