Department of

Economics and Business Economics

The Department of Economics and Business Economics is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. The academic staff teaches and carries out research into microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, finance and accounting, as well as operations research. The department has a strong international focus in its research and degree programmes. Read our full profile.


News

AUFF Starting grants to two ECON researchers
Associate Professor Timo Hener
Assistant Professor Bastian Schulz

2018.08.02 | Research news

AUFF Starting grants to Timo Hener and Bastian Schulz

Timo Hener and Bastian Schulz from the Department of Economics and Business Economics have received starting grants from the AU Research Foundation (AUFF).

2018.05.30 | Awards

Alumnus Annette Vissing-Jørgensen wins award

Professor of finance Annette Vissing-Jørgensen from University of California, Berkeley, wins the 2018 Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award for Scientific Research.

2018.05.03 | People

23.9 million for Aarhus BSS researchers

Marianne Simonsen, Niels Skipper and Paolo Santucci De Magistris are among the researchers who have just received a total of DKK 23.9 million from the Danish Council for Independent Research. Vice-dean for Research and Talent Development Per Baltzer Overgaard is pleased that researchers at Aarhus BSS are still competitive in the field of…

Events

Mon 20 Aug
10:30-16:00 | University of Southern Denmark
DGPE PhD course: The use of GIS software in research projects
Lecturers: Carl-Johan Dalgaard, Per Grau Møller, Christian Skovsgaard
Tue 21 Aug
12:05-12:50 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 115
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar: Timo Teräsvirta, Aarhus University and CREATES
Title: A Smooth Transition Model of the Taylor Rule and the Zero Lower Bound
Tue 21 Aug
15:30-18:30 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2624, auditorium E2
PhD defence: Silvana Acosta
Topic: The cDCC-GARCH model as well as betas with noise and asynchronistic
Tue 28 Aug
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 115
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar: Dorethe Skovgaard Bjerre, Aarhus University and CREATES
Title: TBA

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