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

Bezirgen Veliyev and K. Ulrich Hounyo

2018.01.25 | Awards, CREATES

Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize to Bezirgen Veliyev and Ulrich Hounyo

Bezirgen Veliyev (AU and CREATES) and K. Ulrich Hounyo (SUNY Albany) have been awarded the Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize for their article entitled "Validity of Edgeworth expansions for realized volatility estimators”, which was brought in the February 2016 issue of The Econometrics Journal. The article contributes to the literature on…

Photo: Aarhus BSS Communication

2018.01.16 | People

New centre on big data

Professor Carsten Bøcker Pedersen is part of the management team at the new Big Data Centre for Environment and Health which has received DKK 60 million from the Novo Nordisk Foundation Challenge Programme.

2017.12.13 | Research news

TrygFonden’s Centre for Child Research receives funding until the end of 2022

TrygFonden will initiate contract negotiations with Aarhus University with the intent to renew the donation to TrygFonden’s Centre for Child Research with another DKK 40 Million for the period 2019-22.

Events

Wed 28 Feb
13:15-14:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Seminar: Ran Xing, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Title: Do They Know What They Do? A Decomposition of Mutual Fund Performance using Transaction Data
Thu 01 Mar
13:15-14:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2621(B), room 04
Seminar: Markus Sihvonen, Aalto University
Title: Bonds, Currencies and Expectational Errors
Thu 01 Mar
14:15-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Guido Friebel, Goethe University Frankfurt
Title: On Worker Turnover, Productivity, Managers, and Referals: Two RCTs
Thu 01 Mar
14:30-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Econometrics Seminar: Lorenzo Trapani, University of Nottingham
Title: Determining the dimension of factor structures in nonstationary large datasets

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