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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

2019.06.19 | Knowledge exchange

Peter Løchte Jørgensen re-elected for JØP

Professor Peter Løchte Jørgensen has been re-elected for a 2-year period for the board for Juristernes og Økonomernes Pensionskasse, JØP. Read more

2019.06.03 | Research news

Votes shift when refugees move in

In the vast majority of Danish municipalities, voters will shift to the right when the number of refugees increases. Anti-immigration parties will gain a much greater share of the vote. However, the trend does not apply in the big cities. The researchers explain the rural and urban divide with the difference in how immigrants and native residents…

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2019.05.27 | Research news

Mother’s early mental illness may affect children’s schooling

The earlier a mother is diagnosed with a mental illness, the more likely her children are not to make it through primary and lower secondary school and complete the school’s final exam. This is the result of new research from the department.

Events

Fri 16 Aug
12:15-13:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632(L), room 242
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Andrés Estévez
Title: Migration Flows and Drug Violence
Mon 19 Aug
09:00-15:30 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, room 2636-U212
DGPE PhD course: Computational Methods in Economics
19-21 August 2019. Lecturer: Gregory Veramendi
Thu 22 Aug
14:15-17:00 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2624, auditorium E1
PhD defence: Martin Thyrsgaard
Topic: Intraday periodicity in cross-market trading
Fri 23 Aug
12:15-13:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632(L), room 242
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Emma von Essen, SOFI
Title: TBA

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