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2017.03.12 | Aarhus BSS

Longer deadlines make people donate more money

We become more generous in relation to donating money for e.g. emergency aid via email and text messages if we do not feel (too) pressured to donate right away. But deadlines in themselves do not make more people donate money. This is the result of a new study from Aarhus BSS.

2017.03.12 | Aarhus BSS

Reminder emails increase the number of donations, but…

New research shows that reminder emails make more people donate money to charity. But the extra email also causes a significantly higher number of people to unsubscribe from the mailing list, which can reduce donations by up to a third over the long run. However, the number of unsubscriptions can be reduced by simple means.

2017.03.06 | Public/media

Aarhus BSS establishes the Dale T. Mortensen Centre

Three years after the passing of Nobel Prize winner Dale T. Mortensen, Aarhus BSS at Aarhus University now establishes a new research centre to develop the theories of the American economics professor.

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Thu 30 Mar
12:00-13:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Joint MOB & TrygFonden's Child Research Seminar: Fabian Kosse, University of Bonn
Title: Take me on Your Shoulders! The Effect of Child Mentoring on Education Outcomes
Thu 30 Mar
14:15-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Katherine Eriksson, University of California, Davis
Title: Death in the Promised Land: The Great Migration and Black Infant Mortality
Tue 04 Apr
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2628(M), room 303
CREATES Lunch Seminar: Jonas Nygaard Eriksen, Aarhus University and CREATES
Title: Cross-sectional return dispersion and currency momentum
Tue 04 Apr
14:15-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Johannes Pfeifer, University of Mannheim
Title: Uncertainty-driven business cycles: assessing the markup channel
Wed 05 Apr
12:30-13:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Finance Seminar Series: Angelo Ranaldo, University of St Gallen
Title: Explaining the Failure of the Expectations Hypothesis with Short-Term Rates

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