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Frederik Bjørn Christensen, Frederik Læssøe Nielsen and director of Nationalbanken Lars Rohde.

2016.10.25 | People

2 x Frederik win award for best Barchelor’s project in economics

Frederik Bjørn Christensen and Frederik Læssøe Nielsen have won the award for best Bachelor’s project in economics presented by the Danish central bank, Danmarks Nationalbank. They receive the DKK 10,000 award for the project ”The role of the public sector in intergenerational welfare contracts”.

2016.10.25 | Events

Large sequences of numbers map out how humans have affected the climate change

Econometric models can help us understand the correlation between climate change and human activity. For that reason, number crunchers from all over the world are meeting up for a conference on climate econometrics in Aarhus on 27 and 28 October.

"The results from READ are very promising, especially when the effect is measured in relation to the cost of the efforts. For children with an ethnic background other than Danish, the parents’ effort and commitment have a more positive effect than extra lessons or having an extra teacher in the classroom.”, says Simon Calmer Andersen.

2016.10.11 | Research news

Parents’ participation crucial for children’s reading skills

Large gains in learning can be made by involving the parents in their children’s reading. This is the conclusion of the research project READ, which has been conducted in collaboration between Aarhus BSS, the city of Aarhus and VIA University College.


Wed 26 Oct
14:45-15:45 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Tuborg Research Centre Seminar: Caroline Freund, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington
Title: Global Concentration and the Rise of China
Thu 27 Oct
11:00-13:00 | Interacting Minds Centre, J. Chr. Skous Vej 4, building 1483, room 312
Gengering in Research Seminar (at Nobelparken): Tobias Skiveren, Aarhus University
Title: Encountering flesh in contemporary literature: Affective experiences of carnal embodiment
Thu 27 Oct
12:00-13:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632, room L242
Book presentation by Caroline Freund
Thu 27 Oct
12:00-13:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2621(B), room 04
TrygFonden's Child Research Seminar Series: Frauke Peter, DIW Berlin
Information Provision and Post-Secondary Education: Does Information Help Decreasing the Education Gap?
Fri 28 Oct
09:30-11:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
NCRR Seminar in the morning of Theresa Wimberley's PhD defence
Speakers: René Ernst Nielsen, Aalborg & Kristian Wahlbeck, Helsinki

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