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

2019.03.01 | Public/media

Podcast: The robots are coming 2 – A future with automation

In this podcast from Aarhus BSS, Professor Philipp Schrøder talks about what it would take for Denmark to harvest the gains of automation, and he warns against the hidden villain that could destroy everything.

2019.02.12 | Public/media

Podcast: The pros and cons of nudging

Nudging is not just a miracle cure that can you can use as you please to change people’s behaviour. Nudging also has some unintended consequences that you need to be aware of, says Mette Trier Damgaard, in this podcast from Aarhus BSS.

2019.02.06 | Research news

Children with diabetes perform well in school

On average, Danish children suffering from type 1 diabetes perform just as well in school as their classmates. This is the result of the largest study so far exploring how children with diabetes perform in school. The study was conducted at Aarhus BSS in collaboration with Danish and international researchers.

Events

Thu 25 Apr
12:00-13:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V - 2632, (L)242
TrygFonden's Child Research Seminar Series: Peter Rohde Skov, VIVE
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Thu 25 Apr
13:15-16:00 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, auditorium 2626-G (Harvard)
PhD defence: Ye Zeng
Topic: Data-driven sample split and out-of-sample tests
Thu 25 Apr
14:15-15:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Accounting and Finance Seminar: Zoltán Novotny-Farkas, Vienna University of Economics and Business
Title: Disclosure Choice when Market-Wide Externalities Matter: Evidence from IFRS Adoptions by Central Banks
Fri 26 Apr
09:30-10:45 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Economics Seminar: Giacomo Morelli, LUISS Guido Carli
Title: Liquidity at Risk

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