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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.


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Photo: Martin Juul/Carlsbergfondet

2018.09.04 | Awards, CREATES

Tim Bollerslev awarded the Carlsberg Foundation Research Prize 2018

Tim Bollerslev, Duke University, receives the Carlsberg Foundation Research Prize 2018 for his ground-breaking contributions within financial econometrics and empirical finance. His methods for measuring and predicting volatility in the financial markets are widely used by economists and other actors in the financial markets all over the world,…

AUFF Starting grants to two ECON researchers
Associate Professor Timo Hener
Assistant Professor Bastian Schulz

2018.08.02 | Research news

AUFF Starting grants to Timo Hener and Bastian Schulz

Timo Hener and Bastian Schulz from the Department of Economics and Business Economics have received starting grants from the AU Research Foundation (AUFF).

2018.05.30 | Awards

Alumnus Annette Vissing-Jørgensen wins award

Professor of finance Annette Vissing-Jørgensen from University of California, Berkeley, wins the 2018 Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award for Scientific Research.

Events

Mon 24 Sep
10:15-11:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Scott A. Imberman, Michigan State University
Title: Parental Human Capital Traits and Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children
Tue 25 Sep
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 115
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar: Anil Kumar, Aarhus University
Title: Stock Comovement and Financial Flexibility
Tue 25 Sep
14:15-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Christian Merkl, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Erlangen-Nürnberg
Title: Hartz IV and the Decline of German Unemployment: A Macroeconomic Evaluation
Wed 26 Sep
12:15-13:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
MOB Seminar Series: Julia Schreier, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Title: Carrots and sticks: The effects of framed incentives in team settings

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