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.


2018.02.26 | Research news

Semper Ardens grant for research into disruption and globalisation

The Carlsberg Foundation has granted DKK 15 million to a new Semper Ardens research project at Aarhus BSS. The project aims to examine how shifts in the markets affect companies, employees and society.

Bezirgen Veliyev and K. Ulrich Hounyo

2018.01.25 | Awards, CREATES

Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize to Bezirgen Veliyev and Ulrich Hounyo

Bezirgen Veliyev (AU and CREATES) and K. Ulrich Hounyo (SUNY Albany) have been awarded the Denis Sargan Econometrics Prize for their article entitled "Validity of Edgeworth expansions for realized volatility estimators”, which was brought in the February 2016 issue of The Econometrics Journal. The article contributes to the literature on…

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2018.01.16 | People

New centre on big data

Professor Carsten Bøcker Pedersen is part of the management team at the new Big Data Centre for Environment and Health which has received DKK 60 million from the Novo Nordisk Foundation Challenge Programme.


Thu 22 Mar
11:00-12:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2621(B), room 122
CORAL Seminar: Sanne Wøhlk, Aarhus University
Title: An externally funded research project on Waste Transportation
Thu 22 Mar
12:30-13:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 163
Seminar: Mohammed H. Alemu, University of Copenhagen
Title: Linking consumers' food choice motives to their preferences for insect-based food products: An application of Integrated Choice and Latent Variable model in an African context
Thu 22 Mar
14:15-15:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Joint Econometrics-Finance Seminar: Dacheng Xiu, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Title: When Moving-Average Models Meet High-Frequency Data: Uniform Inference on Volatility
Fri 23 Mar
12:15-13:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2621(B), room 04
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Marion Aouad, Copenhagen Business School
Title: Understanding Physician Responses to Changes in Patient Cost-Sharing