The Dale T. Mortensen Center (DTMC) is a research center at the Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University (AU). It was founded in 2017 based on a grant from AU. DTMC carries out research on markets with search frictions, and related areas in economics and econometrics. This research is important for improving our understanding of the functioning of markets, and to generate better predictions and policy analyses.  


Mon 23 Oct
09:00-16:00 | Aarhus BSS, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V
PhD course: Directed Search
The PhD course is lectured by Randall Wright, University of Wisconsin Madison and takes place just before the conference on Markets with Search Frictions.
Thu 26 Oct
09:00-16:00 | Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University
Conference: Markets with Search Frictions
The conference welcomes theoretical and empirical papers on markets with search frictions. See the call for papers here.


2017.09.14 | People

Dale's secretary awarded medal by the Queen of Denmark

Kirsten Stentoft is awarded the Queen’s Silver Medal of Merit for her extraordinary contribution at the Department of Economics and Business Economics throughout 40 years.

2017.08.11 | 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.