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2012.08.22 | Announcements

The Department of Economics and Business at one address

Until 15 August the Department of Economics and Business was located at four different addresses in Aarhus: Bartholins Allé, Fuglesangs Allé, Hermodsvej and Tåsingegade. During the past week the department has gone through an enormous relocation, and we are now all located at Fuglesangs Allé. Our new address is: Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V.…

"We know that we have a serious problem when financing difficulties are costing jobs for the companies that should really not be having trouble with their banks," says Niels Westergård-Nielsen, Professor of Economics, on the bank packages which, in his opinion, are delaying Danish businesses' recovery from the crisis.

2012.08.13 | Research news, Society and politics

The bank packages are prolonging the financial crisis

A new survey from Aarhus University shows that financing difficulties are still – four years after the financial crisis – costing jobs. Even among the best-performing companies. According to Niels Westergård-Nielsen, Professor of Economics, Denmark is ready to move on, but the politicians are putting obstacles in the way in the form of strict…