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2014.09.30 | Awards

Postdoc grants for three young researchers

The Danish Council for Independent Research | Social Sciences has awarded postdoc grants of more than 5.2 million to three young researchers from the Department of Economics and Business.

2014.09.29 | Awards

Anne Brink Nandrup receives the 2014 SEB Award

This weekend, SEB and the Oecon Association presented the annual award to Anne Brink Nandrup, which comes with a cash prize of DKK 15,000. Anne Brink Nandrup receives the award for her excellent academic achievements as well as her contribution to establishing an inspiring and productive study environment within the department.

2014.09.19 | Research news

Researchers use registers to understand the citizens’ behaviour on the stock markets

Registry data are not only a goldmine for researchers within the fields of health and labour economics; financial economists also benefit from having access to information about the Danes’ behaviour in the financial markets.

Jørgen Vig Knudstorp is the 2014 Aarhus University Distinguished Alumnus.

2014.09.15 | Awards

PhD and cand.oecon. receives the Distinguished Alumnus Award

Jørgen Vig Knudstorp has been named the 2014 Aarhus University Distinguished Alumnus. He rescued LEGO from a downward spiral through respect for the company’s core identity. As a young and rather inexperienced CEO, Knudstorp succeeded in restoring a confused company to its true self: the little plastic brick and the endless possibilities for…