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2016.10.31 | Awards

Business Administration Student of the Year 2016

Tor Toftgaard Madsen has received the title as Business Administration Student of the Year 2016.

Frederik Bjørn Christensen, Frederik Læssøe Nielsen and director of Nationalbanken Lars Rohde.

2016.10.25 | People

2 x Frederik win award for best Barchelor’s project in economics

Frederik Bjørn Christensen and Frederik Læssøe Nielsen have won the award for best Bachelor’s project in economics presented by the Danish central bank, Danmarks Nationalbank. They receive the DKK 10,000 award for the project ”The role of the public sector in intergenerational welfare contracts”.

2016.10.25 | Events

Large sequences of numbers map out how humans have affected the climate change

Econometric models can help us understand the correlation between climate change and human activity. For that reason, number crunchers from all over the world are meeting up for a conference on climate econometrics in Aarhus on 27 and 28 October.

"The results from READ are very promising, especially when the effect is measured in relation to the cost of the efforts. For children with an ethnic background other than Danish, the parents’ effort and commitment have a more positive effect than extra lessons or having an extra teacher in the classroom.”, says Simon Calmer Andersen.

2016.10.11 | Research news

Parents’ participation crucial for children’s reading skills

Large gains in learning can be made by involving the parents in their children’s reading. This is the conclusion of the research project READ, which has been conducted in collaboration between Aarhus BSS, the city of Aarhus and VIA University College.