2016.12.12 | Research news
Men and women are almost at an equal risk of being bullied in the workplace, but whereas bullying often causes women to go on prolonged sick leave or use antidepressants, men often choose to leave the labour market altogether for a period of time. This is the result of new research from Aarhus BSS and the University of Copenhagen.
2016.11.14 | Education news
See this year’s graduates at the graduation ceremony on Saturday 12 November 2016. The programme was as follows: Welcome by Marie Møller Petersen Oecon Council song for the audience “Nu falmer skoven trindt om land” Speech by Esben Kolind Laustrup Speech by the Oecon Association Speech by the EØ-association Speech by…
2016.11.02 | People
Thomas Munk Laursen has been awarded a professorship at the National Centre for Register-based Research (NCRR). Here, he is examining why people with severe mental disorders have such a high excess mortality.
2016.10.31 | Awards
Tor Toftgaard Madsen has received the title as Business Administration Student of the Year 2016.
2016.10.25 | People
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
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.
2016.10.11 | Research news
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.
2016.09.30 | Alumni
Heidi Christina Thysen has just been named economics and management graduate of the year by a committee in the Oecon Association. Heidi received the award in recognition of her great and unselfish contribution to various student associations, which has benefitted all Master’s degree students in Sociology and in Economics and Management at Aarhus…
2016.09.30 | Aarhus BSS
New research from TrygFonden's Centre for Child Research shows that mental problems affect the mother’s judgement and that dad is just as good as mum at evaluating the child’s scholastic and social skills. This is important to consider in parental rights cases, claim the researchers behind the study.
2016.06.29 | Students
A group of economics and political science students have just won a case competition arranged in collaboration with the Department for Children and Young People in Aarhus Municipality.