2014.10.14 | News from the management
BSS has just received the official letter from EFMD’s Awarding Body stating that the school is granted EQUIS accreditation for the next three years.
2014.10.02 | Education news
A new class of students on the new BA programme in Public Policy have begun their studies, working in the intersection between economics and political science. We have spoken to the student orientation secretaries, the director of studies and one of the new Public Policy students about what the first weeks have been like.
2014.09.30 | Awards
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
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
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.
2014.09.15 | Awards
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…
2014.08.28 | Knowledge exchange
Losing an unborn child is a traumatic experience, and many women who go through this have to be admitted to psychiatric treatment. Such are the results of a new study from Aarhus University.
2014.08.07 | Research news
With the first day of school and the institution of the new school reform just around the corner, the matter of our children’s schooling and well-being is highly topical. At the end of August, TrygFonden’s Centre for Child Research hosts a conference focusing on precisely this topic. Over the course of two days, Danish and international…
2014.07.24 | Health and disease
Professor Preben Bo Mortensen, Department of Economics and Business has participated in a research project, in which genetic researchers from 34 countries have joined forces to take a closer look at the biological causes of schizophrenia. In an article in Nature, researchers from Aarhus are among those pinpointing 80 new genes linked to the…
2014.07.16 | Awards
Professor Asger Lunde from the Department of Economics and Business at Aarhus University’s School of Business and Social Sciences is the only person from a Danish university to be included in the Economics and Business list of the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds in 2014.