Department of

Economics and Business Economics

The Department of Economics and Business Economics is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. The academic staff teaches and carries out research into microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, finance and accounting, as well as operations research. The department has a strong international focus in its research and degree programmes. Read our full profile.


News

2019.10.14 | Research news

Repeated febrile convulsions linked to epilepsy and psychiatric disorders

Children who suffer repeated febrile convulsions have an increased risk of developing epilepsy and psychiatric disorders later in life. This is shown by a comprehensive register-based study conducted by Julie Werenberg Dreyer and colleagues.

2019.10.11 | Awards

Award for original research idea

Independent Research Fund Denmark presents the award for the original research idea of the year to Per Mouritsen from the Department of Political Science at Aarhus BSS. Professor of Economics Julia Nafziger is also part of the research project "Outside Citizenship: The Making and Integration of Denizens".

2019.09.03 | Research news

Voluntary national tests may affect weak students

Academically, primary and secondary school students of low socioeconomic status benefit significantly from national tests. However, schools with the most disadvantaged students are also most likely to opt out of the tests.

Events

Tue 22 Oct
09:00-16:40 | Finlandsgade 27, 5361-144, 8200 Aarhus N
Workshop: Software Carpentry with R
Tue 22 Oct
10:00-22:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632(L), Room 161
FIND Research Centre Workshop
FIND Workshop in collaboration with FIND Senior Fellow, Raymond Riezman.
Wed 23 Oct
09:30-18:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V
MBA årsmøde 2019: "Personligt lederskab"
Wed 23 Oct
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
ABC Colloquium Lunch Seminar Series: Stefan Schaper, Aarhus University
Title: Assessing substantive information in UK Modern Slavery Statements

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Research

Distinguished Speaker Seminar: Bo E. Honoré, Princeton University Title: Selection without Exclusion

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