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

2019.10.30 | Research news

The Danes have new neighbours

New analysis from TrygFonden's Centre for Child Research at Aarhus BSS shows that over the past 31 years, non-Western immigrants and descendants increasingly live side-by-side with the rest of the population. However, residential segregation between the richest and the poorest Danes is increasing today.

2019.10.30 | Research news

Mentally ill die many years earlier than others

New research from Aarhus BSS confirms that people with mental disorders have an increased risk of premature mortality. When compared to the general population, average life expectancy is respectively 10 and 7 years shorter for men and women with mental disorders.

2019.10.30 | Research news

Significantly fewer pregnant women take antidepressants

Since 2011, the number of women receiving antidepressants during pregnancy has fallen by 33 per cent. This is shown by a comprehensive register-based study from Aarhus University. Postdoc Julie Werenberg Dreier from the National Centre for Register-based Research is behind the study.

Events

Fri 01 Nov
09:00-16:00 | Aarhus BSS, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V
PhD course: Research Processes in Operations Research with Applications in Logistics
Winter 2019-20. Organiser: CORAL
Thu 14 Nov
12:00-13:15 | Fuglesangs Alle 4, 2630, K101
TrygFonden's Child Research Seminar Series: Elena Mattana, AU
Effects of School Referral on Bilingual Children Outcomes
Thu 14 Nov
12:00-13:00 | Kobæk Strand Conference Center, Kobækvej 85, 4230 Skælskør
DGPE Workshop 2019
14-15 November 2019. Keynote: Rasmus Lentz
Thu 14 Nov
14:15-15:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 101
Accounting and Finance Seminar: Daniel Schmidt, HEC Paris
Title: Uncertainty about What's in the Price

Education


Research

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

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