Department of

Economics and Business Economics

The Department of Economics and Business Economics is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the five 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.


2020.10.21 | People

New commission aims to increase employment

Researchers from the Department of Economics and Business Economics at Aarhus BSS are strongly represented in a new commission appointed by the government. The commission is headed by Professor Nina Smith, and Professor Philipp Schröder is a member.

Nicolaj Nørgaard Mühlbach

2020.08.17 | Grants

Nicolaj Nørgaard Mühlbach receives DFF International postdoc grant

Nicolaj Nørgaard Mühlbach has received an international postdoc grant of DKK 1,520,000 from The Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF) for his project entitled “The Economics of Modern Technology”. Read more

2020.06.18 | Grants

New Lundbeck Foundation fellow from Aarhus BSS

Bjarni Vilhjálmsson from the Department of Economics and Business Economics at Aarhus BSS has just received a Lundbeck Foundation fellowship. He will focus on developing statistical methods for the study of mental disorders. The methods will allow for a better exploration of the interplay between genetic and environmental factors when determining…


Tue 03 Nov
12:05-12:35 | Online
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar: Daniel Borup, AU
Title: The role of narratives in the real economy and financial markets: Quantitative evidence from COVID-19
Wed 04 Nov
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242 + Online
ABC Colloquium Lunch Seminar Series: Evelyn Caroline Braumann, Aarhus University
Title: Risk Management and Digitalization in Times of Covid-19
Thu 05 Nov
09:00-18:00 | Online due to the Covid-19 situation
DGPE workshop 2020
5 November 2020
Thu 05 Nov
12:00-13:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, 2632(L)-242
Macro Seminar Series: Shiyun Zhang, Aarhus University
Title: Cohabitation, Marriage and Time Allocation



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

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