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

2019.08.19 | Grants

Ran Sun Lyng receives international postdoc grant from DFF

Postdoc Ran Sun Lyng has received an international postdoc grant of DKK 1,442,000 from The Independent Research Fund Denmark (DFF) for her project entitled “Matching and Welfare Analysis of the Danish Mortgage Market.” Project description: Buying a home is the most important financial decision that most people will make in their life. The…

Stine Toft. Photo: Private

2019.08.16 | Education news

First Public Policy graduate from Aarhus BSS

In autumn 2014, the first group of students enrolled on the interdisciplinary Bachelor’s degree programme in Public Policy. Stine Toft is the first graduate from the programme and is now working in the Economic Council of the Labour Movement (Arbejderbevægelsens Erhvervsråd).

2019.06.19 | Knowledge exchange

Peter Løchte Jørgensen re-elected for JØP

Professor Peter Løchte Jørgensen has been re-elected for a 2-year period for the board for Juristernes og Økonomernes Pensionskasse, JØP. Read more

Events

Thu 22 Aug
14:15-17:00 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2624, auditorium E1
PhD defence: Martin Thyrsgaard
Topic: Intraday periodicity in cross-market trading
Fri 23 Aug
13:30-14:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632(L), Room L161
FIND seminar: Elisa Giannone, Penn State University
Title: Skill-biased Technical Change and Regional Convergence
Mon 26 Aug
09:00-15:00 | Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University, Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2628, room M107
DGPE PhD course: Genoeconomics
26-30 August 2019. Lecturers: Daniel Benjamin and Patrick Turley
Tue 27 Aug
12:05-12:35 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 115
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar: Julie Thøgersen - Department of Mathematics
Title: Push-pull competition in a non-life insurance market

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Research

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

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