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.


PhD student in Economics Kristoffer Holst Ibsen Photo: Private

2021.04.15 | People

Top ten in econometrics

This year, a group of four PhD students from the Department of Economics and Business Economics ranked among the ten best participants at Econometric Game, the world championship in econometrics.

Professor of economics Torben M. Andersen will head the expert group. Photo: AU

2021.04.08 | Knowledge exchange

Renewed request for expert group

The government has once again requested assistance from the economic expert group consisting of Torben M. Andersen, Michael Svarer and Philipp Schröder. They are to present their recommendations for phasing out the bailout packages.

2021.02.25 | People

Michael Svarer to head green expert group

Professor of economics Michael Svarer, Aarhus BSS at Aarhus University, will head an expert group tasked with presenting different scenarios for the taxation of CO2 emissions.


Mon 19 Apr
13:00-18:00 | Online teaching hosted by University of Copenhagen, Department of Economics and CEBI
DGPE PhD course: Subjective Beliefs in Macroeconomics and Household Finance
19-23 April 2021. Lecturers: Yueran Ma, Michael McMahon, Chris Roth, Johannes Wohlfart, Florian Zimmermann.
Mon 19 Apr
13:00-21:00 | Online teaching hosted by Aarhus University
DGPE PhD course: Introduction to Stochastic Programming
19-23 April 2021 Lecturer: Walter Rei
Fri 23 Apr
12:15-13:15 | via Zoom
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Emil Bustos, Stockholm School of Economics
Title: The Effect of Centrally Bargained Wages on Firm Growth
Fri 23 Apr
13:00-14:00 | Online via Zoom
AROS Seminar: Preregistering Qualitative Research
By Tamarinde Haven (Charité Berlin)



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

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