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.


2019.05.13 | Grants

IRFD grants to department members

Two researchers from the Department of Economics and Business Economics have received grants from the Independent Research Fund Denmark:

2019.05.03 | Research news

New interdisciplinary SDG network led by Sanne Wøhlk will work on “Overcoming the Challenges of a Circular Economy”

The network comprises 25 researchers from six departments and three faculties – nine of the researchers are external partners. The network addresses two of UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

2019.03.01 | Public/media, Knowledge exchange, Business Innovation Economics

Podcast: The robots are coming 2 – A future with automation

In this podcast from Aarhus BSS, Professor Philipp Schrøder talks about what it would take for Denmark to harvest the gains of automation, and he warns against the hidden villain that could destroy everything.


Tue 21 May
12:05-12:50 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 115
Joint Econometrics-Finance Lunch Seminar (extended): Yana Petrova, Lund University
Title: stimation in Interactive Effects Fixed-T Panel Regressions with Heterogeneous or Homogeneous Slopes
Tue 21 May
14:15-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room 242
Economics Seminar Series: Miriam Wüst, University of Copenhagen and The Danish Center for Social Science Research-VIVE
Title: Beyond Treatment Exposure: The Timing of Early Interventions and Children’s Health
Wed 22 May
12:15-13:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2630(K), room 102
MOB Seminar Series: Nikolaj Kirkeby Niebuhr, Aarhus University
Title: Managerial overconfidence and self-reported success
Wed 22 May
14:15-15:15 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, Building 2632(L), Room L161
Tuborg Research Centre Seminar: Balazs Muraközy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Title: Technological Change and Skill Demand in Non-Competitive Labor Markets