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.


Lagrange Consulting Group consisting of Tjalfe Bang Johannesen, Michael Gadegaard Espersen, Olivia Katharina Friberg and Christine Højsted Ankjær Photo: Elena Mattana

2021.07.01 | Knowledge exchange, Student collaboration

Case Competition: The effect of the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel on Danish-German trade

How much will the Fehmarnbelt Tunnel impact the trade between Denmark and Northern Germany? Master’s degree students from Public Policy at Aarhus BSS have helped the German-Danish Chamber of Commerce find an answer.

2021.06.30 | Podcast

Har du personlighed til at blive CEO?

Topchefer er ikke helt som dig og mig. Forskningen viser, at topchefer har nogle særlige personlighedstræk. Det fortæller lektor Tom Aabo i denne podcast, hvor han også kommer med råd til, hvordan ledere kan arbejde med deres svage sider. Eller hvordan folk med lederdrømme kan udvikle deres personlighed.

Opening of CIBP

2021.06.21 | Ceremony

New research centre open: Bringing psychology into business research

Aarhus BSS’ new research centre ‘Centre for Integrative Business Psychology’ is now officially open. Researchers from the fields of psychology, management and economics are to conduct basic research within topics such as sustainability, consumer behaviour, nudging and business ethics.


Fri 13 Aug
12:15-13:00 | Building 2632(L), room 242
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Gregory Veramendi, University of Munich
Title: The Labor Market Returns to Delaying Pregnancy
Fri 20 Aug
12:15-13:00 | Building 2632 (L), room 242
Labour & Public Policy Seminar: Niels-Hugo Blunch, Washington and Lee University
Title: Don’t Speak? Examining the Proximate Correlates of Tolerance as Measured by the Attitudes Towards the Freedom of Speech.
Tue 31 Aug
13:00-14:00 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2621(B), room 122
CORAL Seminar: Julia Pahl, SDU Engineering Operations Management
Title: Maritime Spare Parts Logistics Management
Thu 02 Sep
14:00-15:30 | Fuglesangs Allé 4, 8210 Aarhus V, building 2632(L), room L161
FIND Online Seminar: Sanne Kruse-Becher, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Title: TBA



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

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