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.


News

Professor of psychiatric epidemiology Preben Bo Mortensen Photo: Birthe Vembye

2021.05.25 | Awards

Preben Bo Mortensen receives the 2021 Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award

Professor of psychiatric epidemiology Preben Bo Mortensen receives the Rigmor and Carl Holst-Knudsen Award for Scientific Research 2021 for his crucial research into the causes of psychological disorders.

Assistant professor Eva Rye Johansen Photo: Anne Kring

2021.05.25 | Grants

Girls who start school early live a wild life as teenagers

Assistant professor of economics Eva Rye Johansen has received the Aarhus University Research Foundation PhD talent prize of DKK 50,000 for her extraordinary research results and research communication about teenagers' risky health behaviours.

Head of the new expert group, professor of economics Torben M. Andersen Photo: AU

2021.05.20 | Knowledge exchange, Knowledge exchange

Economists to outline long-term coronavirus strategy

Professor of economics Torben M. Andersen is to head a new expert group which will outline a long-term strategy for dealing with coronavirus in Denmark. Professor of economics Michael Svarer will also participate in the group.

Events

Mon 14 Jun
12:05-12:30 | via Zoom
PhD Lunch Seminar
Özge Serbest & Christina Munkholm Andersen
Tue 15 Jun
09:30-11:00 | Online via Zoom
FIND Seminar: Ziho Park, University of Chicago
Title: Import Competition and Internal Firm Network: Establishment-level Analysis
Fri 18 Jun
12:15-13:00 | via Zoom
Labour and Public Policy Seminar: Alexander Fischer, Aarhus University
Titel: Rank effects and skill formation
Fri 18 Jun
13:00-14:00 | Online via Zoom
AROS Seminar: Open and Transparent Research in the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond
By Rima-Maria Rahal (Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods)

Education


Research

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

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