The Dale T. Mortensen Centre (DTMC) is a research centre at the Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University (AU). It was founded in 2017 based on a grant from AU. DTMC carries out research on markets with search frictions, and related areas in economics and econometrics. This research is important for improving our understanding of the functioning of markets, and to generate better predictions and policy analyses.  


Beverly Mortensen

2018.03.16 | People

Speech by Beverly Mortensen, Dale's widow

"The Dale I knew, what would he do today - after Trump and Brexit?"

2017.09.14 | People

Dale's secretary awarded medal by the Queen of Denmark

Kirsten Stentoft is awarded the Queen’s Silver Medal of Merit for her extraordinary contribution at the Department of Economics and Business Economics throughout 40 years.

2017.08.11 | Public/media

Aarhus BSS establishes the Dale T. Mortensen Centre

Three years after the passing of Nobel Prize winner Dale T. Mortensen, Aarhus BSS at Aarhus University now establishes a new research centre to develop the theories of the American economics professor.


Wed 30 Oct
12:00-13:00 | Hovedgaden 16, 8400 Ebeltoft, Denmark
The 3rd Dale T. Mortensen Centre Conference
The annual DTMC conference takes place from 30 October to 2 November 2019 at Molskroen in Ebeltoft, Denmark, this year. Submission deadline: 1 September 2019 Registration deadline: 1 October 2019