Department of Economics
How are economic decisions made, and what are the consequences of these decisions?
By addressing these questions the Department of economics aims to understand major global challenges such as climate change, economic instability and growth, economic development and national and global welfare and inequality.
The Department is built around a number of internationally renowned research groups in a wide range of fields, providing high quality research and teaching in economics.
The faculty members constitute an enthusiastic group of women and men who delivers important contributions, both to the international research community, the government, and the public debate.
Seminar with Roland Hodler (University of St. Gallen)
CELE invites you to an Applied Micro Lunch Seminar with Roland Hodler (University of St. Gallen) on Tuesday, November 1. Roland presents a paper entitled “Ethnic geography: measurement and evidence".
Seminar with Po Yin Wong (NHH)
CELE invites you to an Applied Micro Lunch Seminar with Po Yin Wong (NHH) on Tuesday, October 18. Po Yin presents a paper entitled “Household Responses to Natural Disasters: Evidence on Labor and Credit Market Outcomes in...
Acceptance for boys dropping out
We hold men more accountable for their poor achievements, according to a new study from NHH. The pattern is the same as seen in international education research: Boys receive poorer grades than girls for the same...
Seminar with Dario Pozzoli (Copenhagen Business School)
CELE invites you to an Applied Micro Lunch Seminar with Dario Pozzoli (Copenhagen Business School) on Tuesday, September 27. Dario presents a paper entitled “Trade Induced Skill Upgrading: the Case of Denmark and Portugal"...
"Fine schedule with heterogenous cartels: are the wrong cartels deterred?"
Journal of Competition Law & Economics 12 (2) 2016, 263-277
Nicolas Treich and Fred Schroyen
"The power of money: wealth effects in contests"