The department has a strong tradition for high-quality research within the fields of economics and business. The research covers both theoretical and empirical subjects, but the use of economic theory and quantitative methods, such as mathematics, statistics, econometrics and computer science, characterizes most research projects.
The research and teaching activities at the department are organized within four groups:
- Accounting and Finance
- Econometrics and Management Science
- Macroeconomics, International Economics and Economic History
Cross-disciplinary focus areas
The department has three cross-disciplinary focus areas: Accounting and Finance, Economic Development (HEDG), and health economics COHERE - Centre of Health Economics Research.
It is our goal to conduct research at a high international level as visualised through publications in leading international journals. See the department's publications here:
- Selected publications
- Full list of publications
- Discussion Papers on Business and Economics
- COHERE Discussion Papers
The department educates PhD candidates to the highest standards within our research areas. Read more