2016.02.16 | Research news
If lone terrorists were really alone and radicalised in complete isolation from surrounding society, they would be impossible to intercept. But scientific evidence shows that they are in fact less detached from their surroundings than is commonly believed, which makes it possible for the authorities to detect them in time, according to a…
2016.02.12 | Research news
The future begins now, according to a report on the Danish manufacturing sector prepared by Aarhus BSS and consultancy McKinsey. If Danish manufacturers want to do well in ten years’ time, they must act immediately.
2016.02.04 | Aarhus BSS
Satisfaction measurements may provide a misleading image of the quality of public institutions. Research from Aarhus BSS shows that caution is necessary when decisions influencing the life of citizens are made on the basis of evaluation results.
2016.01.29 | Research news
Our knowledge of food and our kitchen skills are highly dependent on our level of income and on whether we have children living at home. This is the result of a study conducted by the MAPP Centre at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University.
2016.01.28 | Research news
Together with his colleague Laurent Gautier from the Université de Dijon, Associate Professor Patrick Leroyer from the Department of Business Communication at Aarhus BSS has developed a completely new type of online dictionary for connoisseurs in the Burgundy wine industry. The dictionary, which contains terminology on the tasting of Burgundy…
2016.01.28 | Aarhus BSS
Aarhus BSS has received the preliminary green light to set up a new, unique degree programme for conference interpreters. The one-year programme aims to turn the participants into specialists in their fields, capable of providing simultaneous interpretation at EU talks and in other international settings.
2016.01.25 | Aarhus BSS
Solo terrorism: Lasse Lindekilde, associate professor of political science, throws light on why lone terrorists act the way they do. The explanation may surprise you (YouTube video).
2015.12.15 | Talent development
Michael Svarer, professor of economics at Aarhus BSS, has just been appointed president of the four-member chairmanship of the Economic Council. We caught up with him shortly before lunch on a busy day, and had a chance to ask him about his expectations for his new job. Current issues, including the integration of immigrants into the Danish…
2015.12.15 | Research news
Sanne Wøhlk thinks that rubbish is fascinating. She’s an associate professor of logistics at Aarhus BSS, and will be spending the next couple of years researching more efficient ways of collecting and transporting waste. The Danish Council for Independent Research has just allocated a grant of 4.1 million Danish kroner (600,000 US dollars) to her…
2015.12.15 | Knowledge exchange
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Denmark with Ambassador Peter Taksøe-Jensen in front had initiated a debate on economic diplomacy in a globalised world. Researchers from Aarhus BSS and representatives from the business community shared their knowledge and experiences.