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2012.03.30 | Research

Students quantify immigrants' worth for Danish exports

Students quantify immigrants' worth for Danish exports Foreign labour represents a lot of unexploited potential in the Danish business community. A new Master's thesis from Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences, shows that a single immigrant can generate exports of DKK 166,000.

2012.03.30 | Research

Young voters prefer traditional media

Despite being labelled the 'Internet generation', 18 to 24-year-old voters still prefer mass media such as television, newspapers and radio during election campaigns. According to a researcher behind a new survey from Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences, political parties ought to choose a different marketing approach.

Scientific Director of iPSYCH, professor Anders Børglum, Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital Photo:Lars Kruse/AU Kommunikation

2012.03.19 | Research

Record-breaking grant: New research project to investigate the causes of mental disorders

Causes for mental disorders will now be thoroughly investigated. A new grant – the largest sum ever awarded to a Danish research team in this field – will support Danish researchers in their pursuit of understanding mental disorders. The project may also lead to new prevention and treatment methods.

Overview of the construction project
Pro-Rector Søren E. Frandsen

2012.03.05 | News from the management

Time out in construction project

We need to 'take a deep breath' until the framework for the project falls into place, explains Pro-Rector Frandsen.