Department of Economics and Business Economics

Peder Harbjerg Nielsen

Associate professor

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Peder Harbjerg Nielsen

Associate professor

  • Department of Economics and Business Economics
Postal address:
Fuglesangs Allé 4
2631, 17
8210
Aarhus V
Denmark

Email: phn@econ.au.dk

Mobile: +4526241302

EDUCATION

Cand.merc. 1974: Masters of Science degree in Business Economics from The Aarhus School of Business. Specialization in Operations Research, Quantitative Techniques, and Finance

H.A. 1972: Bachelors degree in Business Economics from The Aarhus School of Business

FIELDS OF SPECIALIZATION

Investments: Investments and Personal Finance
Corporate Finance: Capital Structure, Capital Budgeting, and Corporate Valuation

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

1978 - present: Associate Professor, Department of Business Studies, The Aarhus University School of Business

Spring 1988, 90, 91 Visiting Professor, Oregon State University, College of
93 and 95 Business

1984-85: General Manager of a Danish mutual fund named Spartacus

1974 - 78: Assistant Professor, Department of Finance, The Aarhus School of Business

1971 - 74: Instructor, Department of Information Science, The Aarhus School of Business

OTHER BUSINESS OCCUPATIONS

1979 - 1996: Director (board member) in a number of Danish Investment Companies such as DIFKO, EPA, and Investment Manager.

OTHER TEACHING EXPERIENCES

1992 - 2002: Teacher of Corporate Finance in the ICPE-MBA-programme. ICPE is the International Center for Public Enterprises in Developing Countries, Ljubljana, Slovenia

1987 - 2008: External Associate Professor, University of Southern Denmark and Aalborg University

AWARD

Awarded Teacher of the Year by the Student Council in 1994