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Dr. Manuela Meraner

Research Associate
Chair of Resource and Environmental Economics
Nußallee 21
D-53115 Bonn

Tel.: +49 (0)228-73-3036
Fax: +49 (0)228-73-5923

Office hours
Tuesday and Thursday: 9.30 – 11.30
and by arrangement






  • MAC -120 Behavioral Economics
  • ILR-01 Internship in Agricultural and Food Economics
  • BAS-120 Excursion in Agricultural and Food Economics



Meraner, M., Musshoff, O., & Finger, R. (2018). Using involvement to reduce inconsistencies in risk preference elicitation, Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, Volume 73, Pages 22-33, ISSN 2214-8043.

Meraner, M., Musshoff, O., & Finger, R. (2018). Data on risk preferences and risk literacy for a sample of German agricultural sciences students, Data in Brief, Volume 18, June 2018, Pages 1267-1271, ISSN 2352-3409.

Meraner, M., Pölling, B., & Finger, R. (2018). Data on farm diversification decisions and farmers’ risk preferences in the Ruhr Metropolitan region (Germany), Data in Brief, Volume 18, June 2018, Pages 9-12, ISSN 2352-3409.

Meraner, M., & Finger, R. (2017). Risk perceptions, preferences and management strategies: evidence from a case study using German livestock farmers. Journal of Risk Research, 1-26.

Meraner, M., & Finger, R. (2017). Data on German farmers risk preference, perception and management strategies. Data in Brief, 15, 102-105.

Mazzi, D., Bravin, E., Meraner, M., Finger, R., & Kuske, S. (2017). Economic Impact of the Introduction and Establishment of Drosophila suzukii on Sweet Cherry Production in Switzerland. Insects, 8(1), 18.

Meraner, M., Heijman, W., Kuhlman, T., & Finger, R. (2015). Determinants of farm diversification in the Netherlands. Land Use Policy, 42, 767-780.


Conference contributions

Meraner, M., Pölling, B., & Finger, R. (2017). Diversification in peri-urban agriculture: a case study in the Ruhr metropolitan region. In XV EAAE Congress.

Meraner, M., & Finger, R. (2016). Connecting farmers’ risk perceptions, preferences and management strategies. In 2016 Tagung der SGA: Umgang mit Unsicherheit in der Land- und Ernährungswirtschaft. SGA.

Meraner, M., & Finger, R. (2016). Motive Und Determinanten Des Agrartourismus–Eine Fallstudie Der Region Münster. In 56th Annual Conference, Bonn, Germany, September 28-30, 2016 (No. 244870). German Association of Agricultural Economists (GEWISOLA).



2014 - 2017 PhD at the University of Bonn: "Decision making under risk in agriculture - An experimental and survey based analysis"
2011 - 2013 Master of Food and Resource Economics and Management, University of Bonn and Master of Management Marketing and Consumer Studies, Wageningen University, (NL)
2007 - 2011 Bachelor of Science in Economics (Politische Ökonomik), University of Heidelberg, (D)




Last Updated:Wednesday, May 02, 2018