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Maximilian Meyer

Maximilian Meyer

M.Sc. Agricultural and Food Economics

PhD Student
Chair of Economics of Sustainable Land Use and Bioeconomy
Nussallee 19
D-53115 Bonn, Germany

Phone: +49 (0)228 73-3548


Research Interests

  • Environmental Economics
  • Land use change & natural resources issues of the global south
  • Palm oil production and value chains


M.Sc. Agricultural and Food Economics - University of Bonn, Germany
Major in Resource and Environmental Economics

B.Sc. Agricultural Sciences - University of Bonn, Germany
Focus: Economics of the agricultural and nutritional sector

Research Project

SFB Future Rural Africa: Future-making and social-ecological transformation (Collaborative Research Center 228)
Project A01: Future Carbon Storage


04/2018 - present CRC 228: Future Rural Africa
Subproject A01: Future Carbon Storage

PhD Student
10/2017 - 03/2018 Chair of Economics of Sustainable Land Use and Bioeconomy, University of Bonn
Scientific assistant
04/2017 - 05/2017 Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia
Research field trip
04/2015 - 08/2017 Chair of Resource and Environmental Economics, University of Bonn
Student assistant

Publications and Conference Contributions

Rahman, S.A.; Baral, H.;  Sharma, R.; Samsudin, Y.B.; Meyer, M.; Lo, M.; Artati, Y.; Simamora, T.I.; Andini, S.; Leksono, B.; Roshetko; J.M.; Lee, S.M.; Sunderland, T. (2019): Integrating bioenergy and food production on degraded landscapes in Indonesia for improved socioeconomic and environmental outcomes. Food and Energy Security 2 (2). Link

Meyer, M. (2018): Smallholder palm oil production in Central Kalimantan – Assessing scope for improving environmental and economic performance, Conference Presentation, Global Landscapes Forum 2017, 20th December 2017, Bonn. Link

Meyer, M. (2018): Palmöl - Wahre Kosten und Alternativen zu Palmöl? Bundeszentrum für Ernährung. Link

Sharma, R.; Nehren, U.; Rahman, S.A.; Meyer, M.; Rimal, B.; Aria Seta, G.; Baral, H. (2018) Modeling Land Use and Land Cover Changes and Their Effects on Biodiversity in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia. Land 2018, 7, 57. Link



Last updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2019