Sie sind hier: ILRProduktionsökonomikForschung Seminar Series in Agricultural Economics

The Agricultural Economics seminar series is aiming to foster the exchange on recent topics in the field of agricultural, agribusiness and production economics. The seminar series also aims explicitly to give students the possibility to get in touch with recent developments in research but also practice. Exact days and rooms as well as information on past and upcoming presentations will be displayed here. All staff and students are welcome! If you want to present your work or you want to suggest potential speakers please contact Wolfgang Britz (

Upcoming Presentations 2016


*ME = Meckenheimer Allee 174
*NU = Nußallee 19

All staff members and students are welcome to attend! Please find further information at


Presentations held in 2015

Denitsa Angelova (Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO)). State-contingent production: the
case of Saxony-Anhalt. 18. Nov.2015

Mini-Symposium zu Potentialen und Herausforderungen von wetterindexbasierten Versicherungslösungen mehr.... 10. Nov.2015

Robert Huber (Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL). Matching supply and demand in the agricultural provision of environmental goods and services. 04.Nov.2015

Janine Schweier (University of Freiburg, Germany). Environmental and economical assessment of wood supply chains with respect to different harvesting procedures. 22.Oct.2015

Stefan Mann (Socioeconomics Group, Agroscope Research Station, Tänikon, Switzerland). Responsibility Goods - the concept and two complementary case studies from Sierra Leone. Sept 07, 2015

Hyung Sik Choi (Bio-economy project, Institute of Agricultural Policy and Markets, University of Hohenheim) ‘“Potential effects of perfect seasonal climate forecasting on agricultural markets, welfare and land use: A case study of Spain’. July 08, 2015

Rosane Nunes de Faria (Federal University of Sao Carlos, Brasil) “Empirical evidence on the trade impact of asynchronous regulatory approval of new GMO events”. July 01, 2015

Helmut Saatkamp (Wageningen University, Business Economics Group, The Netherlands) “Highly Contagious Livestock Diseases in economic context: causes, types, extent and distribution”. June 12, 2015

Daniel Müller (Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), and Humboldt University of Berlin) "Can the former Soviet Union contribute to reducing the looming global land scarcity"? May 19, 2015

Matthias Kalkuhl (Center for Develoment research, University of Bonn). ‘Determinants of food price volatility in developing countries – the role of trade and storage policies’. June 01, 2015

Mekbib Haile (Center for Develoment research, University of Bonn) ‘Access to Information and Price Expectation Efficiency of Smallholder Farmers: Theory and Empirics’. June 10, 2015

Presentations held in 2014/2015

Sarah Conradt (ETH Zürich, Switzerland). Design of index-based weather insurance contracts – a case study for Kazakhstan. April 28, 2014

Kurt Jäger (Euro Pool System International GmbH). Kooperationen als strategische Mittel der Kundenbindung. May 16, 2014

Chirantan Banerjee (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GIZ). Weather Derivatives Revisited: problems, solutions and cases. July 14, 2014

Christian Troost (University of Hohenheim) Dealing with Uncertainty in Agent-Based Simulation: Farm-Level Modeling of Adaptation to Climate Change in Southwest Germany, December 11, 2014

Laura Hombach (University of Aachen) Optimal design of efficient supply chains for biofuels, December 11, 2014

Utkur Djanibekov (University of Bonn) Payments for ecosystem services under revenue uncertainty, January 14, 2014

Jan-Henning Feil (University of Göttingen) Modeling optimal investment and disinvestment decisions in competitive agricultural markets: a real, January 29, 2014

Linda Arata (Università Cattolica, Piacenza) Incorporating Risk in a Positive Mathematical Programming Framework: a Dual Approach, February 03, 2014

Zuletzt geändert:22.01.2016