RTG 1666: Transformation of Global Agri-Food Systems

Research Colloquium (Summer Term 2016)

Jo Swinnen
(KU Leuven)
“The Economics of Global Food Value Chains”.
One-week lecture as Mercator Fellow.

J.V. Meenakshi
(Delhi School of Economics, India)
Title: Trends and Patterns in the Triple Burden of Malnutrition in India
Date: Wednesday, 8 June 2016, 10:15-11:45 am
Venue: OEC 0.168 (Oeconomicum)

Jo Swinnen
(KU Leuven, Belgium)
Title: On the Economics and Politics of Food Standards and Value Chains
Date/time: Tuesday, 24 May 2016, 16:15 to 17:45 pm
Venue: ZHG 102

David Abler
(Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences)
Title: Fertilizer Use in China: Why Is It So High, and What Can Be Done to Reduce It?
Date: Tuesday, 17.05.2016, 16:15 to 17:45
Venue: ZHG 102

Eugenio Diaz Bonilla
(Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI, USA)
"Price volatility and food security: conceptual, measurement, and policy issues"
Date: 26 April 2016, 16:00-18:00
Venue: ZHG 102

Eugenio Diaz Bonilla
(Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI, USA)
"Macroeconomics, trade, and food security"
Date: 26 April 2016, 10:00-12:00
Venue: GlobalFood meeting room, HDW 12