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Vice-President for Research
Professor Bernhard Brümmer

Professor Bernhard Brümmer has been the University of Göttingen's Vice-President for Research since 1 April 2021. The University Senate elected Brümmer, who holds the Chair of Agricultural Market Analysis, for a term of two years. Previously, he was the Dean of Finance of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences for four years.

Referentin

Dr Anna Stuhldreher
Office of Vice-President for Research

Phone +49 551 39-21055
Fax +49 551 39-18-21055
referentin.vp-forschung@uni-goettingen.de


Academic and professional career

since 2011 W3 Professorship for Agricultural Economics, University of Göttingen
2005 - 2011 W2 Professorship for Agricultural Economics, University of Göttingen
2002 - 2005 Assistant professor (‘Wissenschaftlicher Assistent’), Institute of Agricultural Economics, University of Göttingen
2001 - 2002 Research Associate (‘Akademischer Rat’), Institute of Agricultural Economics, University of Kiel
1996 - 2001 Ph.D. in agricultural economics, University of Kiel (Dr.sc.agr. summa cum laude 2001)
1995 - 1996 Studies in agricultural economics, Wageningen Agricultural University (European M.Sc. in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness 1996)
1991 - 1996 Studies in agricultural economics, University of Kiel (Diploma in Agricultural Sciences ‚Diplom-Agraringenieur‘ 1996)

Awards, scholarships and memberships

2015 Offered a Chair for International Agricultural Trade and Development (W3) at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (declined)
2006 Offered a Chair for Agricultural Policy (W3) at the University of Hohenheim (declined)
2004 German Association of Agricultural Economics Award for outstanding work by a young researcher
2002 European Association of Agricultural Economics Award for the best article in the European Review of Agricultural Economics by a young scientist(2002)
2002 Kiel University Faculty of Agriculture Award for the best Ph.D. thesis

Management and committee responsibilities

2017 - 2021 Dean of Finance of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Seit 2016 Review Board Member of DFG Review Board 207, Agricultural, Forestry and Veterinary Sciences
Seit 2016 Editorial Board of the European Review of Agricultural Economics
Seit 2012 Board member of the Centre for Biodiversity and Sustainable Land Use (CBL), Executive Director from 2016-2019
2010 - 2018 Member of the Scientific Advisory Board at the Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Halle (Saale), Chair (2016 - 2018)

Research Interests

  • International trade in the agri-food sector - market integration, price volatility, trade costs
  • Resource productivity in agri-food value chains
  • Reform of the Common Agricultural Policy
  • Agricultural trade and sustainable development


Top Publications (selection)

2021 | Journal Article
​ Effects of Variable EU Import Levies on Corn Price Volatility.
Berger, J., B. Dalheimer & B. Brümmer (2021)
Food Policy, 102.
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2019 | Journal Article | Original Work
​ Does GlobalGAP certification promote agrifood exports?
Fiankor, D. Fiankor, Dela-Dem Doe; Flachsbarth, I.; Masood, A.& Brümmer, B. (2019)
European Review of Agricultural Economics, 47 (1): 247-272.​
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2019 | Journal Article | Original Work
​ Exports and governance: the role of private voluntary agrifood standards
Fiankor, D. Fiankor, Dela-Dem Doe; Martínez-Zarzoso, I. & Brümmer, B. (2019)
Agricultural Economics, 50(3) pp. 341-352.​
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2018 | Journal Article
​ Productivity growth measurement and decomposition under a dynamic inefficiency specification: The case of German dairy farms
Skevas, I.; Emvalomatis, G.& Brümmer, B. (2018)
European Journal of Operational Research, 271(1) pp. 250-261.​
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2017 | Journal Article
​ Technical efficiency and the impact of grassland use right leasing on livestock grazing on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau
Huang, W.; Brümmer, B. & Huntsinger, L. (2017)
Land Use Policy, 64 pp. 342-352.​
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2016 | Journal Article
​ Volatility in Oilseeds and Vegetable Oils Markets: Drivers and Spillovers
Brümmer, B.; Korn, O.; Schlüßler, K.& Jaghdani, T. J. (2016)
Journal of Agricultural Economics, 67(3) pp. 685-705.​
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2016 | Journal Article
​ Incorporating measures of grassland productivity into efficiency estimates for livestock grazing on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in China
Huang, W.; Brümmer, B. & Huntsinger, L. (2016)
Ecological Economics, 122 pp. 1-11.​
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2016 | Journal Article
​ Preference Erosion - The Case of Everything But Arms and Sugar
Kopp, T.; Prehn, S.& Brümmer, B. (2016)
The World Economy, 39(9) pp. 1339-1359.​
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2013 | Journal Article
​ Wheat export restrictions and domestic market effects in Russia and Ukraine during the food crisis
Götz, L.; Glauben, T.& Brümmer, B. (2013)
Food Policy, 38 pp. 214-226.​
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2012 | Journal Article
​ Farmer Participation in Supermarket Channels, Production Technology, and Efficiency: The Case of Vegetables in Kenya
Rao, E. J. O.; Qaim, M. & Brümmer, B. (2012)
American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 94(4) pp. 891-912.​
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