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Ausbildung  |   Forschungstätigkeit  |   Stipendien

Ausbildung

2005-2008 GEORG-AUGUST-UNIVERSITÄT GÖTTINGEN, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Göttingen, Germany
PhD studies in Agricultural Economics
PhD thesis: “Determinants of Pricing in the EU fresh Fruit and Vegetable Markets: The EU Entry Price System and Spatial and Vertical Price Transmission”, Advisor: Prof. Stephan von Cramon-Taubadel
2002-2004 UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, Department of Applied Economics, Minneapolis, USA
Master of Science in Applied Economics,
Master thesis: “Market Opportunities for High-Value Foods in Peru: Analysis of the Engel-Relation by a Switching Regression Approach”, Advisor: Prof. Jean Kinsey
1994-2000 HUMBOLDT-UNIVERSITÄT ZU BERLIN, Institute of Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences, Berlin, Germany
Diplom-Ingenieur in Agriculture
Diploma thesis: “Liberalization of Financial Markets in Developing Countries: Implications of the Asian Crisis”, Advisor: Prof. Harald von Witzke

Forschungstätigkeit

since 2008 LEIBNIZ-INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE, Halle, Germany
Post-Doc Researcher
2005-2008 GEORG-AUGUST-UNIVERSITÄT GÖTTINGEN, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Göttingen, Germany
Research Assistant in the project “Deregulation of Agricultural Trade in Israel and its Influence on Agricultural Product Trade with the European Union”, in cooperation with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
2006 HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM, Department of Agricultural Economics, Rehovot, Israel
Guest Researcher
2002-2004 UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA , Food Industry Center, Minneapolis, USA
Research Assistant in the project “Globalization of the Market for High-value Foods”
1997 HUMBOLDT-UNIVERSITÄT ZU BERLIN, Institute of Agricultural Economics and Social Sciences, Berlin, Germany
Student Researcher in the project “Future Development of the EU Agricultural Policy: Perspectives for the newly-formed German states”

Stipendien

2007 Schaumann-Stiftung
2003 Center for International Agricultural Policy, University of Minnesota
2002 FAZIT-Stiftung, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
1997 DAAD