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751-2904-00L  Current Topics in Agricultural Economics and Policy

SemesterSpring Semester 2017
LecturersR. Finger
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractIn this course students will deepen and apply their knowledge in a particular field of agricultural economic research. Furthermore, the application of methodological skills on real world examples is enabled in this course. Examination is based on a term paper and a presentation.
ObjectiveThis lecture enables students to further depend and apply theoretical knowledge in agricultural economics, methodological tool such as econometric or optimization models to current research topics. The course enables students to improve their writing and presentation skills.
ContentStudents will select among offered topics that are connected to current research projects of the Agricultural Economics and Policy Group. A list of topics will be presented in the first week of the semester.
Lecture notesKey literature will be provided in the beginning of the lecture
Prerequisites / NoticePrior knowledge from courses the field of agricultural economics is expected