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Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO)

The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) analyses economic, social and political processes of change in the agricultural and food sector, and in rural areas. The geographic focus covers the enlarging EU, transition regions of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe, as well as Central and Eastern Asia.


21 September 2017

IAMO Newsletter 3/2017 issued

IAMO involved in new DFG-funded research unit on land markets +++ IAMO partner in Horizon 2020 project SURE-Farm +++ New research project on animal husbandry in Central Asia +++ This and more news in IAMO Newsletter 3/2017, issued today.

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19 September 2017

IAMO researchers awarded with GEWISOLA Best Paper and Best Presentation Awards

The 57th Annual Conference of the German Society of Economic and Social Sciences in Agriculture (GEWISOLA) was held together with the 27th Annual Conference of the Austrian Society of Economics (ÖGA). IAMO researchers Franziska Appel as well as Dr. Linde Götz and Dr. Tinoush Jamali Jaghdani received...

The conference, which took place on 13-15 September 2017 at the Technical University of Munich in Freising-Weihenstephan, Germany, was held under the motto "Bridging the Gap between Resource Efficiency and Society’s Expectations in the Agricultural...

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Latest Press Release

27 August 2017 | Press Release 08/2017

The EU-Georgia Trade Agreement: The Impact on Agricultural Trade and Welfare

IAMO Policy Brief 32 names adaptation strategies for the new trading conditions

September 2014 saw the signing of the so-called Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA) between the European Union (EU) and Georgia. Two years later the agreement entered into effect, enabling both partners to trade within the scope of...

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18 July 2017 | Press Release 07/2017

World-wide cooperation needed to redesign global food systems for a sustainable future

International scientists met with representatives from politics and business at the IAMO Forum 2017 in Halle (Saale), Germany, from 21 to 23 June 2017 to discuss food security and trade in the context of globalization and geopolitical tensions.

The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) performs basic and applied research in the agricultural and food sector as well as rural areas of the formerly centrally planned economies of Europe and Asia against the...

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