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IFPRI delegation visits German-Uzbek Chair on Central Asian Agricultural Economics

During their visit on 5 April 2024 to the International Agricultural University (IAU) in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, the delegation from the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) was informed about the activities of the Chair and their future cooperation.

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Interview with IAMO Director Thomas Glauben on global agricultural trade

Farmers' protests are flaring up again and again in Europe, while at the same time countries such as China and Russia are gathering allies in global agriculture. In an interview with the Mitteldeutsche Zeitung, IAMO Director Thomas Glauben explains what this means for markets and consumers.

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Kick-Off of the project GEO-WB6 in Tirana

On 27 March 2024, the official kick-off event for the project "Establishment of a Geoinformation Center for the Western Balkans" (GEO-WB6) took place at the Agricultural University of Tirana. The center is intended to support the agricultural sector in the Western Balkans during the EU accession...

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Call for Abstracts: Workshop for Improving Agri-Food Value Chains in the South Caucasus Region

An international workshop on agricultural value chains in the South Caucasus region will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia, from 3 to 5 October 2024. Contributions can be submitted from now on.

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The Institute

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.

 

Events

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IAMO Forum 2024

The IAMO Forum 2024 will take place from 26-28 June 2024 to discuss "The Functions of Land in Times of Change: Environmental, Social, and Economic perspectives" in Halle (Saale), Germany.

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Research

Overview Thematic Complexes

Themes


IAMO's scientific work is organized across departments in thematic complexes that focus on central problem areas of agricultural development in Eurasian transition and emerging countries.

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Projects

Projects


The research projects at IAMO combine high-quality scientific work with comprehensive transfer activities. Solutions to pressing problems and future issues are sought in dialog with business, politics, and society.

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Overview Research Groups

Groups


The three research groups China, Central Asia and Southeast Europe are interdepartmental networks conducting research on interdisciplinary topics related to agricultural transformation processes.

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Career

IAMO atmosphere is characterized by inquisitive scientific minds and friendly and respectful personal interaction – ideal preconditions for outstanding research and education. Gender equity and equality of opportunity, reconciling one’s work and family life, as well as supporting employees’ advanced professional training are all very high on IAMO’s agenda.

Publications

Digital technologies as a driver of resilience and institutional transformation: The case of Ukrainian agroholdings

Gagalyuk, Taras et al.
2024

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Dynamics of food demand during political instability: Evidence from Kyrgyzstan

Kimsanova, Barchynai et al.
2024

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Gridded livestock density database and spatial trends for Kazakhstan

Kolluru, Venkatesh et al.
2023

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The impact of demographic dynamics on food consumption and its environmental outcomes: Evidence from China

Li, Shaoting et al.
2024

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Does zero tillage save or increase production costs? Evidence from smallholders in Kyrgyzstan

Tadjiev, Abdusame et al.
2023

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An examination of digital empathy: When farmers speak for the climate through TikTok

Unay Gailhard, Ilkay et al.
2023

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Village funds and poverty reduction in Indonesia: New policy insight

Anam, Choirul et al.
2023

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The role of smartphone-based weather information acquisition on climate change perception accuracy: Cross-country evidence from Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia and Uzbekistan

Emileva, Begaiym et al.
2023

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IAMO in the Media

Mitteldeutsche Zeitung

09 April 2024

"Agricultural trade in rough waters"

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Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Thomas Glauben

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Thomas Glauben

Director of IAMO
Head of Department Agricultural Markets

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Prof. Dr. Thomas Herzfeld

Prof. Dr. Thomas Herzfeld

Director of IAMO
Head of Department Agricultural Policy

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Dr. Miranda Svanidze

Dr. Miranda Svanidze

Research Associate

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