15 - 16 June, 2013

Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh)

Chania, Crete, Greece

133rd EAAE Seminar

This seminar will focus on the use of farm level and agricultural data in developing modeling tools for agricultural and environmental policy analysis. The efficacy of public intervention on agriculture is largely determined by the existence of reliable information on the effects of policy options and market developments on farmers' production decisions, and in particular, on key issues such as levels of agricultural and non-agricultural output, land use and incomes, natural resource use, structural change and the viability of family farms. read more...

Opening by

Prof. Adel El-Beltagy, President of the Governing Board of the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM), Chair of the International Dryland Development Commission (IDDC)

Key-note speakers

Tassos Haniotis, Director, European Commission, DG Agriculture and Rural Development
Directorate for Economic analysis, perspectives and evaluations

Thomas Heckelei, Professor in Economic and Agricultural Policy, Institute for Food and Resource Economics (ILR), University of Bonn, Germany

Hans-Jörg Lutzeyer, Scientific Support to Policies, Directorate General Research, European Commission, Brussels

Thierry Vard, FADN Unit, DG Agriculture, EU Commission, Brussels

Contact

Dr. George Baourakis, Director
Mediterranean Agronomic
Institute of Chania (MAICh)
Business Economics and Management
Tel.: +30 28210 35020 / Fax: +30 28210 35001
Email: eaae2013@maich.gr
Prof. Konstadinos Mattas
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Department of Agricultural Economics
Tel.: +30 2310 998807
E-mail: mattas@auth.gr

Secretarial support

Conference Center Bureau of MAICh, Mrs Argyro Zervou and Mrs Katerina Karapataki
Alsyllio Agrokepio, P.O.Box 85, 73100, Chania, Crete, Greece
Tel: +30 28210 35080-81, Fax: +30 28210 35001, E-mail: confer@maich.gr