Monday, May 20, 2013
EMPLOYMENT: IAMO SENIOR RESEARCHER OR POST-DOC
The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO) is a leading international centre of expertise for the scientific analysis of agricultural, agribusiness and rural development in transition economies. The department of Structural Development of Farms and Rural Areas seeks to strengthen its capacity within its working group Entrepreneurial Strategies and Organization with an outstanding
Senior Researcher or Post-Doc
The Entrepreneurial Strategies and Organization group analyses the strategic adaption of actors in the agri-food sector in changing framework conditions that are induced by global driving forces, as well as transition-specific characteristics. Currently, the group focuses on analysing managerial strategies and farm performance, vertical coordination and farm cooperation, strategic decisions on input and output markets, investment, large farm management and agroholdings. Methodological approaches include computational economics (agent-based models; genetic algorithms; stochastic simulations), experimental economics, econometrics, as well as efficiency and productivity analysis. Results are expected to be published in high-quality international journals as well as disseminated to decision-makers in the business and policy spheres.
Deadline: June 15, 2013