Prof. Dr. Jürgen Braun

Institution: University of Applied Sciences South-Westphalia Department of Agriculture
Profession: agricultural and food economist / agricultural engineer
Country: Germany

General research interest:

  • agricultural, regional, environmental and energy policy
  • resource economics
  • international and regional competitivity
  • sustainable agricultural production systems
  • development strategies of agricultural enterprises and rural areas
  • production economics in agricultural enterprises
  • cooperations

 COST UAE research interest:

  • design and evaluation of agricultural and regional policy for peri-urban areas and urban agriculture enterprises
  • specific challenges and visions for professional agriculture in urban and peri-urban areas
  • prerequesites and impacts of implementing agriculture in urban and peri-urban areas
  • sustainable entrepreneurial and cooperation models for agricultural enterprises in urban and peri-urban areas
  • project planning and economic evaluation for urban agricultural enterprises