MA (Agricultural Sciences), PhD (Agricultural Economics)
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Mauro joined the CCRI in 2015. He was previously a researcher at the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre and at the University of Milan. Mauro is an applied economist, with experience in econometric analysis, survey design and primary data collection.
He has a consolidated experience in working on agricultural policies assessment and food standards, economics of agricultural and food biotechnologies, technologies adoption, food security and agricultural labour. More recently, his research activity concerned agricultural productivity and competitiveness, supply chain arrangements, resilience and risks management and immigrant workforce.
Mauro has been CCRI principal investigator for the Horizon 2020 project SURE-Farm, he is senior economist consultant for the UN FAO and the World Bank supporting policy evaluation in Caucasian and Middle-East countries and working on demand system estimations in Asian and sub-Saharan African countries. He is also leading a number of projects for the EU Commission and the EU Parliament.
Mauro Vigani’s recent activities
Next week, the Annual Conference of The Agricultural Economics Society will be held online on 29th & 30th March. Three researchers from the CCRI will be participating in a variety of roles.
Congratulations to our colleagues who have recently passed their APM Project Management Fundamentals qualification.
The latest edition of the journal ‘Eurochoices’ is a Special Issue that focusses on the EU Horizon 2020 project ‘SURE-Farm’ (Towards SUstainable and REsilient EU FARMing systems).
The summer period has been a successful time for CCRI researchers with five papers having been published or accepted for publication.
The EU Horizon2020 project ‘SURE-Farm’ (Towards SUstainable and REsilient EU FARMing systems) has published a new Business Brief that aims to improve risk management for EU agriculture.
This week the European Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development published a report investigating the EU farming employment sector. The CCRI was part of the consortium, which was led by OIR.