člen European Regional Science Association

Announcement: Christoph Weiss is our new key note speaker


Short bio of Christoph Weiss:

After receiving his PhD in Economics at the University of Linz (Austria) in 1992, he spent the academic year 1993/94 as a visiting fellow at the Department of Economics at Harvard University (USA) and was Visiting Professor at the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Giessen (Germany) in 1997. From 1999 to 2002 he was Full Professor for Food Economics and Consumption Studies at the University of Kiel (Germany) and in 2002 joined the faculty of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (Vienna, Austria). In 2005 he visited the Institute for European Studies at the University of California (Berkeley, USA) as a Research Fellow and in 2013/14 was visiting professor at the School of Economics and Finance at QUT in Brisbane (Australia). From 2009 until 2013 he served as editor of the ‘European Review of Agricultural Economics’ (Oxford University Press) and since 2010 is a member of the editorial board of the ‘Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade’ (Springer). Among his publications are two books and articles in numerous international journals, including the Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Regional Science and Urban Economics, American Journal of Agricultural Economic, European Review of Agricultural Economics and Journal of Agricultural Economics. More details are available on http://www.wu.ac.at/vw4/ma/weiss