Prof Ulrike Grote


Agricultural and Development Economist


Leibniz Universität Hannover

Institut für Umweltökonomik und Welthandel

Königsworther Platz 1

30167 Hannover

Telephone: +49 (0)511-762-4185



Scientific Staff: 


Director of the Institute for Environmental Economics and World Trade at Leibniz University of Hannover (since 2006) and Senior Fellow at Center for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn (since 2010); studies and PhD (1994) in agricultural economics at University of Kiel, habilitation (2004) and deputy professorship at University of Bonn; employment at ZEF (1998-2006) and at international organizations (OECD, Asian Development Bank) (1995-1997), Memberships: Board of Trustees of German Development Institute (DIE, Bonn), German Economic Association/Development Committee and European Development Research Network (EUDN) i.a.; co-editor of the journals Food Security and Horticulturae, founding member of the Sozietät der Wissenschaften (Club of Sciences) zu Hannover.Research foci: environmental and development research, with focus on South-East Asia and Africa; certification and trade; migration, agricultural policy. (WBGU Member since 2016).