Prof Ulrike Grote

Agricultural and Development Economist

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).