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Prof. Dr. Thomas Heckelei

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Prof. Heckelei is one of the Managing Directors of EuroCARE GmbH. Since 2003, he has been a professor at the University of Bonn (Germany) and the holder of the chair for Economic and Agricultural Policy. Mr. Heckelei is an experienced researcher in the area of agricultural sector modelling. Among other previous activities in agricultural policy analysis, he was a leading member of the co-ordinating team responsible for the regionalised agricultural information system for Europe (CAPRI). He is an expert in quantitative methods and demonstrated his capabilities through various scientific publications and conference contributions.


Fields of Work

  • Analysis of agricultural and environmental policies
  • Agricultural sector and trade modelling
  • Bayesian and applied econometrics


Work Experience

Academic Education

2002 Habilitation in Economic/Agricultural Policy and Econometrics, University of Bonn
1995 Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics (minor in Economics), Washington State University
1991 Diploma in Agricultural Sciences, University of Bonn
1990 M.A. in Agricultural Economics, Washington State University

Academic Employments

08/2003 - today Professor for Economic and Agricultural Policy, Institute for Food and Resource Economics (ILR), University of Bonn
02/2002 - 07/2003 Assistant Professor at IMPACT Center/ Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Washington State University
11/1995-01/2002 Assistant Professor ("Hochschulassistent") Institute for Agricultural Policy, Market Research, and Economic Sociology, University of Bonn


CV Publications