03 December 2014

Qiran Zhao received PhD

Qiran Zhao, member of the IAMO China group, has successfully defended his PhD dissertation “Essays on education and pension policies in rural China“ on November 3. The empirical work covered in the dissertation was conducted in cooperation with...

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02 December 2014

IAMO researchers appointed as visiting professors of Sichuan Agricultural University

Invited by Sichuan Agricultural University (SAU), IAMO Director Alfons Balmann, as well as Daniel Müller and Zhanli Sun visited Sichuan, China, from 10-16 November 2014. During the visit, IAMO researchers gave four lectures in the Sino-Germany...

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29 October 2014

Chinese agriculture researchers visit IAMO

Stephan Brosig, Lena Kuhn, Florian Schierhorn and Zhanli Sun welcomed a group of Chinese agriculture scientists to IAMO.
The nine-member team of Shihezi University from the northwest Chinese province of Xiniang showed a lively interest in the work...

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18 September 2014

New external member joining our group

We welcome Dr. Bettina Bluemling joining our China international research group.

Bettina Bluemling is currently Lecturer at the School of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Glasgow. She analyses how institutions in rural China influence the...

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25 June 2014

New external member joining our group

We welcome Dr. Holly Wang joining our China international research group. 

Holly Wang is currently Professor at the Department of Agricultural Economics, Purdue University. She joined the department in 2007, with her ten years of faculty...

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13 May 2013

New external members joining our group

We welcome Mr. Wanglin Ma and Mr. Yanjun Ren from Kiel University joining our China international research group. Wanglin’s research interest is in welfare impact, input use and efficiency of food safety practice in China. Yanjun's researches...

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26 March 2013

7th workshop meeting of the IAMO China-IRG

How do rural households react on increased long-term security of land rights? This is a major research question addressed in one out of six new (or fairly new) projects that were discussed during the seventh workshop of the IAMO China research...

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24 August 2012

Lili Jia selected as one of the top three candidates for T.W. Schulz award

IAMO researcher Lili Jia was prestigiously nominated for the T. W. Schultz award for the best oral contribution by a young scholar at this year's IAAE conference in Foz do Iguacu (Brazil). The nomination was granted for the paper ‘How land...

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20 April 2012

Nico Heerink, Wageningen, joines IAMO China Center as an external member

Dr Nico Heerink, distinguished scholar in the field of Chinese rural development, has visited IAMO China Center on April 19-20. Dr Heerink, associate professor at the development economics group at Wageningen University and guest professor at...

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27 January 2012

visit from CCAP at IAMO

Ms. Yan Ma, research assistant at the Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy (CCAP), Chinese Academy of Sciences, is currently paying an academic visit to our institute. She has given a presentation on her ongoing research with the topic Self-emp...

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