European Association of Agricultural Economists
Ghent (BE) - 26/08/08 - 29/08/08
XIIth Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists
The XIIth Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) "People, Food and Environments: Global Trends and European Strategies" takes place from 26 to 29 August 2008 in Ghent (Belgium).
The JRC's Institute for Prospective Technological Studies (IPTS) agri economics team holds a close collaboration with the EAAE. After hosting the 107th Seminar of the EAAE last January in Seville, the JRC-IPTS, a member of the Program Committee, is organising the opening session of the Congress dedicated to "The EU dairy sector in the light of the current common agricultural policy Health Check".
The European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) brings together agricultural economists and others interested in the problems of the agricultural and food industries and rural development in Europe. It currently has around 1,100 members.