Dear Colleagues!

Here are two nice invitations by ERDN fellows from Romania and Italy:

Sustainable and resilient farming systems in the European Union

The 173rd Seminar of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE)

September 26-27, 2019 – Bucharest, Romania

Hosted by
Institute of Agricultural Economics
National Institute for Economic Research “Costin C. Kiriţescu”, Romanian Academy

 Organisers welcome papers and posters related (but not limited) to the following topics:

  • Assessment of farm and farming system resilience
  • The role of agricultural risk management towards resilience
  • The contribution of public and private policies towards sustainability and resilience
  • The influence of farm demographics including labour markets on resilience of farming systems
  • The impact of environmental risks on resilience and sustainability of farms
  • How CAP +2020 could address the sustainability and resilience of farming systems in the EU

Participants who would like to present their research, papers or posters, are invited to submit an extended abstract of 2 pages maximum (Times New Roman font size 12, 1.5 lines spacing) until March 31, 2019.
The abstracts will be evaluated independently by two persons. Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified by April 30, 2019.
The deadline for the final submission of accepted papers is August 31, 2019. All accepted papers will be published on AgEconSearch
Contact person: dr Dan-Marius Voicilas, E-mail:
More info:


The University of Foggia organizes the

(2nd ed.) Summer School 

„Econometrics for Applied Economics in Agriculture”

in Foggia (Italy) from 1 to 5 July 2019

Applications deadline: May 15

Download the Flyer (PDF) and the Application Form (WordPDF)

List of Topics:  

1. Generalized Regression Models, Endogeneity Issues; intro to Time Series (TS)
2. Limited Dependent Variables (LDV); Panel Data (PD) Models
3. Advanced topics 1 on LDV and PD (e.g. Hedonic Price, Score matching, Regression discontinuity)
4. Advanced topics 2 on LDV and PD (e.g. Quantile regressions, Meta-regression analysis)
5. Advanced topics 3 on TS (e.g. Cointegration, Threshold models, Quantile Autoregression)

Contact person: Fabio G. Santeramo, PhD, University of Foggia, Via Napoli 25, 71122 – Italy,


Best wishes,

Paweł Chmieliński