AgriFoodBoost – Boosting Excellence in Experimental Research for Agri-Food Economics and Management
Funding scheme: H2020 – TWINNING
Start date: 01/10/2020
Duration: 36 months
Overall budget: 899. 315,00 €
Coordinator: University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
Project leader: Marija Cerjak, PhD
The main aim of the project is to improve research excellence and scientific visibility of agri-food economics at the Faculty of Agriculture in Zagreb (FAZ). The project, designed in partnership with University of Bologna, Agricultural University of Athens and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences focuses on the use of experimental economics applied to agriculture, food and environment. AgriFoodBoost twinning will enhance scientific, innovation and academic capacities of FAZ researchers in order to become competitive on the scientific market, but also to offer new expertise to agri-food business sector. The project will assist in improving faculty-industry networking by establishing a research HUB for experimental economics, enabling FAZ to become a regionally leading Centre for experimental agri-food economics and management.