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Welcome to IAMO Graduate School!

IAMO Graduate School (IGS) offers an international working environment for doctoral researchers who want to advance their doctoral studies in a structured yet flexible program in the field of agricultural and food economics.

An excellent research infrastructure, close individual supervision, challenging activities in an international and interdisciplinary research community and tailored training offer optimal conditions for a doctorate.

News and Events

06 December 2023

Special session for the presentation of PhD research projects: New Research Pe(e)rspectives

Second Congress of Central and East European Studies (ceecon24) +++ Submission deadline: 31.01.2024 +++

On October 7 and 8, 2024, the German Association for East European Studies (DGO) and Freie Universität Berlin are organizing the second Congress for Central and East European Studies (ceecon24) in Berlin. The Young DGO invites doctoral candidates...

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22 November 2023

Defense Sarvarbek Eltazarov

Monday 11.12.2023, Julius-Kühn-Hörsaal, Theodor-Lieser-Str. 9, 1 pm

Sarvarbek Eltazarov: “The potential of satellite-based data to detect weather extremes and crop yield variation for hedging agricultural weather risks in Central Asia and Mongolia: Three essays”

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24 October 2023

Mental Health Awareness Days

1-3 November 2023

For doctoral and postdoctoral researchers – Improving your resilience during the early career phases.  A joint initiative of Leipzig University, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, yDiv/iDiv and HIGRADE/UFZ....

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Poster Award

08 September 2023

IAMO doctoral researcher receives poster award

Best Poster Award +++ EAAE Conference Rennes 2023

IAMO doctoral candidate Laura Moritz has been honored with the Best Poster Award for her poster presentation. She received the award at the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) conference held in Rennes from 29 August - 01 September...

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06 September 2023

Defense Laura Moritz

Monday, 11.09.2023, economics faculty, seminar room 1 (ground floor, faculty building Große Steinstraße 73), 1 p.m.

Laura Moritz: "Index insurance for agriculture: Adoption behavior and its impact in Central Asia“

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29 August 2023

Register now: Presenting with an impact

IGS Workshop at IAMO +++ 24-25 October 2023 +++ CR 1

How do you create a memorable academic presentation that retains your audience’s attention? This training will enable participants to become aware of their presentation style and pitfalls when presenting in English, and they will be equipped with...

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