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Davide Viaggi

Full Professor

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/01 Agricultural Economics and Rural Appraisal


Keywords: Bioeconomy Common Agricultural policy (CAP) Agri-environmental policy Water and irrigation Investment and innovation New business models

1) Evaluation of the effects of the Common agricultural policy (CAP) in rural areas: evaluation ex ante and ex post of the impacts of the CAP, particularly in the post 2013 Scenarios

2) Water management in agriculture: 1a) modelling of irrigation uses; 1b) monetary evaluation of environmental and resource costs of water resorces.

3) Evaluation of agri-environmental policies: development of methodologies for ex ante and ex pst evaluation of agri-environmnetal policies, using instruments such as multicriteria analysis and principal-agent models.

4) Investment in agriculture: Simulation of farm investment behaviour under diffrent EU policy scenarios, including on-going reforms.

5) Research for competitiveness in agriculture: identificatin of research needs and priorities, particularly aimed at increasing the competitiveness of arable crops.

6) Economics of innovation in farms and agri-food SMEs, and economics of firms' networks.