Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development

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Main research field

Agricultural Economics and Policy

Specific research areas

Human resoruces monitoring, Policy analysis

Techniques/methods

analysis of macro-economic and institutional structure in agribusiness agricultural and rural policy modelling rural sociology analysis socio-economic and gender analysis

Technology keywords

  • Agriculture
  • Environment
  • Biodiversity
  • Ecology
  • Socio-economic development models, economic aspects
  • Foresight tools

Services offered

  • Teaching and Training
  • Quality control
  • Project documentation and solutions
  • Marketing studies

Market sectors

  • Support Services
  • Beverages
  • Food Producers
  • Financial Services

Short summary (English)

Basic research area is agricultural and rural policy, agricultural experts' and farmers' education, institutional improvement in agriculture, economics of farm resoruces and agribusiness infrastructure, integral rural development, agricultural competitiveness and EU accession, co-operative movement and business cooperation in agriculture, socio-demographic characteristics of farm sector, family farms and rural areas. Special research area refers to the expert activities in preparation of key documents of Croatian agriculture. Researchers in the Department colaborate with ministries, particularly with the Ministry of agriculture, fishery and rural development in preparation of strategical and legal documents, as well as with units of regional and local administration in preparation of local development strategies. Members of the Department are active as consultants in the field of agricultural and rural policy.

Short summary (Croatian)

Glavna područja istraživanja su agrarna i ruralna politika, obrazovanje poljoprivrednih stručnjaka i poljoprivrednika, institucijska nadgradnja u poljoprivredi, ekonomika upotrebe poljoprivrednih resursa i infrastrukture u agrobiznisu, integralni seoski razvoj, konkurentnost poljoprivrede i pristup EU-u, zadrugarstvo i poslovno povezivanje u poljoprivredi, socio-demografske značajke poljoprivrede, obiteljskih poljoprivrednih gospodarstava i seoskog područja. Posebno istraživačko područje odnosi se na pripremu stručnih podloga za donošenje ključnih dokumenata hrvatske poljoprivrede. Istraživači Zavoda surađuju s resornim ministarstvima, osobito Ministarstvom poljoprivrede, ribarstva i ruralnog razvoja surađuju u pripremi strateških i zakonskih dokumenata, kao i s jedinicama županijske i lokalne samouprave u pripremi stručnih podloga za lokalne razvojne strategije. Djelatnici Zavoda pružaju i konzultantske usluge u vođenju agrarne i ruralne politike, odnosno pripremanju operativnih dokumenata za provođenje politika lokalnih zajednica.

Last update: 03.09.2014. 09:40:04

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