Economics is the social science that describes the factors that determine the production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. One of the academic disiplines is national economics, at SLU linked to natural resources.
The focus of the conference is on the multiple-functions of forests in future bioeconomy (e.g., society’s mitigation and adaptation to climate change, biobased products, and forest-based innovations)
Welcome to the city of birches or Ubmeje - the Sami name of the city. Large parts of the city burnt down in 1888 and as a consequence, the decision was made to plant birches to form a firebreak to
Professor of Agricultural and Food Economics Helena Hansson is professor of Agricultural and Food Economics since 2018. Helena has so far focused on farm management, farmer decision-making and the
L. Nkurunziza is a researcher with interests on farming and food systems. Nkurunziza's research emphasizes the evaluation and improvement of sustainable agricultural production systems to meet the
How do we find solutions to the world´s growing environmental problems? Would you like a career dealing with environmental issues in national or international businesses? We are increassingly aware
What economical impact does the climate change have on agriculture? Do you want a career dealing with economic aspects of agriculture, food production and natural resources? Please observe that some
Participation of young persons with a keen interest in forests, from each country in the Barents region is essential. Therefore, if are you between the ages of 18-30 (approx.), from the region (
The Department partake in many different collaboration and networks nationally and internationally. Below we list a few, learn more about them by following the links. The staff is linked to the
We have pre-booked rooms at some hotels in Umeå. The blocked rooms are not available through other booking channels, only by the options stated with hotel presentation below. Room reservation is made
A research school in collaboration between the Department of Forest Economics and the Department of Fish, Wildlife and Environmental Studies.
Here you will find more information about the speakers, practical arrangements, organizers, partners and scientific conference committee. Venue The conference is held at Research Centre CEASAR. For