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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.

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Agricultural Economics and Management

Campus Uppsala Uppsala is Sweden’s fourth largest city, and the hub of SLU’s educational activities. Located just outside of the city centre, SLU’s Uppsala campus is spacious, leafy and picturesque

News from the project

New publication out Roos, A., Mutta, D., Larwanou, M., Wekesa, C., Kowero, G., 2021. Operations and improvement needs in the informal charcoal sector – A participatory value stream analysis.

PhD courses

The Department offers courses all year round. Reoccurring courses are for instance; Stated Preference Method and R programming. The research school ECOS and CERE also offers courses. See current


Do you need expert help? We offer consulting in statistical questions within the center of statistics. For employees at SLU statistical consultancy is payed centrally and therefore free of charge for

Research Projects

The Department both run and partake in several larger and smaller, national and international research projects. Below are some of our active projects. Research projects with website KnockOnWood

Diss Uliana Gottlieb

Management accounting in farm businesses charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Uliana Gottlieb defens her thesis "Management accounting in farm businesses" on 14 June 2021 All interested are welcome to take


Wooden multi-story construction (WMC) has strong potential to satisfy diverse housing needs of urban consumers, enhance promotion of climate-wise construction within municipalities, and boost

Urban perspectives on how can we create fair food systems

On 20th April 2021, SLU Urban Futures together with SLU Global hosted international guests in an interactive webinar. The event highlighted the interconnection of urbanization with the ambition to

Diss Tsegaye Ginbo Gatiso

Essays on heterogeneity and uncertainty in climate policy and development charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Tsegaye Ginbo Gatiso defends his thesis " Essays on heterogeneity and uncertainty in climate


This popular course, first offered in 2018 (when it received the best PhD course prize from SLU), and then 2019, is being offered again in 2021 (being postponed in 2020 due to COVID-related


Here, you will find a list of outcomes produced by Baltic ForBio, WP2. Media products Cost-effective and sustainable forest bioenergy harvest methods . In this video, you will learn about the

WP 3

Logging is today a hi-tech industry that relies much on consulting services based on advanced support tools. Work Package 3 is addressing this topic. This project aims to increase the ability of