Project Professor

YU, Xiaohua

Current Position

Chair Professor of Agricultural Economics in Developing and Transition Countries, Courant Research Centre “Poverty, Equity, and Growth”, and Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, University of Göttingen.

Research Field, Activities and Interests

Xiaohua Yu is a University Professor at the Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development and Courant Research Centre 'Poverty, Equity and Growth' in the University of Göttingen, Germany. He obtained his bachelor degree from Renmin University of China in 2001, master degree from Kyoto University in Japan, and Ph.D. from the Pennsylvania State University in the U.S. in 2009.
His research interests cover agricultural economics, development economics, environmental economics and China Economy. He serves in editorial boards for a number of international journals. He is also columnists for Caixin Media and Southern Metropolis Daily, two very influential Chinese medias.


Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, The United States.

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