Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

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AFEPA students will be supervised by researchers from the Center for Research in Agro-food and Development Economics (CREDA) (www.creda.es), a research institute participated by UPC and the Catalonian Agricultural Research Institute (IRTA) who will help students in designing and writing the Master Dissertation. Please see below for a list of the main faculty member involved and their specialisation in the different sub-fields relevant for the programme:

Prof. Zein Kallas is Associate Professor of agricultural economics. His research activity deals with food chain and consumer behaviour, animal welfare regulation, agricultural multifunctionality and the adoption of agricultural innovations.

Prof. José M. Gil is Professor of agricultural economics. Current research focuses on the economics of food quality and safety and related policy issues with respect to the consumer, the food industry and trade.