Organization profile

Organisation Profile

Our main fields of research are agricultural economics and rural entrepreneurship, agricultural business economics, agricultural, rural and food policy, agricultural and food markets and agriculture and food security in the developing world. Read more on our website

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.


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Qiuzhen Chen

Person: Visiting scholar, U2 Teaching and research staff, UH

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Child poverty, status of rural women and education in sub Saharan Africa

Ingutia, R. A., Rezitis, A. & Sumelius, J., Apr 2020, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 111, 8 p., 104869.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review


Vastuullinen sijoittaja

Translated title of the contribution: Responsible InvestorHyrske, A., Lönnroth, M., Savilaakso, A. & Sievänen, R., 10 Jan 2020, Helsinki: Kauppakamari. 370 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookProfessional

Does Marginalization in education stall the progess of Sustainable Development Goals?

Ingutia, R. A., Jun 2019, In : Education 3-13. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review


Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management (Journal)

John Sumelius (Reviewer)
1 Feb 20205 Feb 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Harvard Business Publishing Case Method Teaching Seminar Part I

Leena Rantamäki-Lahtinen (Attendee)
12 Apr 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Journal of Rural Studies (Journal)

Leena Rantamäki-Lahtinen (Reviewer)
12 Sep 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Institut de recherche pour le développement

John Sumelius (Visiting researcher)
20 Nov 201922 Nov 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Natural Resources Institute Finland (LUKE) (External organisation)

John Sumelius (Expert)
22 Jul 20198 Aug 2019

Activity: Membership typesAssessment of candidates for academic posts