Professorship Agricultural and Food Economics

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Welcome to the homepage of the professorship Agricultural and Food Economics at the TUM School of Management located at the TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan.

Since October 1st, 2021, Prof. Hirsch has changed his position to the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart / Management in Agribusiness.

A replacement for the professorship at TUM is in progress.


The research of the Agricultural and Food Economics professorship aims to provide a deeper understanding of the competitiveness and strategic actions of firms in the agricultural and food sector.


The professorship contributes to various Bachelor and Master study programs.
Current information concerning lectures (date/venue) can be found at TUMOnline.