ÖGA conference 2018

The ÖGA conference 2018 took place from 27 to 28 September at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. The topic is "Methods for an evidence-based agricultural policy. Experiences, demand and new developments."


The keynotes at the ÖGA conference:

Session chair: Klaus Salhofer (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna)

Detailed program of the ÖGA conference including the preconference and the REECAP workshop.

Book of abstracts containing shortpapers, abstracts and outlines from the ÖGA conference, preconference and REECAP workshop.

Details on the field trip  (English, German)



Events on 26th of September 2018

On 26th September 2018, the day before the ÖGA-conference, there were two events hosted by ÖGA.

  • Preconference on "Evaluation of Gender Equality in Rural Development Programmes". For details see (in German only).
  • Workshop of the  "Research network on Economic Experiments for the CAP" (REECAP). For details see www.reecap.org (in English only).

Participants of the ÖGA conferences were welcomed to join these two events, no additional fees applied!


Keynotes at the preconference:

Session chair: Mathilde Schmitt (agrigenda, AT)



Keynotes at the REECAP workshop:


Session chair: Raphaële Preget (INRA - French National Institute for Agricultural Research)


Session chair: Elisabeth Gsottbauer (University Innsbruck, AT)




The conference takes place at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Department of Economics and Social Sciences, Feistmantelstrasse 4, 1180 Vienna. The venue is located in a residential area next to a big park ("Türkenschanzpark") located about 50 minutes by public transport from the main station (station 'Wien Hauptbahnhof') in about 30 Minutes from the station "Meidling" (most trains stop here as well) and in 20 minutes to the city center (e.g., Station 'Schottentor').