Capitalisation of results on the
multifunctionality of agriculture and rural areas


Department Of Economics And Management University Of Helsinki

P.O.Box 27 (Latokartanonkaari 9)
00014 University of Helsinki

Phone : +358-9-191 1
Fax : +358-9-191 58096
web site :

Education and research at the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry are based on the principle of sustainable use of natural resources. The Department of Economics and Management examines this principle from the economic perspective keeping with high academic standards in education and research.

The core values of the Department of Economics and Management:
* to preserve natural resources for future generations
* to maintain rural areas and agriculture economically vital and globally competitive
* to strengthen the competitiveness of the Finnish food industry and ensure the high quality of Finnish foodstuffs
* to enhance the material, social and mental welfare of households

Contact(s) :
  • Stephan Bäckman - WP member (WP5)
  • John Sumelius - WP member (WP5)  ph : 358 9 191 58077

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