Conference

9th CAER-IFPRI Annual Conference

Agricultural Competitiveness in China: Assessment, Challenges, and Options
Oct 18, 2017 - 02:00 pm CST to Oct 20, 2017 - 01:00 pm CST

Chinese agricultural producers face great uncertainty every day due to volatile commodity prices, skyrocketing input costs, uncontrollable weather, and an ever-changing globalized trade environment. Therefore, Chinese agricultural policy that supports farming families during periods of economic uncertainty and enhances their competitiveness in the global marketplace is needed.

The 9th CAER-IFPRI Annual Conference on Chinese agricultural issues brings together internationally and nationally renowned scholars to discuss key issues and share insights with audiences on the following topics:

  • Agriculture technology innovation and Productivity,
  • Agricultural Market and Trade,
  • Rural Development and Institutional Transformation,
  • Food Consumption and Nutrition; Food Security and Food Safety,
  • Rural Health; Rural Finance,
  • Climate Change and Environment,
  • Agribusiness and Supply Chain Management,
  • Resources utilization and Agricultural development,
  • CGE Modeling of Agri-food, Resource and Economic Systems in China,
  • Labor Transition and Family Welfare in Rural China,
  • Family and Health Relationships in China,
  • China-Africa Economic Relationship and New Opportunities for African Development,