Main research interests: agricultural, Sub-Saharan and development economics.

Specific focus: participatory research approaches, influence of knowledge sharing mechanisms and informal socio-economic factors on resilience and sustainability of smallholder farmers in marginal areas.

Methodologies: household surveys, in-situ data collection (household data, soil and seed samples), socio-economic and agronomic analysis using R.

Field work regions: Mozambique (upcoming), Italy, Ethiopia and Tanzania.

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