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Erling Andersen

Erling Andersen

Senior researcher

Erling Andersen (born 1961) MSc. Communications and Geography, University of Roskilde and Ph.D. Countryside planning, University of Copenhagen. Specialised in European research on agriculture, policies and landscape. This includes framework programme funded research on evaluation of agri-environmental schemes, assessment of livestock policies and integrated modelling of the effects of agricultural and environmental policies on the sustainability of farming systems. The research also includes applied research for European Environment Agency, DGs Environment and Agriculture and Joint Research Centre, Ispra on High Nature Value Farming, Biofuels, Cross-compliance, Farm Advisory Systems and agri-environmental issues, ecosystem services and farm level indicators. Management experience includes work Board membership and work package leading in Integrated Projects and leading contracts on applied research as mentioned above.

Primary fields of research

Main research issues:

  • Agricultural landscapes
  • Agricultural policies
  • Integrated assessment
  • Integrated databases


Selected publications

  1. Published

    The farming system component of European agricultural landscapes

    Andersen, E., 2017, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 82, Part B, p. 282-291 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    A database for integrated assessment of European agricultural systems

    Janssen, S., Andersen, E., Athanasiadis, I. N. & Ittersum, M. K. V., 2009, In : Environmental Science & Policy. 12, 5, p. 573-587 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Farm management indicators and farm typologies as a basis for assessments in a changing policy environment

    Andersen, E., Elbersen, B., Godeschalk, F. & Verhoog, D., 2007, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 82, 3, p. 353-362 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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