Institut für Ernährungswirtschaft und Verbrauchslehre

Dr. Lukas Kornher

wiss. Mitarbeiter/ Oberassistent

Johanna-Mestorf- Straße 5, R.108 (WSP6)
Telefon: +49 431 880-4404
Telefax: +49 431 880-7308
lkornher@food-econ.uni-kiel.de

  • Development Economics, Food Security, Storage and Trade, Price Transmission

Informationen über Dr. Kornher, Lukas

Lebenslauf (Englisch)

Research Interest

Development Economics, Food Security, Storage and Trade, Price Transmission

Year Education and Professional Experience
Since 03/2015 Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department of Food Economics and Consumption Studies. University of Kiel, Germany
07/2011-12/2014 Junior Researcher and Doctoral Candidate at the Center for Development Research. University of Bonn, Germany. PhD Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun
10/2005-08/2011 Diploma in Economics (equiv. MSc.). University of Mannheim, Germany and University of Lund, Sweden. Subject of the Diploma Thesis: “On the Efficiency of the Communication Service Tax in Ghana.”
01/2010-
04/2011
Student Assistant at the Chair of Econometrics. University of Mannheim, Germany
03/2010-
12/2010
Intern and Consultant with the German Federal Enterprise for International Cooperation (GIZ), Accra, Ghana
03/2008-
06/2009
Student Assistant at the Center for European Economic Research (ZEW), Germany

 

PhD Thesis

Food price volatility: the role of stocks and trade

 

Publikationen

Journalartikel

  • Kornher, L. and M. Kalkuhl (2013): Food price volatility in developing countries and its determinants. In: Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture, 52(4), 277-308.
 

Buchartikel

  • Mujahid, I. und Kornher, L. (2016): "ASEAN Food Reserve and Trade: Review and Prospect", In: Food Price Volatility and its implications for Food Security and Policy (Ed. Matthias Kalkuhl, Joachim v. Braun, Maximo Torero), Springer, Berlin, April 2016.
  • Kornher, L. und Asante, F. A. (2016): "Stocks and Storage Behavior of Traders in Ghana: Insights from a Trader Survey", In: Food Price Volatility and its implications for Food Security and Policy (Ed. Matthias Kalkuhl, Joachim v. Braun, Maximo Torero), Springer, Berlin, April 2016.
  • Kornher, L. und M. Kalkuhl (2016): "The Costs and Benefits of Regional Storage Cooperation on Grain Reserves: The Case of ECOWAS", In: Food Price Volatility and its implications for Food Security and Policy (Ed. Matthias Kalkuhl, Joachim v. Braun, Maximo Torero), Springer, Berlin, April 2016.
 

Konferenzbeiträge

  • Kornher, L.: Recent trends in food price volatility in developing countries. 2nd Bordeaux Workshop in International Economics and Finance: Price risk management of agricultural commodities in developing countries, Bordeaux 2014.
  • Kornher, L., M. Kalkuhl and I. Mujahid: Empirical analysis of causes of food price volatility in developing countries – the role of trade and storage policies. Annual Conference of the African Regional Chapter of the Econometric Society, Addis Ababa 2014.
  • Kornher, L.: Recent trends in food price volatility in developing and emerging economies - comparison across measures. IAMO Forum, Halle 2014.
  • Kornher, L. and M. Kalkuhl: Food price volatility in developing countries and its determinants. Nordic Conference on Development Economics, Helsinki 2014.
  • Kornher, L. and M. Kalkuhl: Food price volatility in developing countries and its determinants. Annual meeting of the Gesellschaft für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften des Landbaues e.V., Berlin 2013
 

Sonstige

  • Kornher, L. and M. Kalkuhl (2015): A typology for price-related food and nutrition risks and policy responses. FOODSECURE Technical Paper No. 5
  • Kalkuhl, M., M. Haile, L. Kornher, and M. Kozicka (2015): Cost-benefit framework for policy action to navigate food price spikes. FOODSECURE Working Paper No. 33
  • Kalkuhl, M., L. Kornher, M. Kozicka, P. Boulanger, and M. Torero (2013): Conceptual framework on price volatility and its impact on food and nutrition security in the short term. FOODSECURE Working Paper No. 15

Forschungsprojekte

Laufende Projekte

  • Food price instability and subjective well-being
  • On-farm storage: do farmers speculate?
 

Abgeschlossene Projekte

  • Volatility in commodity markets, trade policy and the poor (Team member at Center for Development Research)
  • PhD Thesis: Food price volatility: the role of stocks and trade Link

Lehre

Lehrveranstaltungen

  • Grundlagen der BWL und Preistheorie (BA)
  • Modeling Consumer Behavior (MA, engl.)

Gutachtertätigkeiten

  • Agricultural Economics
  • Food Security