Finger, Robert, Prof. Dr.

Prof. Dr.  Robert Finger

Prof. Dr. Robert Finger

Agrarökonomie und Agrarpolitik

SOL  D 1.1 

Sonneggstrasse 33

8092 Zürich


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Curriculum Vitae

Robert Finger is a member of the Department of Management, Technology and Economics as well as Environmental Systems Science.


Since 2016, Robert Finger holds the Chair of Agricultural Economics and Policy at ETH Zurich (

Robert Finger studied Economics at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt an der Oder, received a PhD in Agricultural Economics from ETH Zurich in 2009 and was PostDoc in the Agri-food and Agri-environmental Economics Group of ETH Zurich till 2011. Before returning to ETH Zurich, he was Assistant Professor in the Agricultural Economics and Rural Policy Group at Wageningen University (2012-2013) and Head of the Production Economics Group at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität of Bonn (2014-2015). 

The research focus of Robert Finger is on risks and risk management in agriculture, evaluation and design of agricultural policies, sustainable farm-environment interactions and agri-environmental measures.

Course Catalogue

Autumn Semester 2017

Number Unit
751-0013-00L World Food System 
751-0423-00L Risk Analysis and Risk Management in Agriculture 
751-1311-00L Introduction to Agricultural Management 
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