Cooperative Development in Transition Economies: Experimental Evidence on Social Preferences in Rural Tajikistan

Malte Müller

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (Division of Economics of Agricultural Cooperatives)

Malte Müller is an agricultural economist and PhD candidate at the Division of Economics of Agricultural Cooperatives at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany. His academic interest lies in the contribution of agricultural cooperatives to rural development and poverty reduction. Within this field he combines traditional quantitative research on cooperatives with experimental methods to understand behavior and the role of external incentives.


For oral presentation TOPIC 17 − STAGE 1 − MICRO Cooperatives can solve problems of market access and small farm sizes in transition economies (Deininger 1995). They can also bridge the gap of service provision that... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Malte Müller (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (Division of Economics of Agricultural Cooperatives))
  2. Jens Rommel (Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF))

Topic Area

Topic #17 Pre-co-operative and Social Capital building


OS-5A » Pre-Cooperative and Social Capital Building (14:00 - Thursday, 26th May, Palacio de Congresos Sala 1)

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