Skip to content

Alexander J Stein

  • Dr. sc. agr.
  • Policy Analyst
  • European Commission, Belgium
  • 16h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 1003CitationsNumber of citations received by Alexander J's publications. Updated daily.


For more information please see

Recent publications

  • Corrigendum to ‘The global burden of chronic and hidden hunger: Trends and determinants’

    • Gödecke T
    • Stein A
    • Qaim M
  • The potential of biofortification of rice, beans, cassava and maize throughout Latin America

    • Stein A

Professional experience

Policy Analyst

European Commission, Belgium

December 2013 - Present

Research Coordinator

International Potato Center

November 2011 - November 2013(2 years)

Agricultural economist

genius - science & communication, Germany

July 2010 - October 2011(a year)

Independent expert, Spain

November 2009 - June 2010(7 months)

Scientific fellow

European Commission, JRC, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Spain

October 2006 - October 2009(3 years)


PhD in Agricultural and Food Economics

University of Hohenheim, Germany

March 2004 - June 2006(2 years)

PhD programme in Agricultural and Development Economics

Center for Development Research (ZEF), Germany

February 2003 - February 2004(a year)

MA in Economic Development and Policy Analysis

University of Nottingham, UK

October 1997 - October 1998(a year)

Graduate studies in International Economics

University of Münster, Germany

September 1994 - September 1997(3 years)

Course in Spanish Language and Culture

University of Salamanca, Spain

September 1996 - December 1996(3 months)

BA in Rural Economy and Environment

University of Montpellier 1, France

September 1995 - September 1996(a year)

Intermediate diploma in Economics and Business

University of Würzburg, Germany

October 1992 - October 1994(2 years)


Co-authors (32)

  • Emily Wilson
  • Nisar Ahmad Taliman
  • Nikola Dereń
  • Andreas Uihlein
  • marina maicu
  • graziano ceddia