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Department of Economics and Management,
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(Latokartanonkaari 5)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki
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Department of Economics and Management


The Department of Economics and Management at the University of Helsinki is one of four departments in the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry. It is the leading educational and research unit in its field in Finland. It's areas of competence include the food cycle and concumption, rural economic development and business activities and the sustainable use of natural resources and the environment.

The Department of Economics and Management represents a unique integration of disciplines, which are agricultural economics, consumer economics, Environmental and natural resource economics, organizational communication, food economics, marketing and rural entrepreneurship. The Department is, in fact, the only Finnish institution whose fields of study range from agriculture and the food chain to consumption and the environmental effects of economic activities.

The Department of Economics and Management trains leading experts, teachers and researchers in rural affairs, the food industry, trade and service industry.