Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Ressourcenökonomie

Anna Buschmann, MSSc

Ph.D. student







Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Faculty of Agriculture and Horticulture
Department of Agricultural Economics
Division of Resource Economics
Invalidenstr. 42 (Nordbau)
D-10099 Berlin Germany







Research Interests


  • Political Economy, Institutional Economics, International Political Economy   
  • Transformation and "development"


Academic Career


Since 04.11

Ph.D. student at the Chair of Resource Economics, Humboldt University of Berlin.

07.08 – 10.09

Maternity leave.

06.07 - 10.07



Author of the “Preparatory Study for the Regional Study on Farmers’ Organisations in the Development of Agriculture in the South Caucasus”; co-author of the Georgian study on “Farmers’ Organisations in the Development of Agriculture in the South Caucasus”, Evangelischer Entwicklungsdienst (EED)/Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC), Tbilisi, Georgia.

08.05 - 08.06 Junior Research Assistant at the Jean Monnet Centre Of Excellence, Chair of Political Economy,
Freie Universität Berlin (Go-EuroMed project).


Academic Background



Ivane Javakhisvhili Tbilisi State University Master Program: “Transformation in the South Caucasus”, 2006-2008
Diploma: "Why peasants in Georgia are reluctant to cooperate formally? Or the role of cooperation in the agriculture of Georgia"
Award of degree: Master’s degree of Social Sciences (with grade 1,8), June 2008



Freie Universität Berlin
Political Science (with grade 2.1), 2004-2006.



Other Activities (Internships)




11.09 – 02.10

Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), Research Division Russian Federation/CIS Berlin.

Comparison of the European Neighbourhood Policy in the South Caucasus,

Analysis of the European Neighbourhood Policy in Georgia.

04.08 - 06.08

Caucasus Research Resource Center (CRRC), Tbilisi.
Analyses of the annual household survey in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia using SPSS.

05.04 - 10.04

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), Berlin.

Assistance of organising and wrap-up of the “Berliner Fachgespräche zur Globalisierung”.


Deutscher Bundestag, Dr. Conny Mayer (MoP), Berlin.
Analysis of German press releases to Africa.


German Embassy Cotonou, Benin (West-Africa).
Groundwork for the annual human rights report; analysis of the European-African car dealership; analysis of the mobile phone market in Benin.

04.03 - 09.03

Gesellschaft Für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ), Cotonou, Benin.
Target-performance comparison of the project “Promotion of the professional education in Benin”.