Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Department of Agricultural Economics

Lorenz Schmidt

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Department of Agricultural Economics
Farm Management Group

Unter den Linden 6

10099 Berlin

Ph.D. candidate

E-Mail: lorenz.schmidt.1@hu-berlin.de
Phone: +49 (0)30 2093 46848

Research Experience:

Since 2021: Research associate at the Department of Agricultural Economics at Albrecht-Daniel-Thaer-Institute, Faculty of Life Science, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
2020 - 2021: Student assistant at the Department of Agricultural Economics at Albrecht-Daniel-Thaer-Institute, Faculty of Life Science, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

Education:

2019 - 2021: Master of Science, Agricultural Economics, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
2015 - 2019: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster.

Research:

Machine Learning in Agricultural Risk Management and Agricultural Land Markets Prediction, Classification and Causal Inference

Publications:
  • Odening, M., Filler, G., Schmidt, L., Mußhoff, O., Michels, M., Mahler, S., Böttcher, F. (2022): Mehrgefahrenversicherung in der Landwirtschaft im Freistaat Sachen. Machbarkeitsstudie im Auftrag des Sächsischen Staatsministeriums für Energie, Klimaschutz, Umwelt und Landwirtschaft. Mimeo.
  • Schmidt, L., Odening, M., Schlanstein, J., Ritter, M. (2021): Estimation of the Farm-Level Yield-Weather-Relation Using Machine Learning. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, paper presented at GEWISOLA 2021. https://doi.org/10.22004/ag.econ.317075.
  • Schmidt, L., Odening, M., Schlanstein, J., Ritter, M. (2021): Exploring the Weather-Yield Nexus with Artificial Neural Networks. Agricultural Systems. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2021.103345.