Lars Brink

Lars Brink


Lars Brink, Ph.D.
Dr. Lars Brink works towards a better understanding, particularly in the context of the rules of the WTO, of the agricultural policies employed by governments in many countries and the size and nature of the associated support to farmers. He focused on such issues in the latter part of a long career with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and also at the OECD. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society, a Foreign Fellow of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry, and a Senior Fellow of the Canadian Agricultural Trade Policy Research Network. He has degrees in business and in agriculture (civilekonom and agronom) from Sweden and his M.S. and Ph.D. in agricultural economics ­­are from Purdue University, USA.   Lars in continuing his research on domestic support issues in his role with GII.