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Julia Denantes

L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers, SMART (RENNES)

PhD student

Phone: +33 (0)2 23 48 69 15

PhD topic

Work organization and decision to implement alternative practices to pesticides in farms with livestock

This PhD aims to study the role of work organization in the decision of farmers who wish to stop using pesticides. Indeed, using pesticides is nowadays controversial, because of their impact on health and on the environment. The Breton farms combining crop and livestock production are studied in this work, which should contribute to inform public and private decision-makers on concrete solutions to remove pesticides and on their economic impacts.  This PhD is co-financed by the FAST project and the Brittany Region.

  • Supervisor: Aude Ridier, L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers, UMR 1302 SMART, 35000 Rennes, France
  • Co-Supervisors:
    • Carole Ropars-Collet, L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers, UMR 1302 SMART, 35000 Rennes, France
    • Matthieu Carof, L'Institut Agro Rennes-Angers, UMR 1069 SAS, 35000 Rennes, France

Research topics

  • Agricultural economics
  • Econometrics
  • Public Policy

Selected recent publications

  • Denantes, J., and Donoso, G. (2021)
    "Factors influencing customer satisfaction with water service quality in Chile"
    Utilities Policy 73: 101295.

Work in progress

See also

Julia Denantes's publications in HAL

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