Regine Weber

Research countries
  • Afghanistan
  • India
  • Kenya
Research projects

Analysis and Implementation of Measures to Reduce Price Volatility in National and International Markets for Improved Food Security in Developing Countries

Additional Information:

Regine's Interview with ZEF on her doctoral research, April 2017.

Thesis Title: Food Security Monitoring for Developing Countries in the Age of Big Data.



M.Sc. Food and Resource Economics; B.A. Latin America Studies, Minor in Economics


Agricultural Economist

Funding institutions

Bundesministerium für Wirtschaftliche Entwicklung und Zusammenarbeit (BMZ).

Thesis title

Food Security Monitoring for Developing Countries in the Age of Big Data


Bhopal, Anand; Blanchard, Kevin; Weber, Regine; Murray, Virginia.  2019.  Disasters and Food Security: The Impact on Health.  International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 33 : . (Open Access)  Further Information
Kozicka, M., R. Weber, M. Kalkuhl.  2019.  Cash vs. in-kind transfers: the role of self-targeting in reforming the Indian food subsidy program.  Food Security, 2019: 11 : 915–927 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Weber, R. and L. Kornher.  2019.  Can one improve now-casts of crop prices in Africa? Google can.  ZEF Discussion Papers on Development Policy, 271 : 1-40 . (Open Access)  Further Information


Weber, Regine; Cisneros, Elías.  2018.  Assessing Monitoring and Early Warning Systems for Food Security Risks.  Further Information


Regine Weber.  2017.  Die Ampel schaltet in Echtzeit um.  Download [PDF]


Weber, Regine.  2015.  The Welfare Impacts of Rising Food Prices: Evidence from India.  Download [PDF]
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Regine Weber

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ZEF B: Department of Economic and Technological Change