Dr. Konstantinos Giannakas - Grants & Contracts

“Long-term Monitoring for Crop and Integrated Agricultural Systems Resilience.” United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Long Term Agroecosystem Research (LTAR) Network, 2024-2028, $1m, Co-PI responsible for Socio-Economic Research.

“Data Solutions for Climate Smart and Resilient Agriculture.” USDA, ARS, 2023-2027, $630,000, Co-PI.

“Transitioning from a Linear to a Circular Bioeconomy: Opportunities within the Beef System.” University of Nebraska Collaboration Grants, 2023-2025, $150,000, Co-PI.

“Nebraska Circular Agriculture for the 21st Century.” University of Nebraska-Lincoln Grand Challenges, 2022-2024, $150,000, Co-PI.

"Assessing Producer Preferences for Conservation Program Participation and Ecosystem Service Provision." Nebraska Agricultural Experiment Station (NEAES), 2021-2026, $187,096, Co-PI.

"Ecosystem Services and Sustainability of Agro-Ecosystems in Nebraska." USDA, ARS LTAR Network, 2020-2024, $402,000, PI.

"Agricultural Intensification in the Western Corn Belt." USDA, ARS LTAR Network, 2019-2024, $1.45m, Co-PI responsible for Human Dimensions, Socio-Economic Research.

"FEW: Transformative Food Technologies to Enhance Sustainability at the Food, Energy, and Water (FEW) Nexus." National Science Foundation (NSF), 2015-2016, $49,988, Co-PI.

"Center for Agricultural & Food Industrial Organization - Policy Research Group." USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), Policy Research Centers Award, 2012-2016, $766,166, PI.

"EU Food Industry Dynamics and Methodological Advances." European Commission, Research Directorate, Directorate E, Framework Programme 6, 2007-2010, € 950,076 (~ $1.4m), Co-PI.

"Market and Welfare Effects of Country-Of-Origin- Labeling (COOL) for Specialty Crops." USDA, Economic Research Service (ERS) (Cooperative Agreements), 2005-2009, $27,000, PI.

"Preparing Women for Leadership in the Food Industry through Training in Agricultural and Food Industrial Organization." USDA, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES), 2005-2007, $128,000, Co-PI.

"The Economics of Purity Thresholds in Biotech Labeling Laws." Economics and Management of Agrobiotechnology Center, University of Missouri-Columbia, 2004-2005, $10,000, PI.

"The Market Potential of a Second Generation GM, High Oleic Soybean Oil." United Soybean Board, 2003-2004, $18,816, PI.

"Accounting for Observability, Uncertainty and Payment Mechanism in Agricultural Conservation Program Compliance." USDA, ERS (Cooperative Agreement), 2002-2003, $25,000, PI.

"Information Asymmetries and Consumption Decisions in Organic Food Product Markets." Food System Research Group (University of Wisconsin-Madison), USDA Cooperative State Research Service, 2002, $10,452, PI.

"(Non)Compliance with Agricultural Conservation Programs: Theory and Evidence." USDA, ERS (Cooperative Agreement), 2000-2001, $20,000, PI.

"Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights: Developing Countries, Biotechnology, and the TRIPs Agreement." International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2001, $1,000, PI.

"Biotechnology and Industry Concentration." IFPRI, 2001, $1,000, PI.

"Intellectual Property Rights under Costly and Imperfect Enforcement." IFPRI, 2000-2001, $10,000, PI.

"Consumption Effects of Genetic Modification: What If Consumers Are Right?" IFPRI, 2000-2001, $5,000, PI.

"The Effects of Biotechnology on Concentration and Structure in the Agricultural Inputs Industry." Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), 1999-2000, C$12,000, Co-PI.

"Technical Efficiency, Technological Change and Output Growth of Wheat Farms in Saskatchewan." AAFC, 1999, C$25,000, Co-PI.