Alan Matthews

Professor Emeritus of European Agricultural Policy, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Alan Matthews is Professor Emeritus of European Agricultural Policy at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. His research interests are in the areas of agricultural policy and international trade policy, including their implications for development and food security. Professor Matthews is a former President of the European Association of Agricultural Economists and is currently a member of Ireland’s Climate Change Advisory Council. He is a regular contributor to the blog on issues relating to the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy.