Mansi Nagpal

Thematic Area Environment and Society
Department of Economics

Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

phone: +49 341 6025 1681

Mansi Nagpal

Research Interests

  • Climate change adaptation and mitigation
  • Agriculture and food economics
  • Sustainable development
  • Agent-based modelling

Curriculum Vitae

since 2020

PhD student, Graduate School AGRI-TRANSFORM, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig

2016 − 2019

Research Consultant at CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), New Delhi, India

2015 − 2016

Junior Research Assistant at Creative Agri Solutions Pvt. Ltd, New Delhi, India


Summer Internship at International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), New Delhi, India (June − August)

2013 − 2015

Masters of Arts in Agribusiness Economics at the Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune, India (Master Thesis: “Mapping the relationship between gender and migration in agriculture sector in India”)

2009 − 2012

Bachelors of Arts in Economics at University of Delhi, India

Current Projects

Doctoral project: Future drought impacts on German agriculture: modeling options for a transformation to resilience