Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Utkur Djanibekov

Utkur Djanibekov
Position: Economist
Team: Landscape Policy and Governance
Location: Auckland
Private Bag 92170
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142

Research Interests

Research Interests


Spiegel, A., Britz, W., Djanibekov, U., Finger, R. (2020). Stochastic-dynamic modelling of farm-level investments under uncertainty. Environmental Modelling & Software

Boboev, H., Djanibekov, U., Bekchanov, M., Lamers, J.P.A., Toderich, K. (2019). Feasibility of conservation agriculture in the Amu Darya Lowlands, Central Asia. International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability 17(1), 60-77.

Djanibekov, U., Finger, R., (2018). Agricultural risks and farm land consolidation process in transition countries: The case of cotton production in Uzbekistan. Agricultural Systems 164, 223-235.

Djanibekov, U., Gaur, V., (2018). Nexus of energy use, agricultural production, employment and incomes among rural households in Uttar Pradesh, India. Energy Policy 113, 439-453

Spiegel, A., Britz, W., Djanibekov, U., Finger, R., (2018). Policy analysis of perennial energy crop cultivation at the farm level: short rotation coppice (SRC) in Germany. Biomass and Bioenergy 110, 41-56

Djanibekov, U., Van Assche, K., Boezeman, D., Villamor, G.B., Djanibekov, N., (2018). A coevolutionary perspective on the adoption of sustainable land use practices: The case of afforestation on degraded croplands in Uzbekistan. Journal of Rural Studies 59, 1-9

Djanibekov, U., Villamor, G.B., (2017). Market-based instruments for risk-averse farmers: rubber agroforest conservation in Jambi Province, Indonesia. Environment and Development Economics 22 (2), 133-155

Djanibekov, U., Villamor, G.B., Dzhakypbekova, K., Chamberlain, J., Xu, J., (2016). Adoption of sustainable land uses in post-Soviet Central Asia: The case for agroforestry. Sustainability 8(10), 1030/1-16

Djanibekov, U., Khamzina, A., (2016). Stochastic economic assessment of afforestation on marginal land in irrigated farming system. Environmental and Resource Economics 63(1), 95-117

Djanibekov, N., Djanibekov, U., Sommer, R., Petrick, M., (2015). Cooperative agricultural production to exploit individual heterogeneity under a delivery target: The case of cotton in Uzbekistan. Agricultural Systems 141, 1-13

Villamor, G.B., Le, Q.B., Djanibekov, U., van Noordwijk, M., Vlek, P.L.G., (2014). Biodiversity in rubber agroforests, carbon emissions, and rural livelihoods: An agent-based model of land-use dynamics in lowland Sumatra. Environmental Modelling and Software 61, 151-165

Villamor, G.B., Chiong-Javier, M.E., Djanibekov, U., Catacutan, D., van Noordwijk, M., (2014). Gender differences in land-use decisions: shaping multifunctional landscapes? Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 6, 128-133

Djanibekov, U., Djanibekov, N., Khamzina, A., Bhaduri, A., Lamers, J.P.A., Berg, E., (2013). Impacts of innovative forestry land use on rural livelihood in a bimodal agricultural system in irrigated drylands. Land Use Policy 35, 95-106

Djanibekov, U., Van Assche, K., Boezeman, D., Djanibekov, N., (2013). Understanding contracts in evolving agro-economies: Fermers, dekhqans and networks in Khorezm, Uzbekistan. Journal of Rural Studies32, 137-147

Djanibekov, N., Sommer, R., Djanibekov, U., (2013). Evaluation of effects of cotton policy changes on land and water use in Uzbekistan: Application of a bio-economic farm model at the level of a water users association. Agricultural Systems 118, 1-13

Djanibekov, N., Frohberg, K., Djanibekov, U., (2013). Income-based projections of water demand for food consumption in Central Asia: The case of Uzbekistan. Global and Planetary Change 110, Part A, 130-142

Rudenko, I., Bekchanov, M., Djanibekov, U., Lamers, J.P.A., (2013). The added value of a water footprint approach: micro- and macroeconomic analysis of cotton production, processing and export in water bound Uzbekistan. Global and Planetary Change 110, Part A, 143-151

Djanibekov, U., (2012). More than carbon price. Nature Climate Change 2, 296

Djanibekov, U., Khamzina, A., Djanibekov, N., Lamers, J.P.A., (2012). How attractive are short-term CDM forestations in arid regions? The case of irrigated croplands in Uzbekistan. Forest Policy and Economics21, 108-117



  • Bonn
    PhD Agricultural Sciences
  • Uzbekistan
    MS Management
  • Uzbekistan
    BS Management (Communication and Information)