Professor of Rural Economy, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Ian Hodge is Professor of Rural Economy in the University of Cambridge. He was Head of the Department of Land Economy between 2002 and 2011. He is a Fellow of Hughes Hall and of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. He is a member of the Department of Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) Economics Advisory Panel and was President of the Agricultural Economics Society in 2007-08.
Ian's research interests include environmental governance, rural policy, property, planning and land use. His book, ‘The Governance of the Countryside’, has recently been published by Cambridge University Press.