Stamatis Mantziaris graduated from the Faculty of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development at Agricultural University of Athens and he holds an MBA in Food & Agribusiness from the same university. He is PhD candidate in the scientific area of Agricultural Economics and Policy at Agricultural University of Athens. He has participated in EU and national research projects relate to policy analysis of agriculture and bioenergy sector. In the context of his collaboration with Agricultural Economics Research Institute, he works as research assistant for the purpose of “National Fisheries Data Collection Program 2017-2019”. His research interests are focused on policy analysis in primary sector, supply response modeling of arable farming, economic evaluation of energy crops and agribusiness investment appraisal.