Mr. Željko Vaško

Associate professor at the University of Banja Luka, Faculty of Agriculture in Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina). Head of the Institute of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development at the Faculty of Agriculture. Lecturer on several subjects of agro-economic orientation (Planning and Economy Development, Cost and Calculations in Agriculture Production, Investment and Investments Evaluation, Rural Finance, Project Management).

Author or coauthor 7 books and 85 scientific and professional papers. He participated in the design and implementation of over thirty scientific-research, development or professional projects.

Member of the European Association of Agricultural Economists and the Balkan Scientific Society of Agricultural Economists.

Former Director of the Agricultural Project Coordination Unit at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management of the Republic of  Srpska (2001-2008) and Director of the Main Bank of the Republic of Srpska of the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovina (2011-2015).