Research Interests

  • Agricultural economics
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Sinergies of rural development and family farming to policy design


PhD, Agri-environmental technology for sustainable agriculture, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid-Spain, 2021

Msc, Agricultural Economics and Natural Resources Management, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid-Spain, 2016

Economist, Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Quito-Ecuador, 2015


Bermeo-Córdova, B., Yagüe Blanco, J. L., Satama Bermeo, M., & Satama Tene, Á. (2022). Pre-professional practices in the training of agricultural graduates: the case of Ecuador using fuzzy cognitive maps. The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 1-22.

Singaña Tapia, D., & Satama Bermeo, M. (2022). Factors supporting the adoption of soil conservation practices: Evidence from Ecuadorian smallholder farmers. Land Degradation & Development, 33(4), 658-669.

Satama-Bermeo, M., & Singaña-Tapia, D. A. (2021). Determinantes del empleo no pleno de los jóvenes rurales del Ecuador durante el 2020. Economía Agraria y Recursos Naturales-Agricultural and Resource Economics, 21(2), 143-154.

Satama, M., & Iglesias, E. (2020). Fuzzy Cognitive Map Clustering to Assess Local Knowledge of Ecosystem Conservation in Ecuador. Sustainability, 12(6), 2550.

Córdova, B. B., Yagüe Blanco, J. L., Satama, M., & Jara, C. (2020). Identification of Variables That Cause Agricultural Graduates Not to Return to the Rural Sector in Ecuador. Application of Fuzzy Cognitive Maps. Sustainability, 12(10), 4270.