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News

Sep 11th, 2019
Any doubts about the job prospects of agricultural economics majors? Just look...
Dec 9th, 2019
Dr. Yu Na Lee, Dr. Michael von Massow and Laura Stortz, Graduate Students are...
Dec 4th, 2019
He's talking about "How come free trade isn't actually free? See episode 11...
Dec 3rd, 2019
Dr. Brady Deaton is hosting Kenneth Poon on this podcast which can be viewed...

Meet Our Profs

Prof. Yu Na Lee
Prof. Yu Na Lee

Yu Na is an economics professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics who studies how food price uncertainty affects food security, development and trade.

Meet Our Grad Students

Edwige Tia
Edwige Tia

Meet Edwige Tia, a master of science student in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Guelph.


FARE Institute

Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy

The Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy is housed within the Department of Food, Agricultural, and Resource Economics, OAC, University of Guelph. The Institute is also part of the larger Food Institute at the University of Guelph.

The mission of the institute is to provide independent, credible, and timely policy analysis with respect to socially significant food and agricultural issues.

Find a collection of working papers, white papers and a series of podcasts that have been made public to help educate individuals on important food and agricultural issues. Visit FARE Institute.

FARE Talk

FARE Talk Radio

How Does Canada Put A Price On Carbon?

Kenneth Poon discusses a pressing policy issue with broad-reaching implications: how Canada puts a price on carbon. He outlines the current regulatory environment, industry and consumer impacts, the benefits and drawbacks of taxation vs. cap-and-trade, and Canada’s leadership role in global strategies for emissions reductions. More

The Canadian Government’s "Duty to Consult" Indigenous People: Meaning, History, and Consequences

Dwight Newman discusses one of the more important legal issues of our time: the Canadian Government’s "Duty to Consult" Indigenous People. The meaning and history of duty to consult is discussed in detail. More

Food Focus

Food Focus is intended to provide an opportunity for conversations and perspectives on issues of interest in the food system.

We will share weekly updates here on the FARE website but for full versions of our blog, podcast and trends reports please visit foodfocusguelph.ca.