Graduate Defence Listings

Prosper Koto's Master of Science Defence

Prosper Koto's Master of Science defence will take place on Tuesday, August 10th, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Room 107, J.D. MacLachlan Building.  The title of his thesis is:  'Eonomic Analysis of the Effects of Grain Based Ethanol Production on Feeding Costs and Gross Margins of Cow-Calf Farms in Ontario and Alberta'. 

Yong Ma's Master of Science Defence

YONG MA's Master of Science defence will take place on Monday, August 9th, 2010 at 10:00 am in Room 101, J.D. MacLachlan Building.

The title of his thesis is 'The Demand for Pork Products in Canada: The Effects of Discounts".

Jessica Rosenberg's Master of Science Defence

JESSICA ROSENBERG's Master of Science defence will take place on Thursday, July 15th, 2010 at 9:30 am in Room 107, J.D. MacLachlan Building.

The title of her thesis is 'An Analysis of the Critical Success Factors for Participation in Agricultural-Environmental Programs: A Case Study of the ALUS Model'. 

Stewart Skinner's Master of Science Defence

Stewart Skinner's Master of Science defence will take place on Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Room 107, J.D. MacLachlan Building.

The title of his thesis is "The Effect of Dried Distillers Grains with Solubles on Swine Ration Choice and Environmental Quality"

Final Oral Examination - Degree of Doctor of Philosophy for Kumuduni Kulasekera

The final oral examination for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy for Kumuduni Kulasekera will take place on Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 2:00 pm in Room 106 Rozanski Hall.  The title of her presentation is "Economic Analysis of Individuals' Propensity to Undertake Health-Promoting Behaviours". 

Final Oral Examination - Degree of Doctor of Philosophy for Mark Wagner

The final oral examination for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy for Mark Wagner will take place on Thursday, June 24th, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. in McLN 107.  The title of his presentation is:  "Comparative Analysis of Producer and Processor Impacts from Bioproduct Developments in the Canadian Soybean Sector". 

Jon So's Master of Science Defence

Jon So's Master of Science defence will take place on Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 101, J.D. MacLachlan Building.  The title of his thesis is "Retail Advertising of Healthy Food Choices - Does Income Segmentation Matter?"

Chatura Pulasinghage's Master of Science Defence

Chatura Pulasinghage's Master of Science defence will take place on Friday, March 26th, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. in Room 223, MacKinnon Building.   The title of his thesis is "Examining the Relationship Between Government Management of State Land and Efforts to Restore the Ecological Integrity of Coastal Lands in Sri Lanka After the Tsunami 2004: An Anticommons Problem?"

Roshen Epaarachchige PhD Thesis Proposal Defence

Roshen Epaarachchige will be presenting his PhD Thesis Proposal on Wed., Feb. 3rd at 4:15 pm in McLN 319. The title of his presentation is "The Impact of Health, Nutrition and Health Care Product Information on Consumer's Propensity to Adopt Preventative Health Care Behaviors: An Economic Analysis of Demand for Micronutrient-Vitamins.". The Examining Committee is Brady Deaton, Chair and Andreas Boecker, Sven Anders, Getu Hailu and Alfons Weersink. You are welcome to attend.

Cody Burdett's MSc Thesis Defence

Cody Burdett's Master of Science thesis defence will take place on Friday, January 29th, 2010 at 11:00 in Room 319, J.D. MacLachlan Building. The title of his thesis is "The Use of Traceability to Combat the Economic Drivers of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing: A Case Study."