FARE Seminars

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FARE Speaker Seminars
Seminar Speakers Title
Professor Viktoriya Galushko, Department of Economics, University of Regina The Importance of Location Determinants in Food Manufacturing Investment in Canada
DANNY LEUNG, Director, Economic Analysis Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa Accessing Business Microdata For Analysis At Statistics Canada
Dr. Timothy Beatty, Dept. of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Davis Stewart Lane Commemorative Lecture --- "Feeding the World Through 2050"
Dr. Richard Barichello, Food and Resource Economics Group, University of British Columbia The Inaugural George Morris AgriFood Policy Lecture --- "The TPP: Implications for Canada's Agriculture"
Professor Marc Bellemare, Dept. of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota Departmental Seminar ... 'Was Sandmo Right? Experimental Evidence on Producer Attitudes to Price Uncertainty'
Dr. Wuyang Hu, Dept. of Agricultural Economics, University of Kentucky Has the Time Arrived for Online Consumer Surveys: A Comparison of an Online Survey to a Traditional Mailed Survey
Professor Roy Black, Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University Departmental Seminar ... 'Challenges and Opportunities for Investigating the Economics of Climate Change for Great Lakes Perennial Fruit Crops'
Prof. Sven Anders, Dept. of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta Departmental Seminar ... 'Live and Let Die - Exporter Experience and Sequential Exporting in the International Coffee Market'
Dr. Scott Rozelle, Helen F. Farnsworth Senior Fellow and the co-director of the Rural Education Action Program in the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University Departmental Seminar ... 'Is There a Second Food Security Challenge for Middle Income Countries? Micronutrient Deficiencies, Health and Nutrition Problems and Faltering Growth'
Peter Slade, Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of FARE A Structural Model of Hiring, Promotion, and Job Exit With Application to Gender and Academic Hiring
Dr. Keith Coble, Giles Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Mississippi State University The Effect of the Agricultural Act of 2014 on Optimal Choice of Farm-level Insurance Coverage Levels
Dr. David Just, Professor and Co-Director, Cornell Center for Behavioral Economics in Child Nutrition Programs, Cornell University Feeding Kids or Feeding The Garbage: Fruits and Vegetables in the School Lunch Program
Arden Esqueda, Craig Galbraith and Walter Kung Integrating Research: Farm Level Models for Policy Analysis and Development at AAFC
Prof. Steven Y. Wu Market Competition and Contracting Outcomes: Theory and Experimental Evidence
Prof. Jayson Lusk, Willard Sparks Endowed Chair, Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University Selfishness, Altruism, and Inequality Aversion Towards Consumers and Farmers
Larry Solomon Executive Director Energy Probe Global Warming: The Science is not Settled
Prof. Ross Kingwell School of Agricultural & Resource Economics, The University of Western Australia The Privatisation of Crop Breeding in Australia: The Role of End Point Royalties
Dr. Patrick Westhoff Co-Director, FAPRI and Research Assoc. Prof., Dept. of Agr. and Applied Economics University of Missouri Do U.S. Biofuel Policies Fundamentally Change Agricultural Commodity Markets?
Dr. Benjamin L. Campbell Vineland Research and Innovation Centre, Vineland Station, Ontario Consumer Preference and Willingness to Pay for Biodegradable Potting Containers
Andrew Reed, Ph.D. Candidate Department of Politics Queen Mary, University of London Historic Precedent With Modern Relevance? - The Effect of Crisis and Government Intervention on Canadian Prairie Agriculture