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Mr. Tor Tolhurst

Research Impact:

Applied econometrics; technology and innovation; climate and environmental economics; economics of risk and uncertainty


University of Guelph, Master's of Science (Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics)
The University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Commerce (Finance)


Featured Publications:

Tolhurst, T. N. and A. P. Ker. On Technological Change in Crop Yields. American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2015) 97 (1): pp.137--158. Available at:
Gaudin, A. C. M., T. N. Tolhurst, A. P. Ker, K. Janovicek, R. C. Martin, and W. Deen. Increasing Crop Diversity Improves Yield Stability and Resilience to Weather Variations. PLOS One (Accepted).
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