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The AEDE PhD program is globally recognized as a leader in the disciplinary areas of agricultural, environmental, and development economics. We also offer an MS program and several dual Masters degree options.
We offer two undergraduate degrees: Agribusiness and Applied Economics and a joint major with the School of Environment and Natural Resources in Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability (EEDS).

Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics


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During the second session of Spring 2015 (March 4th to April 27th), AEDE will offer its Agribusiness and Applied Economics undergrad students a new course focused on advanced finance in the agricultural world. The course, “AED Economics 4193: Advanced Finance for Agribusinesses and Cooperatives,” will be taught Dr. Ani Katchova.
In preparation for Spring Semester 2015 class registration, the AEDE undergraduate program will offer walk-in advising sessions for students enrolled in the Agribusiness and Applied Economics major on Oct. 29, Nov. 3, Nov. 5 and Nov. 14. Students enrolled in the major are strongly encouraged to attend one of these sessions.
Cristina Connolly, Kathryn Dotzel, Norma Gomez, Isha Rajbhandari and Wendong Zhang, all students in AEDE’s doctoral program, have been awarded travel funding from Ohio State’s Center for Urban and Regional Analysis (CURA) to present papers at upcoming national conferences in Washington D.C. and Atlanta, Georgia that focus on the study of regional science.