“If the US Steps Back from ‘Power-Based’ Bargaining: What are the Implications for Agricultural Trade?”
Analysis of current US approach to trade agreements and implications for agricultural trade
This report provides an update on the agricultural loan delinquency rates in the US and Ohio through the first quarter of 2021.
Invited Paper prepared for presentation in session: “Challenges to the Multilateral Trading System: What’s Next for Agricultural Trade Policy?” at the 2021 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, August 1-3. Discusses the US-China trade war and the failure to make progress on China's use of subsidies.
Heterogeneous firms model developed to identify relationship between firm productivity and product quality. Published in Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 46(1) (2021) in collaboration with Jihyun Eum (Kangwon National University) and Stanley Thompson (Ohio State University).
"Sustainable Agricutlural Production, Income and Eco-Labelling: What Can Be Learned from a Neo-Ricardian Approach?"
Plenary Paper, co-authored with Kari Heerman (USTR).
Featured Article in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 43(2) (2021). Discussion of author's contributions to industrial organization and international economics.
Published in William and Mary Business Law Review 12(2021) with Daniel Chow (Moritz School of Law, Ohio State University).
A report on the accuracy and informativeness of agricultural Baselines.