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News article: Professor Mario Miranda Receives AAEA 2017 Fellow Award

Professor Mario Miranda recently accepted his AAEA 2017 Fellow Award at AAEA's award ceremony in Chicago, Illionois.  During his acceptance speech, he shared that he has enjoyed his nearly 30 years working as an agricultural economist, researcher and teacher.  The profession has allowed him to collaborate with collegues from all over the nation and the world.  

News article: AEDE PhD Graduate Wins Honorable Mention from AAEA

The dissertation of AEDE PhD graduate, Dr. Muhammad Imran Chaudhry, received an honorable mention from the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association’s (AAEA) Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award. Dr. Imran credited his success to the scholarly excellence and dedication of his dissertation committee.

“I am especially indebted to my adviser Professor Miranda who encouraged me to pursue theoretical research, provided invaluable insights along the way and literally chaperoned me through the PhD program,” says Imran. 

News article: AEDE Students and Faculty Recognized for Achievements

AEDE has so much to celebrate this spring! The following received awards at the Agribusiness Club and NAMA Banquet on April 11th:

Outstanding Returning Member: Morgan Jolliff

Outstanding Transfer Student: Haylee Zwick

Outstanding First Year Member: Rebekkah Sommer

Outstanding Faculty Member: Brian Roe

Mark Rembert won the best Ph.D. student paper from the Mid Continent Regional Science Association for his work titled, "Creative Destruction & Inter-Regional Job Reallocation during the Great Recession."

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Our faculty working in the areas of Business, Policy and Trade have a pulse on laws and policy that impacts agriculture, industry and environmental issues in the state of Ohio, the United States, and the world.

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Research in Regional, Urban and Development Economics Policy is to lead a nationally and internationally recognized research and outreach program focused on priority issues related to rural and urban communities and their growth.

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AEDE develops and applies economic strategy to build forecasting tools and applications for the agribusiness sector and farmers to be able to operate for maximum production and profit  

Farm management, farmland tenure and valuation, finance, credit, and institutions, crop insurance, futures and options and agribusiness management, marketing and strategy

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AEDE Faculty work and research in sustainability and change examine the areas the human, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainability.

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News article: Professor Mario Miranda Named 2017 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Fellow

Announcing the 2017 Class of AAEA Fellows The AAEA Fellows Selection Committee has seleced five outstanding members to be honored as the 2017 AAEA Fellows.  The five distinguished Fellows will be recognized at the 2017 AAEA Annual Meeting in July, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. 

 

News article: Dispatch from the Field: Tony Gallenstein on His Work with the iAGRI Program in Tanzania

Tony Gallenstein, an AEDE doctoral student, is currently in Tanzania serving as a program manager for the Innovative Agricultural Research Initiative (iAGRI), a USAID Feed the Future project. AEDE’s Dave Kraybill serves as the iAGRI project director.

News article: AEDE at the 2015 International Conference of Agricultural Economists

Research by AEDE faculty and graduate students was recently presented at the 29th annual International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE), held from August 8-14, 2015 in Milan, Italy.

News article: AEDE at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association

Each summer one of the most highly anticipated events for AEDE’s faculty and students takes place: the annual meeting of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA). AAEA is the premier professional organization for agricultural and applied economists working in the U.S.

News article: AEDE at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Allied Social Science Associations

The Allied Social Science Associations (ASSA) recently gathered for its annual meeting in Boston, MA from Jan 3-5, 2015 where AEDE was represented amongst the program participants. 

ASSA, in conjunction with approximately 55 associations in related disciplines, holds a three-day meeting each January to present papers on general economic subjects. Over 520 scholarly sessions are held.

News article: AEDE Faculty and Students Present Research at the 2014 AAEA Annual Meeting

Each summer one of the most highly anticipated events for AEDE’s faculty and students takes place: the annual meeting of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA). AAEA is the premier professional organization for agricultural and applied economists working in the U.S.

News article: AEDE Faculty Expand Their Research Connections in China

This summer many AEDE faculty members travelled abroad for teaching and research collaboration opportunities. One country in particular, the People’s Republic of China, hosted visits from several AEDE faculty members working in the fields of development and regional economics.  

News article: Faculty and Students Head to Washington D.C. for the Annual Meeting of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association

In early August, one of the most highly anticipated events for AEDE’s faculty and students takes place: the annual meeting of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA). AAEA is the premier professional organization for agricultural and applied economists working in the U.S.

News article: Professor Mario Miranda Teaches Workshop on Computational Economic Dynamics at the Central Bank of Costa Rica

 

AEDE Professor Mario Javier Miranda recently returned from the Central Bank of Costa Rica where he presented a week-long workshop from December 3-7, 2012 focused on computational economic dynamics. Professor Miranda was invited to teach the workshop at the Central Bank by Roger Madrigal, Chief Economist of the Central Bank, who earned his doctorate degree from AEDE in 2004.

News article: New Research from Professor Mario Miranda and Katie Farrin Looks at Index Insurance Options for the Developing World

Index insurance, which relies on an observed value of a specified “index” or some other closely related variable that is highly correlated with losses to determine payouts, could significantly help those uninsured against environmental disasters in the developing world by providing an attainable safety net for crop protection.