Recent Faculty and Graduate Student Research

Food-related Routines, Food-Related Routines, Product Characteristics, and Household Food Waste in the United States: A Refrigerator-based Pilot Study - Dr. Brian Roe

The Gender Pay Gap in Academia: Evidence from the Ohio State University - Joyce J ChenDaniel Crown

Ohio Stable in Farm Bankruptcies , While Nation is Up - Dr. Ani Katchova, Post Doctoral Researcher Robert Dinterman

Close to the Edge: High Productivity at Plot Peripheries and the Inverse Size-productivity Relationship - Dr. Leah Bevis, PhD Candidate Kichan Kim

The Revival of Economic Nationalism and the Global Trading System - Dr. Ian Sheldon

Issues Affecting Rural and Urban Communities Around the World

Associate Professor Joyce Chen: “Climate Change, Rural Livelihoods, and Adaptation” -
PhD Candidate Bo Feng: ''Social Mobility, Economic Opportunity and Interregional Migration'' -
PhD Candidate Rodrigo Perez Silva: “Knowledge Spillovers” -

Issues Affecting Food Production, Security and Health

Professor Brian Roe: “Food Waste” -
Professor Wuyang Hu: “The Economics of Agriculture and Food Systems” -
Assistant Professor Zoë Plakias: “The Economics of Local Food in Schools and Universities.” -
Assistant Professor Leah Bevis: “Soil deficiencies, soil contamination and human health” -
PhD Candidate Danyi Qi: "Messages to Diners about Food Waste Result in Smaller Orders, Cleaner Plates, but No Change in Total Food Intake" -

Issues Affecting the Environment and Sustainability

Associate Professor Allen Klaiber: “Markets and the Environment.” -
Associate Professor Yongyang Cai: “Integrated Assessment Modeling in Climate Change Economics and Regional Development.” -
PhD Candidate David Wolf: “Valuing Water Resources: Housing Markets, Recreation and Health” -
PhD Candidate Shaohui Tang: “Integrated Assessment Modeling of Agriculture and Water Systems” -

Issues Affecting the Domestic and International Agricultural Sectors

Professor Ian Sheldon: “Economic Analysis of U.S. Trade Policy and Its Impact on the Agricultural Sector.” -
Associate Professor Ani Katchova: “US and Ohio Farm Financial Conditions and Forecasting” -
Assistant Professor Jon Einar Flatnes: ““Using satellite data to predict yields and improve insurance design for smallholder farmers” -
PhD Candidate John Dougherty: "Investigating the Impact of Climate Change on Index Insurance Demand: Evidence from a Framed Field Experiment in Tanzania." -