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Congratulations Dr. Court, a Wells Fargo Extension Award Recipient

FRED AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

Congratulations to Dr. Christa Court as the recipient of a 2021 Wells Fargo Extension Professional and Enhancement Award! Dr. Court is an Assistant Professor of Regional Economics and Director of the UF/IFAS Economic Impact Analysis Program in the… Read More

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa House and Dr. Zhifeng Gao, AAEA Award Recipients

FRED AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  The Food and Resource Economics Department would like to congratulate two of our faculty members for receiving Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) awards! Dr. Zhifeng Gao, Professor, received the award for Distinguished Graduate Teaching, 10 or… Read More

Congratulations FRE Class of Summer 2021!

  PhD Benjamin Avuwadah, Dissertation:Three Essays on Conflicts: Conflict Management Policies and Household Welfare Bijeta Saha, Dissertation: Environmental Dis-Amenities and Its Impact Evaluation Using Quasi-Experimental Methods Sungeun Yoon, Dissertation: Essays about the Influence of Environmental Concern on Consumer… Read More

Congratulations to Danielle Shu, 2021 NACADA Outstanding New Advising Award Recipient

FRED AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

Congratulations to Danielle Shu, Food and Resource Economics’ Academic Advisor for her recent award of the Global 2021 NACADA Outstanding New Advising – Academic Advising Primary Role. Danielle started in the department as an Academic Assistant in late… Read More

FRE professor and grad student’s case study published in AETR journal

With low milk prices, industry consolidation, and declining consumer demand, what would you do as CEO of your struggling, family farm? The case study, “the Future of Four Creeks Farm: Scale-Up, Diversify, or Exit” challenges students to make… Read More

FRE Student’s Research on Economic Impact of Florida’s Waterways

In 2018, FRE Ph.D. student, Fei He was awarded a Thompson Earth Systems Institute (TESI) Grant to support her project, “Water resources and human society: educating Floridians about the value of water resources”. Since then, Fei has been… Read More