• Discrete Choice Experiments Workshop

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    Target audience

    The course is open to graduate students at different levels (MSc, MPhil, PG-diploma, and PhD), academics, consultants, and other practitioners. Applications will be evaluated on a first-come first-serve basis; as well as on motivations indicated in the application letter. Recommendation letters by academic supervisors endorsing the good standing of the candidate are welcomed, but not required.

    Location: Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University – East Lansing – United States.


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    Thomas Jayne

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    David B. Schweikardt

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