News

  • AFRE International Summer School Registration

    Official website: https://choicesummerschool.wixsite.com/2017

    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.


     

  • Congratulations!

    Picture of Robert Myers

    Robert J. Myers, professor in the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, was one of five members of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) honored as AAEA Fellows.

  • MSU expertise for Mali higher education strategy

    Mali Higher Education Delegation visits MSU's facilities, December 2016

    Mali is seeking to position itself as a leader for higher education in West Africa. With the support of the World Bank, a delegation of Malian personalities from the Ministry of Higher Education and from several Malian universities visited MSU for expertise, advice, and possible collaborations.

  • Chair’s Note, December 2016

    Chair’s Note, December 2016

  • Alumnus shapes learning, influences policy at Yale

    When Eli Fenichel started his graduate studies at Michigan State University, he was certain he didn’t want to be an academic.

     

    Fast forward 13 years, and he’s an assistant professor at Yale University, enjoying both the research and teaching parts of the job.

     

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Events

  • Date: March 30, 2017
    Location: 75 Morrill Hall of Agriculture

    This annual event is an opportunity for AFRE graduate students to present their research to other students and faculty, to inform colleagues about the important work being done in AFRE as well as to hone presentation skills and to receive feedback. Research is presented at various levels of completion, so that all students are able to participate and benefit. Awards are given for top presentations. There will also be a special session for prospective graduate students to learn more about the MS and Ph.D programs in AFRE, as well as opportunities to interact with faculty and current students. Agenda

  • Date: March 31, 2017
    Location: 75 Morrill Hall of Agriculture

    This annual event is an opportunity for AFRE graduate students to present their research to other students and faculty, to inform colleagues about the important work being done in AFRE as well as to hone presentation skills and to receive feedback. Research is presented at various levels of completion, so that all students are able to participate and benefit. Awards are given for top presentations. There will also be a special session for prospective graduate students to learn more about the MS and PhD programs in AFRE, as well as opportunities to interact with faculty and current students.  Agenda

  • Date: April 22, 2017
    Location: MSU Pavilion

    Join us to milk a cow, watch horse races, hold a baby chick and meet other animals! No farm tours will be given this year.   

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