H. Christopher Peterson

H. Christopher Peterson

Ph.D., Cornell University
M.B.A., Harvard University
B.S., Juniata College

Professor & Nowlin Chair of Consumer-Responsive Agriculture

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University

446 W. Circle, Dr., Rm 91
Justin S Morrill Hall of Agriculture
East Lansing, MI 48824

517 355 1813, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


All Publications (View all Peterson’s publications on Google Scholar sorted by year)

Selected Publications

Buckley, Jenifer, Peterson, H. Christopher, and Bingen, Jim. 2014. The Starting Block: A Case Study of an Incubator Kitchen. International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 17 (1): 163-187.  View Video Overview of this Case Study

Peterson, H. Christopher. 2011. An Epistemology for Agribusiness: Peers, Methods, and Engagement in the Agri-Food Bio System. International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 14 (5): 11-26.

Dentoni, Domenico, Peterson, H. Christopher. 2011. Multi-Stakeholder Sustainability Alliances in Agri-Food Chains: A Theory of Reasoned Action Approach. International Food and Agribusiness Management Review 14 (5), 83-108.

Dentoni, Domenico, Calantone, Roger J., Tonsor, Glyndall T., Peterson, H. Christopher. 2011. Animal Welfare Practices along the Food Chain: How Does Negative and Positive Information Affect Consumers? Journal of Food Products Marketing 17 (3), 279-302.

Dentoni, Domenico, Tonsor, Glyndall T., Calantone, Roger J., Peterson, H. Christopher. 2010. Brand Information Mitigating Negative Shocks on Animal Welfare: Is It More Effective to Distract Consumers or Make Them Aware? International Food and Agricultural Management Review 13 (4), 17-56. IFAMA 2010 Best Paper, Innovation Award.

Peterson, H. Christopher. 2011. Invited Paper Case Study Discussion. American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93 (2), 648-649.