Eileen O. van Ravenswaay

Eileen O. van Ravenswaay

Ph.D., 1980. Carnegie-Mellon University
B.A., 1974. University of Pittsburgh

Professor Emeritus

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University

AEC/AFRE Faculty, 1983-2003

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Biographical Information

Professor Emeritus, Eileen van Ravenswaay taught undergraduate courses in ecological economics and environmental economics.  Her research focused on economic incentives for pollution prevention in agriculture and the food industry. She served as a member of the Michigan Environmental Science Board and as a member and chair of the Michigan Great Lakes Protection Fund Technical Advisory Board.

 Professional Interests 

  • Ecolabeling
  • Industrial ecology
  • Contingent valuation methods