Michael T. Weber

Michael T. Weber

Ph.D., 1976. Michigan State University
M.S., 1974. Michigan State University
B.S., 1969. Southern Illinois University

Professor Emeritus

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University

AEC/AFRE Faculty, 1976 to 2011
East Lansing, Michigan

517 899 5419, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Haggblade, Steven,  Agnes Andersson Djurfeldt, Drinah Banda Nyirenda, Johanna Bergman Lodin, Leon Brimer, Martin Chiona, Maureen Chitundu, Linley Chiwona-Karltun, Constantino Cuambe, Michael Dolislager, Cynthia Donovan, Klaus Droppelmann, Magnus Jirström, Emma Kambewa, Patrick Kambewa, Nzola Meso Mahungu, Jonathan Mkumbira, João Mudema, Hunter Nielson, Mishek Nyembe, Venâncio Alexandre Salegua, Alda Tomo and Michael Weber. 2012. Cassava Commercialization in Southeastern Africa.  Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies, Vol. 2 Issue 1, pp.4 – 40.

Staatz, John M., Andrew M. Kizito, Michael T. Weber and Niama Nango Dembele. 2011. Evaluating the Impact on Market Performance of Investments in Market Information Systems: Methodological Challenges. MSU Staff Paper No. 2011-08. Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

The MSU Food Security Group.  2009. Lessons Learned from 25 Years of Food Security Research, Capacity-Building, and Outreach. October 30, 2009.  MSU International Development Working Paper 101.

Kuteya, Auckland,  S. Kabwe, M. Beaver, A. Chapoto, B. Burke, N. Mason and M. Weber. 2011. Statistical Report on Categorization of Rural Cropping Households in Zambia.   Zambia Food Security Research Paper No. 51. Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Tembo, Gelson, Antony Chapoto, Thomas Jayne, and Michael Weber. 2010.  Fostering Food Market Development in ZambiaZambia Social Science Journal: Vol. 1: No. 1, Article 5.

Simasiku, Phyllis, Antony Chapoto, Robert B. Richardson, Mwape Sichilongo,  Gelson Tembo,  Michael T.Weber and Alimakio Zulu. 2010.  Natural Resource Management, Food Security, and Rural Development in Zambia: Moving From Research Evidence to Action: Proceedings of the Public Forum. Zambia Food Security Research Paper No. 44.  Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Hichaambwa, Munguzwe, Margaret Beaver, Antony Chapoto and Michael T. Weber. 2009. Patterns of Urban Food Consumption and Expenditure in Zambia: An Overview Report Based on the CSO/MACO/FSRP Food Consumption Survey in Urban Areas of Lusaka, Kitwe, Mansa and Kasama, 2007-2008Zambia Food Security Research Paper No. 43. Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Jayne, Thomas S., Ballard Zulu, Gear Kajoba and Michael T. Weber. 2008. Access to Land and Poverty Reduction in Rural Zambia: Connecting the Policy Issues.  Zambia Food Security Research Paper No. 34.  Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Tschirley, David L., Danilo Abdula and Michael T. Weber. 2006.  Toward Improved Maize Marketing and Trade Policies to Promote Household Food Security in Central and Southern Mozambique. Mozambique Food Security Research Paper No. RP 60E. Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Mather, David, Cynthia Donovan, T. S. Jayne, and  Michael T. Weber. 2005. Using Empirical Information in the Era of HIV/AIDS to Inform Mitigation and Rural Development Strategies: Selected Results from African Country Studies Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 87(5), pages 1289-1297.

Weber, Michael T., Cynthia Donovan, John M. Staatz and Niama Nango Dembele. 2005. Guidelines for Building Sustainable Market Information Systems in Africa with Strong Public-Private Partnerships.  MSU International Development Policy Brief.  Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

Jayne, T.S., Takashi Yamano, Michael Weber, David Tschirley, Rui Benfica, David Neven, Anthony Chapoto, and Ballard Zulu.  2003.  Smallholder Income and Land Distribution in Africa: Implications for Poverty Reduction Strategies.  Food Policy, v. 28, no 2: 253-275.

Tschirley, David L., Cynthia Donovan and Michael T. Weber.  1996.  Food Aid and Food Markets: Lessons From Mozambique.  Food Policy, v. 21, no. 2: 189-209.

Jayne, Thomas S., Lawrence Ruby, Frank Lupi, David Tschirley and Michael T. Weber. 1996.  Estimating Consumer Response to Food Market Reform Using Stated Preference Data: Evidence from Eastern and Southern Africa. American Journal of Agricultural Economics: August, 1996 (Volume 78, Number 3)

Tschirley, David L., and Michael T. Weber.  1994.  Food Security Strategies Under Extremely Adverse Conditions: The Determinants of Household Income and Consumption in Rural MozambiqueWorld Development, 22.9: 159-173.                             

Weber, Michael T., John M. Staatz, John S. Holtzman, Eric W. Crawford and Richard H. Bernsten.  1988.  Informing Food Security Decisions in Africa: Empirical Analysis and Policy Dialogue.  American Journal of Agricultural Economics, v. 70, no. 5: 1044-1052.