Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Cornell University, 2001.
M.S., Agricultural Economics, Cornell University, 1996.
B.A., Economics, University of Tokyo, 1994.
Areas of Interest
Consumer Economics, Food Marketing, Sustainable Food Systems
APEC 3202 Introduction to Food Systems
APEC 4451W/5451 Food Marketing Economics APEC 8401 Agricultural Markets and Policy
Decisions and their consequences related to farming, food supply, consumption, and waste. Recent and current projects include positioning regional food supply chains for future disruptions, examining the role of farmers’ markets in a regional food system, building a market data structure for small and medium-scale agrifood sector, and evaluating behavioral nudges and in-store intervention for improved food access in rural areas.