National Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Week
Twenty-five years ago Lyn Fisher and Martha Beck had a dream to establish a program to train gardening enthusiasts in research-based gardening techniques, then to use that knowledge to teach the general public. Lyn and Martha, had heard of such a program ...
Advanced Agricultural Economics
AEDECON 8201 This course provides students with an overview and an understanding of the theory guiding production economics as applied to agricultural problems and of the empirical methodologies used to study agricultural production problems. Prereq: 7140 ...
Dr. Sathya Gopalakrishnan among 21 researchers selected for the inaugural GRO Academy cohort
The national trend in grant-making agencies has been towards convergence research or interdisciplinary team-based research. The complex challenges we face today require new ways to collaborate, solve problems, and leverage multiple disciplinary approaches ...
Advanced Sales Techniques and Practice
AEDECON 3131 Expands on basic sales principles with additional emphasis on required skills to establish long term customer-client relationships in today's business context. Prereq: 3121. Professor: Chris Williams. Spring 2021. Undergraduate 2.0 3103 ...
Dr. Sathya Gopalakrishnan receives President and Provost Award for Faculty Service for co-founding and leading Ohio State’s STEAM Factory
Dr. Gopalakrishnan says that when she and 11 junior faculty members founded The Steam Factory in 2012, their goal was to create a grass-roots network of faculty, post-docs, and other like-minded professors across Ohio State to engage in creative and inter ...
AEDECON 8401 This course covers the key theories and empirical evidence surrounding investments in human capital. Topics include labor markets, nutrition and health, schooling and education, migration, population and fertility, and intra-household allocat ...
Econometrics in Development
AEDECON 8402 This class will cover cutting edge topics and econometric methods in the development economics literature, examining new methods around IVs, popular machine learning techniques, and non-classical measurement error. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, an ...
Frontiers of Agricultural and Food System Economics
AEDECON 8203 This course will provide students with theoretical foundations that are relevant to settings both within and outside the subfield of agricultural economics, practice in contemporary methods of empirical analysis, and exposure to both current ...
Frontiers in Resource Economics
AEDECON 8301 The course will focus on the theory of renewable resource economics, the seminal papers in the field, and will include contemporary issues and advanced topics such as spatial-dynamic problems and coupled human-natural systems. Prereq: 7140, E ...
Applied Welfare Economics
AEDECON 8101 This course will explore questions of how we can use welfare analyses to evaluate policy and inform public policy debates. It takes an applied approach to welfare economics and its application to issues of public policy. Prereq: 7140, Econ 87 ...