Dr. Jared G. Carlberg

 Associate Dean (Academic) and Associate Professor

372 Agriculture Building
Telephone (204) 474-9827
Fax  (204) 261-7251
Email  carlberg@ad.umanitoba.ca

EDUCATION

• Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University, 2002
• M.Sc., Agricultural Economics, University of Saskatchewan, 1999
• B.A. (Honours), Economics, University of Saskatchewan, 1997
• B. Commerce, Finance, University of Saskatchewan, 1997

TEACHING

ABIZ 3080 Introduction to Econometrics
ABIZ 4260 Price Analysis

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Abdullah, M.M.H., C.P.F. Marinangeli, P.J.H. Jones, and J.G. Carlberg. 2017. Healthcare and societal cost savings of dietary pulse consumption at the recommended daily rate in Canada. Nutrients (accepted).

Fryza, S., J.G. Carlberg, M. Khakbazan, C.D. Robins, H.C. Block, S.L. Scott, J. Huang, and O.N. Durunna. 2016. An economic and risk analysis of resting versus non-resting perennial pastures during the critical acclimation period. Canadian Journal of Animal Science 96: 364-75.

Abdullah, M.H., C.L. Gyles, C.P.F. Marinangeli, J.G. Carlberg, and P.J.H. Jones. 2015. Dietary fibre intakes and reduction in functional constipation rates among Canadian adults: a cost-of-illness analysis. Food and Nutrition Research. doi 10.3402/fnr.v59.28646

 

Abdullah, M.M.H., G.L. Gyles, C.P.F. Marinangeli, J.G. Carlberg, and P.J.H. Jones. 2015. "Cost-of-illness analysis reveals potential healthcare savings with reductions in type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease following recommended intakes of dietary fibre in Canada.” Frontiers in Pharmacology 

Amudhasurabi, A., J. Carlberg, D.S. Jayas & L. Ravikanth. "Impacts of Grain Handling and Transportation System Deregulation on Farm Profitability in Manitoba Province of Canada." International Journal of Business Management & Research 5(2015): 37-44.

Gyles, C.L., I. Lenoir-Wijnkoop, J.G. Carlberg, V. Senanayake, I. Gutierrez-Ibarluzea, M.G. Poley, D. Dubois, and P.J. Jones. "Health Economics and Nutrition: A Review of Published Evidence." Nutrition Reviews doi:10.1111/j.1753-4887.2012.00514.x .

Carlberg, J.G., and E.J. Froehlich. "Effects of Elicitation Method on Willingness to Pay: Evidence From the Field." Journal of Food Distribution Research 42(2011): 27-36.

Rude, J., D. Harrison, and J. Carlberg. "Market Power in Canadian Beef Packing." Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 59(2011): 321-336. 

Carlberg, J.G. "Development and Implementation of a Mandatory Animal Identification System: The Canadian Experience." Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 42(2010): 559-70. 

Gyles, C., J.G. Carlberg, J. Gustafson, D.A. Davlut, and P.J.H. Jones. "Economic Valuation of the Potential Health Benefits from Foods Enriched with Plant Sterols in Canada." Food & Nutrition Research 54 (2010) DOI: 10.3402/fnr.v54i0.5113. 

Carlberg, J.G., D.G. Brewin, and J.I. Rude. "Managing a Border Threat: BSE and COOL Effects on the Canadian Beef Industry." Review of Agricultural Economics 31(2009):952-62.

Froehlich, E.J., J.G. Carlberg, and C.E. Ward. "Willingness-to-Pay for Fresh Brand Name Beef." Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 57(2009):119-37. 

Carlberg, J.G., R.J. Hogan, Jr., and C.E. Ward. "Game Theory Application to Fed Cattle Procurement in an Experimental Market." Agribusiness: An International Journal 25(2009):56-69.

Carlberg, J.G., and T.J. Turko. "New Generation Co-Operatives in Manitoba: What's the Hold-Up?" Revista Mexicana de Agronegocios 23(2008):591-601.

Ward, C.E., J.G. Carlberg, and A. Brocklebank. "Canadian-U.S. Cattle Feeding: Comparing Pricing Practices, Price Discovery Issues and Potential Policies." Current Agricultural, Food & Resource Issues 8(2007):28-39.

Rude, J., J. Carlberg, and S. Pellow. "Integration to Fragmentation: Post-BSE Canadian Cattle Markets, Processing Capacity, and Cattle Prices." Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 55(2007):197-216.

Rude, J. and J. Carlberg. "Kill or Shill: Processing Capacity and Cattle Prices with a Closed Border." Current Agricultural, Food & Resource Issues 7(2006):85-93.

Ferguson, S., H. Furtan and J. Carlberg. "The Political Economy of Farmland Ownership Regulations and Land Prices." Agricultural Economics 35(2006):59-65.

Carlberg, J.G., C.E. Ward, and R.B. Holcomb. "Success Factors for New Generation Co-Operatives." International Food & Agribusiness Management Review 9(2006):62-81.

Carlberg, J. and J. Rude. “Canada-Mexico Agrifood Trade Under NAFTA.” Revista Mexicana de Agronegocios 15(2004):282-89.

Carlberg, J.G. and C.E. Ward. “Alternative Theories and Empirical Approaches to Price Discovery: An Application to Fed Cattle.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 35(2003):649-61.

Lyford, C.P., D.S. Tilley and J.G. Carlberg. "Strategy and Value in Commodity Organizations: Oklahoma Wheat in the 21st Century.” Review of Agricultural Economics 25(2003):540-548.

Carlberg, J.G. “Effects of Ownership Restrictions on Farmland Values in Saskatchewan.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics 34(2002):349-58.

Carlberg, J.G., and W.J. Brown. “An Economic Analysis of Cow-Calf Retained Ownership Strategies.” 2001 Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers, 64-71.

RESEARCH REPORTS & EXTENSION BULLETINS

Carlberg, J.G., and R.J. Hogan, Jr. "Factors Affecting Cattle Prices at Alberta Auction Marts." Research Report for ITS Global, 2013.

Carlberg, J.G. "The Role of Co-operatives in Enhancing a Competitive, Adaptable and Sustainable Canadian Agriculture, Agri-Food and Agri-Based Products Sector." Research Report for Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, 2012.

Carlberg, J.G., and A. Hacault. "Co-operatives in Canada: Ten Case Studies from Coast-to-Coast." Research Report for Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, 2012.

Carlberg, J.G. "Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Western Canada: Extent and Implications." Research Report for Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, 2011.

Carlberg, J.G. "Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Western Canada: Extent and Implications." Research Report for Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, 2011.

McLellan, A., J.Carlberg, and M. Entz. "The Economics of Annual Legume and Double Legume Cover Cropping in Southern Manitoba." Research Report for the Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative (ARDI), 2009.

Carlberg, J.G., A. Raphael, R. Ens, and D. Louw. "Consumer Research--Willingness To Pay." Research Report for the Canadian Cattlemen's Association, 2009.

Carlberg, J.G., and A. Paspaporn. "Effects of Agricultural Policies on Farmland Values in Manitoba." Research Report for the Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council (MRAC), 2008.

Carlberg, J.G., and B.J. Deaton, Jr. "Extent & Impacts of Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Ontario and Western Canada." Research Report for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 2008.

Carlberg, J.G., and A. Paspaporn. "Effects of Agricultural Policies Upon Farmland Values." Research Report for the Farm Level Policy Research Network, 2008.

Carlberg, J.G., E. Froehlich and C.E. Ward. “Willingness-to-Pay for Branded Fresh Beef in Canada.” Research Report for the National Beef Industry Development Fund, 2007.

Ward, C.E., A. Brocklebank, and J.G. Carlberg. “Canadian Vs. U.S. Fed Cattle Pricing and Marketing Practices and Viewpoints.” Research Report for the National Beef Industry Development Fund, 2007.

Carlberg, J.G. and T.J. Turko. “New Generation Co-operatives in Manitoba: What’s the Hold-Up? (Part 2)” Research Report for Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council, 2006.

Carlberg, J.G. and T.J. Turko. “New Generation Co-operatives in Manitoba: What’s the Hold-Up? (Part 1)” Research Report for Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council, 2005.

Carlberg, J.G. (Research Administrator), N. Loughran (Contributing Author) and R. Rothney (Contributing Author). “Cooperative Business Development: Winnipeg Pilot Project—Summative Evaluation Report.” Prepared for the Winnipeg Inner-City Research Alliance, 2004.

Carlberg, J.G., C.E. Ward, and R.B. Holcomb. “Success Factors for New Generation Cooperatives.” Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Fact Sheet F-596, Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Oklahoma State University, 2004.

Carlberg, J.G., and C.E. Ward. “Applying Game Theory to Meatpacker Behavior in an Experimental Market: Implications for Market Regulation.” Research Bulletin 2-2002, Research Institute on Livestock Pricing, Virginia Tech, 2002.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Carlberg, J.G. and W.H. Furtan. “Foreign Ownership and Farmland Values” in Government Policy and Farmland Markets: Implications of the New Economy, A. Schmitz and C.B. Moss. Ames, IA: Iowa State University Press, 2003.

Carlberg, J. “Prairie Farmland Markets After 1995.” The Agricultural Industry After Western Grain Transportation Reform: The Good, the Bad, and the Unexpected. Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, October 2003.

Carlberg, J.G. Book Review: Agricultural Policy, Agribusiness, and Rent-Seeking Behaviour, by A. Schmitz, H. Furtan, and K. Baylis. Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics 50(2002):353-55.

PRINCIPAL, INVITED AND SELECTED PAPERS,  POSTERS, AND PRESENTATIONS

Carlberg, J.G., S. Fryza, and R.J. Hogan, Jr. "Canadian Consumers' Knowledge and Perceptions of Sustainability Labeled Products." Selected Paper, 134th EAAE Seminar Labels on Sustainability: An Issue for Consumers, Producers, Policymakers and NGOs, Paris, France, March 2013.

Carlberg, J.G. "The Role of Co-operatives in Enhancing a Competitive, Adaptable and Sustainable Canadian Agriculture, Agri-Food and Agri-Based Products Sector." Invited presentation, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, March 2013.

Carlberg, J.G., and R.J. Hogan, Jr. "Can Enhanced Traceability Generate Extra Value-Added for Cattle at Auction?" Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association annual meeting, Orlando, Florida, February 2013.

Carlberg, J.G. "Financing Agricultural Co-operatives: Challenges & Innovations." Invited presentation, Co-operating to Build a Better West Conference, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, November 2012.

Carlberg, J.G., R.J. Hogan, Jr., and C.E. Ward. "What Drives Quality Grade Price Spreads in the Canadian Beef Industry?" Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society annual meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario, June 2012.

Hogan, R., C. Ward, J. Carlberg, and D.S. Peel. "Factors Affecting Quality Grade Discounts for Fed Cattle." Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association annual meeting, Birmingham, Alabama, February 2012.

Hacault, A., J. Rude, J.G. Carlberg, and R. Cardwell. "Impact of Market Access Reforms on the Canadian Dairy Industry." Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society annual meeting, Banff, Alberta, June 2011.

Carlberg, J.G. "21st Century Serfdom? Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Western Canada." Invited presentation, 16th annual Farming For Profit? conference, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, June 2011.

Carlberg, J.G., R.J. Hogan, Jr., and C.E. Ward. "What Drives Fed Cattle Quality Grade Discounts?" Invited presentation, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University, June 2011.

Carlberg, J.G. "The Socioeconomic Advantage of Adding Functional Food to Canadians' Diet." Invited presentation, Canadian Nutrition Society meetings, Guelph, Ontario, June 2011.

Carlberg, J.G. "Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Western Canada: Extent and Implications." Invited presentation, Agriculture & Agrifood Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, March 2011.

Jones, J., J. Carlberg and D. Pendell. "Effects of a Traceability System on the Economic Impacts of a Food-and-Mouth Disease Outbreak." Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Corpus Christi, Texas, February 2011. Also presented in poster form at 1st Annual Canadian Agricultural Policy Conference The Future of Farms and Food in Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, January 2011, and at the Consumer and Market Demand Research Network conference entitled "Consumer Demand for Local Food Attributes: Understanding Reactions to Food Production and Health Characteristics, Guelph, Ontario, August 2011..

Carlberg, J.G. "Economic Evaluation of Nutrition Interventions: Current Status and Future Directions." Invited presentation, IV ILSI Brasil International Symposium on Functional Foods, Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 2010.

Gyles, C., J.G. Carlberg, and P. Jones. "Potential Healthcare Savings from Plant Sterol Enriched Foods in Canada." Selected poster, joint EAAE/AAEA seminar The Economics of Food, Food Choice and Health, Freising, Germany, September 2010.

Carlberg, J.G., and B.T. Oleson. "Sanitary and Phytosanitary Issues Under NAFTA: Where are We and What's Next?" Invited presentation as part of AAEA Track Session "What is Next for NAFTA: Unresolved Issues", Denver, Colorado, July 2010.

Hacault, A., J.I. Rude, and J.G. Carlberg. "Impact of Market Access Reforms on the Canadian Dairy Industry." Selected poster, joint CAES/AAEA/WAEA meetings, Denver, Colorado, July 2010.

Carlberg, J.G. "Development and Implementation of a Mandatory Animal Identification Program: The Canadian Experience." Invited paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2010.

McLellan, A., J.G. Carlberg, J.R. Richardson and M. Entz. "The Economics of Annual Legume and Double Legume Cropping Systems in Southern Manitoba." Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2010. Also presented at 15th annual "Farming for Profit?" conference, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, June 2010.

Carlberg, J.G., and J.R. Templeton. "Effects of Cattle Attributes on Auction Prices in Manitoba." Selected paper, Western Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Kauai, Hawaii, June 2009.

Carlberg, J.G. "Animal Identification Systems in Canada." Commissioned paper, SEGARPA-TAMU Animal ID workshop, El Paso, Texas, March 2009.

Carlberg, J.G., and A. Paspaporn. "Effect of Agricultural Policies on Farmland Values: The Manitoba Case." Invited paper, Farm Level Policy Research Network workshop, Ottawa, Ontario, October 2008.

Carlberg, J.G., and B.J. Deaton. "Extent and Impacts of Non-Farmer Ownership of Farmland in Canada." Commissioned paper, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, October 2008.

Carlberg, J.G., and A. Paspaporn. "Effect of Agricultural Policies on Farmland Values in Manitoba." Principal paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, Quebec City, Quebec, July 2008.

Froehlich, E., and J.G. Carlberg. "Are Canadian Consumers Ready for Brand Name Beef? In-Store Experimental Auctions Investigate Canadian Consumers' Willingess-to-Pay for Branded Beef." Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, Portland, Oregon, July 2007.

Janzen, J., J.G. Carlberg, and J.I. Rude. "The Impact of Additional Safety Net Programming on the Value of Crop Insurance." Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, Portland, Oregon, July 2007.

Carlberg, J.G. "Cost of Bias Reduction in Eliciting Willingness-to-Pay." Invited paper, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, April 26th, 2007.

Froehlich, E., and J.G. Carlberg. “Comparing Willingness-to-Pay Estimates from Experimental Auctions with Mailed Surveys Incorporating Cheap Talk.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Mobile, Alabama, February 2007.

Omidvar, V., D.G. Brewin and J.G. Carlberg “Meat Processing in North America: Successes, Failures and Opportunities.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2006.

Rude, J.I. and J.G. Carlberg. “Processing Capacity and Price Impacts with a Closed Border.” Principal paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, San Francisco, California, July 2005.

Carlberg, J.G. and D.G. Brewin. “Managing an Industry in Crisis: BSE in Canada.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Little Rock, Arkansas, February 2005.

Carlberg, J.G. “Land Values in the Red River Valley: A Canada-U.S. Comparison.” Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 2004.

Rude, J.I. and J.G. Carlberg. “Did NAFTA Affect Canada-Mexico Agrifood Trade?” Selected paper, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society meetings, Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 2004.

Ferguson, S., W.H. Furtan, and J.G. Carlberg. “The Political Economy of Farmland Ownership Restrictions and Land Prices.” Selected paper, Southwestern Economics Association meetings, Corpus Christi, Texas, March 2004.

Carlberg, J.G. and J.I. Rude. “Canada-Mexico Agricultural Trade Under NAFTA.” Invited paper, XVII Congress Internacional De Administracion De Empresas Agropecurias, Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico, May 2003.

Carlberg, J.G., C.E. Ward, and R.B Holcomb. “Success Factors for Value-Added New Generation Cooperatives.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Mobile, Alabama, February 2003.

Carlberg, J.G., and W.H. Furtan. “Effects of Government Restrictions on Land Ownership: The Saskatchewan Case.” Invited paper, Government Policy and Farmland Markets: Implications of the New Economy conference, Washington, District of Columbia, May 2002.

Carlberg, J.G., and C.E. Ward. “Alternative Approaches to Price Discovery: Theory and Empirical Estimates.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2002.

Carlberg, J.G., and C.E. Ward. “A Partial-Adjustment, Mixed Linear Model of Price Discovery in an Experimental Market for Fed Cattle.” Selected paper, American Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Chicago, Illinois, August 2001.

Carlberg, J.G., and C.E. Ward. “Intertemporal Consistency of Transactions Price Determinants in an Experimental Market for Fed Cattle.” Selected paper, Southern Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Ft. Worth, Texas, January 2001.

Carlberg, J.G., and C.E. Ward. “A Game-Theoretic Analysis of Procurement in the Beef Packing Industry.” Selected paper, Western Agricultural Economics Association meetings, Vancouver, British Columbia, July 2000.

FUNDED RESEARCH


"Do Canadians Care About Dairy Animal Welfare? Exploring Consumer Perceptions and Preferences." Consumer and Market Demand Research Network, $37,000; 2011-2013 (principal investigator).

"A Conceptual Model of the Economic Benefits from Functional Foods in Canada." Consumer and Market Demand Research Network, $43,000; 2011-2013 (principal investigator).

"Effect of resting perennial pastures during the critical acclimation period on beef cattle performance, alfalfa persistance, pasture productivity and water use efficiency." Beef Cattle Research Council, $32,000; 2010-2013 (co-investigator on economics component with M. Khakbazan of AAFC Brandon).

"Contracting in Prairie Agriculture: Extent & Implications." Structure and Performance of Agriculture and Agri-Products Industries (SPAA) Research Network, $40,000; 2011-2013 (principal investigator).

"Global Literature Review and Assessment Model for Nutrition Economics." Danone Institute International, $36,000; 2010-2011 (principal investigator).

"A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Traceability in the Ontario Livestock Sector." Consumer and Market Demand Research Network, $12,500; 2010-2011 (principal investigator).

"Integrated Grain-Based Cropping Systems for Biological and Economic Sustainability." Organic Science Cluster Operating Grant, Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada, $93,750; 2009-2012 (co-investigator) with Martin Entz (principal investigator), Rob Gulden (co-investigator) and Mario Tenuta (co-investigator).

"Effects of Market Access Reforms on the Dairy Industry in Manitoba." Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative (ARDI), Canadian Dairy Commission Scholarship, University of Manitoba in-kind, $93,000; 2009-2011 (principal investigator).

"The Viability of a Producer-Controlled Saskatoon Marketing Association: An Integrated Approach." (with Brian Oleson) Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council, University of Manitoba Agribusiness Chair in Co-Operatives & Marketing, Eastern Plains Saskatoons Incorporated, Solomon Sinclair Farm Management Institute, and University of Manitoba In-Kind, $84,000; 2008-2009 (principal investigator).

"Economics of Cover Crops in Southern Manitoba." (with Martin Entz) Agri-Food Research & Development Initiative, $33,000; 2007-2009 (principal investigator).

"Effects of Agricultural Policies Upon Farmland Prices." Farm Level Policy Research Network, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada, $14,375; 2007-2008 (principal investigator).

“Economic Potential of Green Manuring for Manitoba Crop Production.” University of Manitoba URGP, $5,000; 2007-2008 (principal investigator).

"Effects of Agricultural Polices on Farmland Values in Manitoba." Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council, $10,000; 2007-2008 (principal investigator).

“Farm-Level Pricing and Risk Management of Canola in Western Canada.” (with James Unterschultz, Tomas Nilsson, Derek Brewin and Charlie Pearson) Agriculture Funding Consortium; Farm Level Policy Network; University of Manitoba; Alberta Agriculture, Food & Rural Development, $118,320; 2006-2008 (co-investigator).


“Brand Marketing of Beef: Extent, Opportunities, Impediments.” (with Clem Ward and Andrea Brocklebank) Livestock Marketing Information Center, $6,165 USD; 2005-2006 (co-investigator).


“Improving Alignment Within the Beef Supply Chain: Pricing to Value and Brand Marketing.” (with Clem Ward) National Beef Industry Development Fund; Improving Alignment of the Supply Chain Pathway, $89,873; January 2005-December 2006 (principal investigator).


“Linkage Between Safety Nets & Crop Insurance.” Manitoba Agriculture, Food, and Rural Initiatives, $10,000; January 2005-August 2006 (principal investigator).


“New Generation Cooperatives in Manitoba: What’s the Hold-Up?” Manitoba Rural Adaptation Council; Canadian Wheat Board; Co-Operative Promotion Board; Credit Union Central; University of Manitoba in-kind, $40,000; October 2004-December 2005 (principal investigator).


“Cooperative Business Development: Winnipeg Pilot Project Evaluative Research.” Winnipeg Inner-City Research Alliance, $27,500; completed December 2004 (principal investigator, for Jim MacMillan).


“Land Pricing in the Red River Valley.” UM-SSHRC, $5,000; completed September 2003 (principal investigator).


“Game-Theoretic Analysis of Procurement in an Experimental Market.” (with Clem Ward) Research Institute on Livestock Pricing, $25,000; completed November 2002 (co-investigator).


“Analysis of Retained Ownership Options for Saskatchewan Cow-Calf Producers.” (with W.J. Brown) Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food, $27,000; completed August 1999 (co-investigator).


GRADUATE STUDENT ADVISING (major advisor to all listed)


Current Students

Chu Wang; M.Sc., Chinese consumers' preference for selected food safety attributes in milk powders

Zhi Qiao; M.Sc., Agricultural Land Prices in Manitoba

Chang Choi; M. Sc., Economics of Nutrition & Health

Collin Gyles; Ph.D., research topic: Conceptual Model of the Economic Benefits of Functional Foods


Students Previously Supervised

Michael Van Den Bossche (M.Sc. completed 2014). Thesis title: Do Canadians Care About Dairy Animal Welfare? Exploring Consumer Perceptions and Preferences.

Anastasie Hacault (Canadian Dairy Commission Scholarship recipient; M.Sc. completed April 2011. Thesis title: Effects of Market Access Reforms on the Canadian Dairy Industry

Jason Jones (Canadian Dairy Commission Scholarship recipient; M.Sc. completed August 2010; currently Ph.D. student, Texas A & M University). Thesis title: Effects of a Traceability System on the Economic Impacts of a Foot-and-Mouth Disease Outbreak

Ashleigh McLellan (Manitoba Graduate Scholarship recipient; M.Sc. completed August 2009). Thesis title: The Economics of Annual Legume and Double Legume Cover Cropping in Southern Manitoba

Tasha Turko (M.Sc. completed April 2008). Thesis Title: Factors Affecting Producer Decisions to Invest in New Generation Co-operatives

Joseph Janzen (James Fletcher Gordon Fellowship recipient; University of Manitoba Graduate Fellowship recipient; M.Sc. completed September 2007; currently Ph.D. candidate, University of California-Davis). Thesis Title: The Impact of Additional Safety Net Programming on the Value of Production Insurance

Eve Froehlich (Manitoba Graduate Scholarship recipient; G. Clarence Elliott Fellowship recipient; M.Sc. completed July 2007). Thesis Title: An Investigation Into the Willingness to Pay for Branded Fresh Beef Products in Canada


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

• Member of Canadian Agricultural Economics Society
• Member of American Agricultural Economics Association
• Member of Western Agricultural Economics Association
• Member of Southern Agricultural Economics Association
• Member of American Economic Association