Colorado State University
What motivated you to pursue Agricultural/Applied Economics as a profession?
I was initially motivated by my desire to improve decision making in the Federal public land management agencies for which I worked; first Bureau of Land Management (BLM), and then U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. At the time few people in BLM thought economics could help them understand the trade offs they were facing. They thought using Input-Output models to quantify the income and employment effects of their management actions was all that economics could offer. Read more »
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