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Meet our graduate students

Expected graduation date: December 2022

Katie McGroddy         

Expected graduation date: May 2023

Jayson Gill
Research interests: Agricultural Risk Management, Agriculture Futures and Options, Agriculture Finance

Derrell Joppy
Research interests: Price Analysis, Real Estate Market, Inflation

Elizabeth Lohrer

Huong Nguyen            
Research interests: Regional Economic Development, Environmental Economics, Food and Health Economics

Samantha Rippley
Research interests: Regional Economic Development, International Development, Agricultural Land Use

Maguette Sembene
Research interests: Rural and Regional Development, International Development, Applied Econometrics

Expected graduation date: May 2024

Momotaj Begum
Research interests: Agribusiness and Marketing, Rural Development and Cooperatives, Value chain analysis and food products

Evan McKay

Laura Miranyi
Research interests: Applied Econometrics, Food and Health Economics, International Development

Kolby Partin
Research interests: Agriculture Future and Options, Sustainable Agribusiness, Rural Development

Isaac Wu

Expected graduation date: December 2022

Joshua Beverly
Research interests: Labor Economics, Rural Development, Econometrics

Expected graduation date: May 2023

William N. Ferris
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Development Economics

Yunus Karagulle
Research interests: International Trade and Development, Applied Econometrics, Political Economy

Armine Poghosyan
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Price Analysis, Applied Econometrics

Roshan Puri
Research interests: Environmental and Resource Economics, Econometrics

Expected graduation date: December 2023

Yang Cheng
Research interests: Regional Economic Development, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health

Minkyong Ko
Research interests: Production Economics, Applied Econometrics, International Trade and Development

Expected graduation date: May 2024

Anukul Bhattarai
Research interests: Commodity Economics, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health Economics

Elizabeth Chishimba
Research interests: International Development and Trade, Applied Econometrics, Food and the Environment

Chenyang Hu
Research interests: Environmental and Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics

Yoonjung Lee
Research interests: International Development, Food and Health, Agricultural Technology Adoption

Yanggu Li
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics

Leonard-Allen Quaye
Research interests: Applied Econometrics, International Development, Agribusiness

Kiseok Shin
Food and Health, International Development and Trade, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

Kriste Swedberg
Research interests: Environmental and Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, Geospatial Analysis

Yixing Zheng
Research interests: Applied Econometrics, Agribusiness, International Trade and Food

Expected graduation date: May 2025

Naveen Abedin
Research interests: Food and Health Economics, Applied Econometrics, Remote Sensing & GIS

Sudip Adhikari
Research interests: International Trade, Food and Health, Econometrics

Dhiraj Bhatta
Research interests: International Trade and Development, Food and Health Economics, Econometrics

Deepak Kumar
Research interests: Development Economics, Applied Econometrics, Remote Sensing & GIS

Bishal Neupane
Research interests: International Development and Trade, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health

Renu Ojha
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health

Yuanyuan Wen
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, Geospatial Analysis

Yuetong Zhang
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health

Expected graduation date: May 2026

Abiokpoyanam Peace Batubo
Research interests: International Development and Trade, Applied Econometrics, Food and Health

Tuhinur Rahman Chowdhury
Research interests: International Development and Trade, Applied Econometrics, Rural and Regional Development

Didarul Islam
Research interests: Applied Econometrics, Food and Health Economics, Environmental Economics

Sambath Jayapregasham
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Applied Econometrics, International Development

Jaeyong Jung
Research interests: Energy and Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics, Remote Sensing & GIS

Shruti Panda
Research interests: Energy and Environmental Economics, Development Economics, Econometrics

Aastha Pudasainee
Research interests: Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Food and Agricultural Economics, International Development and Trade

Tao Qi
Research interests: International Trade and Development, Environmental and Energy, Food and Health

Manoranjan Regmi
Research interests: International Trade and Development, Environmental Economics Applied Econometrics