January 4 - April 25.
Dr. Ellen McCullough has served as an Associate Program Officer in Agricultural Development at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as well as an economist for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N.
Examination of the economics of global food and fiber production, consumption, and trade. It explores agriculture's many roles in the global economy vis a vis economic development, food security, political economy, and environmental resource management. Students work on a final project where they are able to examine global agricultural challenges from the perspective of different actors. This course is part of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Program at UGA.