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Department of Agricultural Economics

Jeff Williams

ProfessorJeff Williams

215 Waters Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
785.532.6925 | Fax


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B.S., Environmental Resource Management, The Pennsylvania State University, 1975
M.S., Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University, 1977
Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Michigan State University, 1980

Research Interests Experience

Jeff Williams is the recipient of several teaching and research awards. He teaches natural resource and environmental economics, and contemporary issues in global food and agricultural systems. His research examines production agriculture issues related to the economics of cropping systems, environmental quality, and risk management alternatives.

Teaching responsibilities

AGEC 525 | Natural Resource and Environmental Economics | Fall | On Campus
AGEC 315 | Contemporary Issues in Global Food and Agricultural Systems | Fall | On Campus

Key Publications

Smith, C.M., J.R. Williams, A.P. Nejadhashemi, S. Woznicki, and J.C. Leatherman. “An Economic Analysis of Cropland Management Strategies for Reducing Sedimentation versus Dredging of a Reservoir.” Lake and Reservoir Management. July 2013.

Williams, J.R., A.T. Saffert, G.A. Barnaby, and M.L. Langemeier. “A Risk Analysis of Adjusted Gross Revenue-Lite Insurance on Beef Farms.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. Vol. 46. No 2. May 2014: 227-244.