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Name: Ana Claudia Sant'Anna

Hometown: Brasilia, Brazil

PhD Candidate in Agricultural Economics (Expected graduation May 2017)

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Curriculum Vitae

Research Focus | My interests are natural resources economics and energy economics. My current research focuses on sugarcane expansion in the Cerrado region of Brazil. The research focuses on the macro and micro levels. At the macro level, the impact of internal and external market factors are estimated. At the micro level the contract relationship between farmers and mills is assessed as well as mill production efficiency.

Ana Claudia Sant Anna

Cody O'Brien | Cherryvale, KS

M.S. | Agricutlural Economics with a Concentration in Agribusiness, Anticipated graduation: May 2017

B.S. | Agribusiness, Kansas State University, Decmeber 2015


Curriculum Vitae


Research Focus | productivity and profitability of farms 

 Cody O'Brien

Frank Kyekyeku Nti | Kumasi, Ghana

Ph.D. | Agricultural Economics, Anticipated graduation 2016
M.S. | Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University, 2012
B.S. | Agricultural Economics, University of Ghana, 2008
Advisor | Vincent Amanor-Boadu

Curriculum Vitae


Research Focus | Frank's research pertains to production economics, industry organization, international development and agribusiness management.


Candice Wilson | Amsterdam, Missouri

M.S. | Agricultural Economics, Anticipated graduation 2017  

B.S. | Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University, 2015

Curriculum Vitae



Research Focus | Candice focuses primarily on agricultural policy and trade. She also focuses on international development.