Advances in the Economic Analysis of Food System Drivers and Effects

Workshop Dates: June 9-10, 2018, in Philadelphia, PA.
Abstract Deadline: February 16, 2018 

The 2018 Northeast Agricultural and Resource Economics Association (NAREA) Pre-Conference Workshop, co-sponsored by the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development, will be held on June 9-10, 2018, just prior to the NAREA conference taking place June 10-12 in Philadelphia, PA. This pre-conference workshop will highlight recent advances in the economic analysis of food systems in the U.S. as well as globally. We seek papers that address individual impacts and causes as well as papers that examine system-wide interactions within the food system, including production, distribution and consumption linkages. Abstract deadline is February 16, 2018

More details Workshop theme is avaialble on the Workshop Call for Papers

For More Information

Further information concerning workshop registration and the final program will be provided in the spring issue of the NAREA Newsletter and on the Workshop website For more information or questions, please contact the NAREA Workshop Organizing Committee:

  • Stephan J. Goetz (, Penn State and NERCRD
  • Carolyn Dimitri (, New York University
  • Ted Jaenicke (, Penn State