The Department of Agricultural Economics at the College of Food Sciences and Agriculture has organized two days of lectures presented by Dr. Michael Reed of the University of Kentucky. The first, entitled "Academic Research”, will take place on Sunday from 10 to 11 AM. A second lecture entitled "Importance of External Review" will follow on Monday at 10 to 11 AM. Both lectures will be delivered at the main college theater 1A 48.
Dr. Reed, who is a professor of Agricultural Economics and the University of Kentucky’s Director of International Programs for Agriculture, principal area of research and teaching is international trade in agricultural products. His research includes the effects of macroeconomic policies and exchange rates on U.S. food exports, the dynamics of consumer demand in various countries, and the effects of competition patterns on world agricultural trade patterns.