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Consumer-Driven Changes in Ag Market Channels

Consumer-Driven Changes in Ag Market Channels January 20, 2022 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics ConsumerCorner.2022.Letter.3   Consumer Corner Category: Letters Tags: ag...



“Do You Trust Me?”

“Do You Trust Me?” January 17, 2022 | Letters Author: Dr. Jeffrey S. Young, Assistant Professor, Agribusiness Economics, Murray State University In mid-December 2021 I was able to partner with Consumer Corner collaborators Nicole Olynk Widmar and Courtney Bir on a...



Inflation and Interest Rates in the Agribusiness Marketplace

Inflation and Interest Rates in the Agribusiness Marketplace Author: Dr. Brady Brewer, Assistant Professor Financial goals have been gaining increased visibility throughout all aspects of the agribusiness value chain for some time now. While our world is full of tight...



I Know Something You Don’t Know

I Know Something You Don’t Know January 11, 2022 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics We are all about data, including non-traditional sources of data, here on Consumer...



Well, You’re Also a Liar

Well, You’re Also a Liar January 3, 2022 | Articles Authors: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics, and Dr. Courtney Bir, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University  Happy 2022...



That’s a Wrap on #2021 in Consumer Corner

That’s a Wrap on #2021 in Consumer Corner December 27, 2021 | Letters Authors: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics, and Taylor Thompson, MS Student, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural...



Altruism, Free-Riding, Social Pressure and Willful Non-Compliance

Altruism, Free-Riding, Social Pressure and Willful Non-Compliance December 20, 2021 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Based upon and inspired by the recent Open-Access...



Revisiting Food and Medicine Together to Improve the Human Condition

Revisiting Food and Medicine Together to Improve the Human Condition December 13, 2021 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Recently we dove into Dr. Brenna Ellison’s research into...



A Reflection on Supply Chain Management: Today’s Big Headline

A Reflection on Supply Chain Management: Today’s Big Headline Author: Bobby J. Martens, Associate Professor & Iowa Institute for Cooperatives Endowed Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Iowa State University  Supply chain management (SCM) exploded...



Divergent Market Movements on Varying Beef Cuts

Divergent Market Movements on Varying Beef Cuts November 29, 2021 | Letters Author: Mario Ortez, PhD Candidate, Purdue University Department of Agricultural Economics. Learn more about Mario from his past writings on Consumer Corner Thoughts on Value, Cost and Price...