AEC 510 International Trade and Agricultural Marketing

AEC 531 Agricultural Price Analysis

AEC 610 International Trade in Agricultural Products

AEC 796 Seminar: Current Issues in Ag Economics

Online Publications

Please see Vita for complete list of publications.

Michael R. Reed

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308 Charles E. Barnhart Bldg.
Lexington KY 40546-0276

Phone: 859-257-7259

Ph.D.Iowa State University 1979
M.S.Iowa State University 1976
B.S.Kansas State University 1974


International Trade and Agricultural Marketing; Statistics; Price Analysis

Director, Office of International Programs for Agriculture

Current Projects

Haiti Policy Analysis Matrix(USDA FAS); Ghana School Feeding Program (USDA FAS); Technical Assistance to Extension System in Serbia (USDA/FAS)

Career Highlights

Fulbright Award (Specialist), University of Lampung, Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, October/November 2016
Honorary Doctor of Philosophy (Business Administration), Maejo University, Chiang Mai, Thailand, 2014
Fulbright Award (Specialist), Africa University, Mutare, Zimbabwe, January/February 2014
Book Review Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2013-2015
President, Past President and President Elect, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009-2012
Doctor Honoris Causa (Honorary Ph.D). Bucharest University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine (Romania). 2007
Honorary Fellow, University of Craiova (Romania), 2007

Highlighted Publications

Seok, Jun Ho, Michael Reed,and GwanSeon Kim. “The Impact of Avian Influenza on the Korean Egg Market: Who Benefited?” Journal of Policy Modeling 2017.

Sun, Lin, Mingxian Qi, and Michael Reed. “The Effects of Soybean Trade Policies on the Domestic Soybean Market in China during the Food Crisis.” China’s Agricultural Economic Review. 2017.

Najarzadeh, Reza, Farzad Rahimzadeh, and Michael Reed. “Does the Internet Increase Labor Productivity? Evidence from a Cross-country Dynamic Panel.” Journal of Policy Modeling. Volume 36 (2014) Issue 6: 986-993.

Seok, Jun Ho, Hanpil Moon, GwanSeon Kim and Michael Reed. “Is Aging the Important Factor for Sustainable Agricultural Development in Korea? Evidence from the Relationship between Aging and Farm Technical Efficiency.” Forthcoming in Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Wildlife.

Ronaghi, Marzieh, Sayed Saghaian, Michael Reed, Hossein Mohammadi. “The Impact of the Agricultural Sector in Developing Countries that Produce Natural Gas on Greenhouse Gas Emissions.” International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics. 6 (2018):53-69.

Kim, GwanSeon, Jun Ho Seok, Tyler Mark, and Michael Reed. “The Price Relationship between Organic and Non-Organic Vegetables in the U.S.: Evidence from Nielsen Scanner Data. Forthcoming in Applied Economics. Online:

Lim, Kar Ho, Michael Vassalos, and Michael Reed. “Point-of-Sales Specific Willingness to Pay for Quality-Differentiated Beef.” Forthcoming in Sustainability

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