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Michael E Wetzstein

Agricultural Economics 

  • Professor
KRAN Room 639

Awards & Honors

(2014) Bioenergy Systems Research Institute Dedicated Service Award.

(2014) Class of 2014 Career Development Award.

(2013) NationalUSDA Food & Agricultural Sc. Excellence in Teaching Award.

(2013) Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher.

(2012) Outstanding Graduate Faculty Teacher.

(2011) 2nd prize philosophy and social science research.

(2010) Guest Professor, Economics. Zhejiang University.

(2010) Outstanding instructor recognition at Honors Day Ceremony.

(2010) SAEA 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Selected Publications

Liu, S. N., Colson, G. N., & Hao, N. (in press). Toward an optimal household solar subsidy: a social-technical approach. Energy.

Angioloni, S., Kudabaev, Z., Ames, Glenn C. W., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2018). Household allocation of microfinance credit in Kyrgyzstan. POST-COMMUNIST ECONOMIES, 30(1), 78-98. doi:10.1080/14631377.2017.1361691

Mei, B., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). Burning wood pellets for US electricity generation? A regime switching analysis. ENERGY ECONOMICS, 65, 434-441. doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2017.05.025

Xian, H., Colson, G., Karali, B., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). Do nonrenewable-energy prices affect renewable-energy volatility? The case of wood pellets. JOURNAL OF FOREST ECONOMICS, 28, 42-48. doi:10.1016/j.jfe.2017.05.004

Stutzman, S. A., Weiland, B. J., Preckel, P. V., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). Optimal replacement policies for an uncertain rejuvenated asset. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PRODUCTION ECONOMICS, 185, 21-33. doi:10.1016/j.ijpe.2016.12.018

Qiu, Y., Colson, G., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). Risk preference and adverse selection for participation in time-of-use electricity pricing programs. RESOURCE AND ENERGY ECONOMICS, 47, 126-142. doi:10.1016/j.reseneeco.2016.12.003

Katare, B., Serebrennikov, D., Wang, H. H., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). SOCIAL-OPTIMAL HOUSEHOLD FOOD WASTE: TAXES AND GOVERNMENT INCENTIVES. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, 99(2), 499-509. doi:10.1093/ajae/aaw114

Hao, N., Pedroni, P., Colson, G., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2017). The linkage between the US ethanol market and developing countries' maize prices: a panel SVAR analysis. AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS, 48(5), 629-638. doi:10.1111/agec.12362

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