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Michael E Wetzstein

Agricultural Economics 

  • Professor
765.494.4244
KRAN Room 639

Awards & Honors

(2018) Energies Journal 10th Anniversary Best Paper Award. Energies Journal.

(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

Gracia-Carpio, J., Wetzstein, M. E., & Roussel, H. (2017). The JScanam Map-Maker Method Applied to Herschel/PACS Photometer Observations. 512, 379-382.

Wetzstein, M. E. (2015). Dynamic and Stochastic Resource Economics: Essays on Biodiversity, Invasive Species, Joint Systems, and Regulation (97). doi:10.1093/ajae/aau100

Xian, H., Colson, G., Mei, B., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2015). Co-firing coal with wood pellets for US electricity generation: A real options analysis. ENERGY POLICY, 81, 106-116. doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2015.02.026

Xian, H., Karali, B., Colson, G., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2015). Diesel or compressed natural gas? A real options evaluation of the US natural gas boom on fuel choice for trucking fleets. ENERGY, 90, 1342-1348. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2015.06.080

Hao, N., Colson, G., Seong, B., Park, C., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2015). Drought, ethanol, and livestock. ENERGY ECONOMICS, 49, 301-307. doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2015.02.008

Qiu, C., Colson, G., & Wetzstein, M. E. (2014). An ethanol blend wall shift is prone to increase petroleum gasoline demand. ENERGY ECONOMICS, 44, 160-165. doi:10.1016/j.eneco.2014.04.005

Wetzstein, M. E. (2018). Is Fresh Food Shopping Sticky to Retail Channels and Online Platforms? Evidence and Implications in the Digital Era.

Wetzstein, M. E. (in press). Biodiesel investment in a disruptive tax-credit policy environment.

Wetzstein, M. E. (in press). Can Economic Incentive Help in Reducing Food Waste: Experimental Evidence from a University Dining Hall. Applied Economic Letters.

Liu, S. N., Colson, G. N., & Hao, N. (n.d.). Toward an optimal household solar subsidy: a social-technical approach. Energy, 147, 377-387. Retrieved from Dept. of Ag. and Applied Econ.

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