Emmanuel Akande

  • Email: eakande@purdue.edu
  • Tel: 850-345-2844
  • Mailing address: Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, 715 W. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907

Education

  • University Florida-Gainesville, Florida
    • Ph.D.  Food and Resource Economics & Ph.D. Minor in Statistics                            July 2019
    • Primary Fields: Econometrics, production economics, environmental and resource economics
    • Secondary Field: Machine learning
  • Florida State University- Tallahassee, Florida                             July 2012
    • Master of Science in Economics
  • University of Lagos-Lagos, Nigeria                                                                                  2008
    • Bachelor of Science in Economics

APPOINTMENT

  • Purdue University– West Lafayette, Indiana                                Oct. 2019-Present
    • Postdoctoral Research Associate
  • University of Florida – Gainesville, FL                                        2015– Aug. 2019
    • Graduate Research Assistant , Department of Food & Resource Economics    
  • Florida State University – Tallahassee, FL                                   2010 – 2014
    • Graduate Student Researcher, Center for Economic and Forecasting Analysis 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL                                                                     Spring 2019            
    • Instructor:  AEB 4931 Econometrics, Department of Food & Resource Economics                   
  • University of Florida University Association Athletes                                             2015-2019
    •  Mentor/Tutor:  Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Managerial Economics, Quantitative Methods, & Statistics
  • Teaching Assistant:   Department of Economics, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL.                                          2010-2012
    • Macroeconomics, Microeconomics & Econometrics

PUBLICATIONS

  • The Investment Shock: Sources of Fluctuations in a Small Open Economy, Journal of Economics and Business Review (2013) Vol. 15(3)

JOURNAL REFEREE:

  • Journal of Economic Modeling, American Journal of Agricultural Economics