Dr. Wallace Huffman In the News

June 15, 2020
 

Dr. Wallace Huffman Wallace “Wally” Edgar Huffman, of Ames, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota.

March 04, 2020
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, Charles F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor in Agriculture and Life Sciences, is celebrating 45 years of teaching and research at Iowa State University Department of Economics.

September 03, 2019
 

Research published in Agricultural Economics by Ying Huang, Renmin University, and Wallace Huffman finds that increased likelihood of SNAP participation reduces women’s obesity.

August 26, 2019
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, made three presentations recently:

July 11, 2019
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, with Ying Huang, has had the article, “Life cycle models of women’s body mass index and probability of being obese: Evidence from panel data,” accepted for publication in the journal Agricultural Economics.

October 16, 2018
 

Dr. Yu JinA recent department Ph.D. graduate, Dr. Yu Jin, has died of cancer. He received his Ph.D. from Iowa State in economics in 2012; David Frankel was his major professor.

August 13, 2018
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman. "Agricultural Labor Shortages: What do Immigration and Trade Policies Offer?"
Presented at the 2018 AAEA Annual Meetings, Washington, D.C., Aug. 5-7, 2018

July 03, 2018
 

Dr. Wallace Huffman Wallace Huffman, professor, has a new published journal article:

W.E. Huffman, Y. Jin, and Z. Xu. "The economic impacts of technology and climate change: New evidence from U.S. corn yields." Agricultural Economics 49(July 2018):463-479.

June 21, 2018
 

Dr. Wallace Huffman Wallace Huffman, professor, made two paper presentations:

April 11, 2018
 

Dr. Perry WarjiyoPerry Warjiyo ('91 Ph.D. econ), a Bank Indonesia deputy governor since 2013, was endorsed March 28, 2018, by the Indonesian parliament's financial commission to be central bank governor, succeeding Agus Martowardojo. Warjiyo was President Joko Widodo’s sole nominee for the role. Warjiyo's more than three decade career at Bank Indonesia began in 1984.

August 31, 2017
 

Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, received a Fulbright Specialist Grant for collaboration at the National University of Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina.

August 28, 2017
 

Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, recently had a paper published in International Review Environmental and Resource Economics: 

August 16, 2017
 

Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, presented the following papers this summer:

June 20, 2017
 

Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, organized a session entitled, “Investments in Public and Private R&D and Contributions to Technology Development and Agricultural Productivity,” at the 2017 International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research (ICABR).

April 24, 2017
 

Wallace Huffman, AAEA awardWallace Huffman, professor, has been awarded the prestigious Publication of Enduring Quality award by the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association for his co-written book with Dr. Robert E. Evanson, entitled Science for Agriculture: A Long-Term Perspective.

April 11, 2017
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, gave an off-campus talk, “Wellbeing and Gross National Income Comparisons for OECD Countries,” to the Department of Economics and Finance, University of Texas-El Paso, El Paso, TX, on April 7, 2017.

March 06, 2017
 

Wallace Huffman, “Public Agricultural R&D and Its Contribution to Agricultural Productivity.” Presented at the 2017 NC1034 Symposium on Impact Analysis and Decisions Strategies for Agricultural Research, Tucson, AZ, Feb. 24-25, 2017.

February 28, 2017
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, “Investing in People for the 21st Century: Education, Health and Migration.” Presented at the NC1034 Conference on Impact Analyses and Decision Strategies for Agricultural Research, Tucson, AZ, Feb. 24-25, 2017.

February 08, 2017
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, has been cited multiple times in the new OECD Report: OECD (2016), “Innovation, Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability in the United States.”  OECD Food and Agricultural Reviews. OECD Publishing, Paris.

January 31, 2017
 

Wallace Huffman, Jonathan McFaddenWallace Huffman, professor, and Jonathan McFadden have had their paper "Consumer Demand for Low-Acrylamide-Forming Potato Products: Evidence from Lab Auctions" accepted  for publication by the American Journal of Potato Research.

December 07, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, talked with Alan Bjerga of Bloomberg News about current prospects for mechanical versus immigrant labor harvesting of fresh fruits and vegetables.

July 11, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanProfessor Wallace Huffman's, 2015 research on consumers' willingess to pay for  GMO potatoes was cited in a Des Moines Register article on companies working on creating foods that improve health.

July 11, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, and Jonathan McFadden.

June 27, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanWallace Huffman, professor, had an article published in the most recent issue of Choices, a publication of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

May 16, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanNew Publication: Wallace Huffman, "Issues in GM and Non-GM Coexistence: A United States Perspective." EuroChoices (Special Issue on GMO Coexistence) 15(April 2016): 69-73.

February 19, 2016
 

Dr. Wallace HuffmanJin, Yu and Wallace E. Huffman. “Measuring Public Agricultural Research and Extension and Estimating their Impacts on Agricultural Productivity: New Insights from U.S. Evidence.” Agricultural Economics 47(2016):15-31.