Hart on trade war panel

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, associate professor, will be a panelist on a forum "The Economic Impact of the Trade War on Iowa" at the University of Northern Iowa's Commons Ballroom at 7 pm Oct. 25.

Panelists will discuss the impacts of tariffs and other restrictions on trade on the economy of Iowa, how Iowa benefits from international trade and how changes in trade relationships with other countries impact Iowans. Panelists include Karen A Dunlap, president and general manager of Dunlap International Inc.; Chad E. Hart, associate professor of economics at Iowa State University; Kelly Nessa, owner of Nessa Inc.; and Aaron Putze, director of communications and external relations at the Iowa Soybean Association. Shahina Amin, Lawrence professor of international economics, will moderate the panel.

Hart was also a guest on the U.S. Farm Report and AgriTalk recorded programs from central campus Oct. 12 and was interviewed about a range of agricultural topics. Other guests for both programs included John Crespi, professor of economics; and Joe Colletti, interim dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.