Sebastien Pouliot, associate professor, and Lee Schulz, assistant professor, have been announced as recipients of a $361,234 USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) grant. Pouliot is listed as project director and Schulz is listed as co-project director.
The goal of the project "A Regional Dynamic Model of U.S. Beef Cattle and the Economic Impacts of Movement Restriction in an Event of Foot and Mouth Disease" is to develop a dynamic model to estimate economic impacts of beef cattle sector policies and how they vary over time and across regions. The project is set to run from May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2021.