Dean Boor and Chris Barrett

Chris Barrett was recognized on November 7, 2011 by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Public Policy 

Barrett Honored for Outstanding Achievement

November 14, 2011

Dean Boor and Chris Barrett

Chris Barrett was recognized on November 7, 2011 by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Public Policy. Barrett is the Stephen B. and Janice G. Ashley Professor of Applied Economics and Management and International Professor of Agriculture in the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management (and ACSF Associate Director for Economic Development), was recognized on November 7, 2011 by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) for Outstanding Accomplishments in Science and Public Policy.

Barrett is a respected world leader in the economics of food aid programs, helping governments better understand how markets actually function in low-income countries. He also generated policy contributions to the U.S. Farm Bill and agriculture in Africa. (Read the full article in the Cornell Chronicle)