CIFAP has several program leaders, some 50 affiliated faculty, and 30 international affiliates in countries such as India, China, Israel, Poland, Germany and Italy.

Faculty from the Food Science and Nutrition Department, the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, the Economics Department, the College of Natural Resources, the Carlson School of Management, the Department of Soils, Water, and Climate, the Political Science Department, and the University of Minnesota Extension Service participate.

Steering Committee Faculty

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Marc Bellemare
Associate Professor,
Applied Economics

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Mike Boland
Professor,
Applied Economics

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Paul Glewwe
Professor,
Applied Economics

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Frances Homans
Professor and Department Head,
Applied Economics

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Terrance Hurley
Professor,
Applied Economics

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Laura Kalambokidis
Professor,
Applied Economics

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Jason Kerwin
Assistant Professor,
Applied Economics

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Stephen Polasky
Regents Professor,
Applied Economics

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C. Ford Runge
Professor,
Applied Economics and Law

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Rodney Smith
Professor,
Applied Economics

Steering Committee

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