ACE 430: Food Marketing
Performance of the food system; marketing margins; transportation, advertising, and retailing of food products; structure, conduct, and performance of food marketing firms and industries; government and public interest in the food system.
Prerequisites (Must be complete BEFORE taking this course):
ACE 100 or ECON 102; ACE 222 recommended.
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Read more about what Dr. Goldsmith has to say about ACE 430!
Is this class discussion-based or lecture-based? How would you describe your teaching style?
This course is a lecture-discussion course.
How are students evaluated (e.g. multiple choice or essay tests, papers, etc.)?
Students will be evaluated using exams and papers. This course has a heavy industry focus, a number of industry speakers, and a reliance on business case studies as well as student presentations.
What is your background in Agricultural and Consumer Economics?
I have a Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics.
What is your attendance policy?
I expect students to attend class. 15% of the grade evaluates a student's participation using a unique daily Twitter data collection method.