Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts discusses his views on the importance of global trade on the inaugural episode of Trade Matters, a new podcast from the Clayton Yeutter Institute of International Trade and Finance at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
“What’s on the Horizon for International Trade?”, a hot topic in today's agriculture, will be the focus of an Oct. 10 conference in Lincoln. It is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required.
“Global Economic Growth and Agricultural Trade: Prospects, Policies and Perspectives” is the focus of a symposium June 4 at the Graduate Hotel, 141 N. Ninth St. in Lincoln. Luke Chandler of Deere and Company is the keynote.
John Beghin has been named the Michael Yanney Chair of International Trade and Finance. An expert in international agriculture and food-markets economics, he is the former director of Iowa State University's Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute.
What are the local impacts of global changes and what do they mean for Nebraska? These are two of the questions that will be addressed during the final Heuermann Lecture of the 2017-18 season March 13 in Lincoln.