Amy Hilland Receives the Outstanding Master's Thesis Award

Wednesday, April 23


Amy Hilland, a Master’s student in the Department of Agricultural Economics, received the Outstanding Master’s Thesis Award (First Prize) from the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA). This is a prestigious national award and Agricultural Economics Profession’s top award for M.S. thesis. Amy’s thesis, “Implications of the Yuan-Dollar Exchange Rate and Commodity Trade between China, the United States, and Competitors,” was completed under the guidance of Stephen Devadoss. This award will be presented at the 2014 AAEA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN from July 27-29.