Harvey S. James, Jr., PhD

Associate Director

Division of Applied Social Sciences

Professor

Agricultural and Applied Economics

Director of Graduate Studies

Agricultural and Applied Economics

Program Chair

Agricultural and Applied Economics

Contact Information

Email HJames@missouri.edu
Phone (573) 884-9682
Websites Google Scholar
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ResearchGate
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Education

B.A., Economics, Brigham Young University, 1989
M.S., Sociology, Brigham Young University, 1990
Ph.D., Economics, Washington University in St. Louis, 1995

Specialty

Applied ethics
Organizational economics
New institutional economics
Trust

Research

My research focuses on applied ethics and the economic foundations of trust, ethics and happiness. I have a particular interest in the organizational structure of firms and markets and ethical issues relating to contracting and market competition. A lot of my research is directed at the agrifood sector.

Teaching

ABM 1041: Applied Microeconomics
ABM 3241: Ethical Issues in Agriculture