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Food and Resource Economics Department

Food and Resource Economics Department

Dr. Olesya Savchenko

Assistant Professor

Dr. Olesya Savchenko is an Assistant Professor for Agricultural Economics and Policy in the Food and Resource Economics Department at the University of Florida. Dr. Savchenko earned her Bachelor of Arts degree (2006) in Environmental and International Studies and Master of Business Administration (2009) in Project Management at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, and Ph.D. (2017) in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. During the Fall 2019 term, Dr. Savchenko will teach AEB 4242 International Trade Policy in Agriculture, and in Spring 2020, she will teach AEB 6385 – Management Strategies for Agribusiness Firms.

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Olesya Savchenko


1183 MCCA

  • Education
    • Ph.D. Applied Economics, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2017
       Field: Natural Resource and Environmental Economics
    • MBA Project Management (with Honors), University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2009
    • B.A. Environmental & International Studies, (Magna Cum Laude), University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 2006
  • Publications