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    Food and Resource Economics Department

    Food and Resource Economics Department

Dr. Travis McArthur

Assistant Professor

Dr. McArthur's research focuses on efforts to make smallholder agriculture in Latin America more efficient.  These efforts include strengthening property rights in Mexico and changing the mix of agricultural inputs use by farmers in Bolivia.  He teaches International Development Policy for undergraduate students.  He is affiliated with the Center for Latin American Studies.

  • Teaching

    Classes Taught

    • AEB 4283 International Development Policy

Travis McArthur


1123 MCCB

  • Education
    • University of Wisconsin–Madison: Ph.D, Agricultural & Applied Economics 2017
    • American University: B.S., Economics; B.A., International Relations 2008
  • Publications