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School of Economic Sciences | Wsu Faculty

Kenneth L. Casavant

Professor

EDUCATION

  • 1971 – Ph.D. Agricultural Economics, Washington State University
  • 1967 – M. S. Agricultural Economics, North Dakota State University
  • 1965 – B. S. Agricultural Economics, North Dakota State University

FIELDS OF INTEREST

  • Transportation economics
  • Public policy and marketing

EMPLOYMENT

  • 2009-Present – Director, Freight Policy Transportation Institute (FPTI)
  • 1994-Present – Northwest Power Planning Council
  • 1971-Present – Assistant, Associate, and Professor and Ag. Economist, Washington State University

HONORS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Teaching

  • Recipient of R.M. Wade Award for Outstanding Teacher in College of Agriculture, 1979.
  • Recipient of National Outstanding Teacher Award, American Agri. Economics Assoc., 1981.
  • Elected Teaching Fellow, National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture, 1983.
  • Recipient of Western Regional Outstanding Teacher Award, National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture, 1983.

Others

  • Chair, Faculty Senate, Washington State University, 1992-93.
  • President, Agricultural Chapter of Transportation Research Forum, 1982-83.
  • President, Western Agricultural Economics Association, 1988-89.
  • Member of Board of Directors, Pacific Northwest Regional Economic Conference.
  • Member, Washington Department of Transportation Steering Committee.
  • Member, Western Regional Science Association
  • Member, American Agricultural Economics Association
  • Member, Western Agricultural Economics Association
  • Member, Transportation Research Forum
  • Member, Transportation Research Board

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CONTACT INFO

E-mail address:
casavantk@wsu.edu
Office Location:
Hulbert 301C
Office Phone:
(509) 335-1608