Sheldon (Xiaodong) Du

Associate Professor

xdu23@wisc.edu

(608) 262-0699

331 Taylor Hall
427 Lorch St.
Madison, WI 53706

Interests
economics of agriculture, commodity markets, economics of energy, and applied econometrics
Office Hours
by appointment.

My primary areas of research are energy and agricultural economics. I am interested in the economics of traditional and renewable energy, energy policy, and implications for agricultural markets. My interests also include understanding agricultural adaptation to climate change, risk management and crop insurance choices, as well as commodity markets.
Links
Curriculum Vitae
Google Scholar
Renk Chair in Agribusiness, Renk Agribusiness Institute
Associate editor, Agricultural Economics
Associate editor, Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics
Associate editor, Economics Bulletin
Courses
AAE 322: Commodity Markets
AAE 671: Energy Economics
AAE 722: Machine Learning in Applied Economic Analysis
Education
Ph.D., Economics, Iowa State University, 2008.