Levi A Russell Assistant Professor Agricultural & Applied Economics
Contact Information lrussell@uga.edu 706-542-0755
Mailing Address Athens, CAES Campus 0312A Conner Hall, 147 Cedar St., Athens, GA 30602
Shipping Address Athens, CAES Campus 0312A Conner Hall, 147 Cedar St., Athens, GA 30602
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Education

Ph.D. Economics - Kansas State University, 2013

B.B.A. Finance - Kansas State University, 2009


Appointment

85% Extension, 15% Teaching

Extension Interests

  • Beef Cattle
  • Forage Management
  • Dairy
  • Poultry

Courses Taught

AAEC 3400 Intro to Agricultural Policy

AAEC 4990 Special Topics: Sustainable Beef and Grain Production and Marketing Systems - Study Abroad in Uruguay

Research Interests

  • Livestock Economics
  • Agricultural Political Economy

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More about Dr. Levi Russell

Doctor Levi A. Russell currently serves as Assistant Professor and Extension Livestock Economist in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Georgia. His research interests include the analysis of livestock prices, agricultural policies, regulation of agricultural businesses, and political economy.

He has taught undergraduate courses in production economics, strategy, agricultural finance, and agricultural policy. Prior to coming to the University of Georgia, he served as Assistant Professor and Extension Economist at Texas A&M University. Dr. Russell holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Kansas State University.