May 8, 8am–1pmWhere
Fawcett Center, Ohio State campus 2400 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH 43210
Challenges and opportunities for economic development in Ohio is the topic of the Spring Outlook and Policy Conference sponsored by the Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics in The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES). Talks include “Food and Agriculture as Ingredients of Economic Development” by Zoë Plakias, an assistant professor in CFAES and “Does an Urbanizing World Still Need Rural America?” by Mark Partridge, professor in CFAES and Swank Chair in Rural-Urban Policy. The free event is open to the public. Register online.