Daniel Sumner

Director, Agricultural Issues Center
University of California
Participates in 1 Session

Dan Sumner is the Frank H. Buck Distinguished Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis, where his research and outreach focuses on the principle drivers of adjustment in food and agriculture. He teaches “The Economics of Agricultural Sustainability” to a diverse group of undergraduates and directs the University of California Agricultural Issues Center (AIC).

Prior to returning to California almost 30 years ago, Dan was a senior economist at the President’s Council of Economic Advisers and the Assistant Secretary for Economics at USDA, where he supervised more than 1,000 professional economists and statisticians and provided economic guidance on the full range of agricultural policy issues.

Dan was raised on a fruit farm in Solano County, California. He has BS in agricultural management from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.

Sessions in which Daniel Sumner participates

Saturday 27 February, 2021

Time Zone: PST/(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
4:25 PM
4:25 PM