Montana State University

Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172920
Bozeman, MT 59717-2920

Tel: (406) 994-3701
Fax: (406) 994-4838
Location: 306 Linfield Hall

Department Head:

Dr. Wendy Stock

Department News

News Archives

DAEE Newsletter -fall 2014

Newsletter Archives


~ Vince H. Smith was interviewed as part of NBC Montana's news cast regarding "How possible national debt default could impact Montanans." (10/09/2013)

- Myles Watts participated in ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange for the 25th Anniversary of Farmer Mac. (07/13/2013)

~ Gary Brester was quoted in the newspaper article, "A whate of a wheat haul," Billings Gazette, Feb. 21, 2013.


~ Senior Bryan Vadheim of Myles City, MT, double major in economics and chemical engineering, has been selected as a Marshall Scholar and plans to earn a master's degree from the London School of Economics and a master's degree in engineering from Kings College while in the United Kingdom. Bryan is the first MSU student to recieve the honor in the prestigious scholarship's 59-year history.

~ Keri Hayes, extension publications assistant, has won the Pure Gold Award (09/05/2012)

~ Vincent H. Smith was published in the journal for American Enterprise Institute (AEI), "The Grim Reapers of Crop Insurance" (08/24/2012)

~ Vince Smith was published in the journal for American Enterprise Institute (AEI), "Farm Bill expert Vincent Smith on the new House version of the 2012 Farm Bill." (07/11/2012)

~ Vince Smith was interviewed as part of an article in "The Economist" magazine focusing on the Farm Bill. The article is titled "Boondoggle Harves.t" (06/16/2012)

~ The Farmer Mac Board elected Dr. Myles J. Watts as its new Vice Chairman (04/05/2012)