Xianwen Chen, NMBU School of Economics and Business, will defend his PhD thesis: Four Essays on Consumer Studies, Market Simulation, and International Trade of Fish, on 25 August 2015.
Norwegian title of thesis:
Fire essay om forbrukerstudier, markedssimuleringer og internasjonal handel med fisk
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
An overview of methods for understanding consumer behavior and preferences for (sustainable) food products – with a focus on pros and cons of the different methods
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Tuesday 25 August at 12:15 NMBU Tower Building, T 401, Ås
Professor Kyrre Rickertsen, NMBU School of Economics and Business (Main supervisor)
Professor Frode Alfnes, NMBU School of Economics and Business (Co-supervisor)
Professor Jason F. Shogren, University of Wyoming (Co-supervisor)
First opponent: Associate Professor Søren Bøye Olsen, University of Copenhagen
Second opponent: Senior Researcher Geir Sogn-Grundvåg, Nofima
Coordinator: Professor Knut Einar Rosendahl, NMBU, School of Economics and Business
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.