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Sven Anders

Associate Professor

Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences

Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology

About Me

Job/Research Area 

  • Food Economics, Retail Market Analysis, Agri-food Value Chains, Standards in International Trade
  • Member of the 'Meat Education and Training Network' (NSERC CREATE)
  • Board of Directors, Meals on Wheels Edmonton
  • Member of the Agribenchmark Global Beef and Sheep Network (www.agribenchmark.org)


Research Interests 

  • Consumer demand for product innovations in health and nutrition
  • Retail competition, product differentiation and private label development
  • Economics of food systems and supply chains including local, sustainable, and fair trade
  • Development and impact of food quality and safety standards in international trade
  • Public perceptions and the economics of renewable energy transition in Canada