Xiaoli Fan

AssistProf, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Resource Economics & Environmental Sociology

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

AREC 333 - Economics of Production and Resource Management

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-2)

Application of economic concepts and introduction of management tools related to production decision-making for resource-based businesses. Integration of biophysical and environmental relationships with economic objectives in allocating resources. Introduction to quantitative tools used in applied production management decision-making. Prerequisite: AREC 200, AREC 365, or ECON 281.

LECTURE A1 (40380)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
MWF 08:00 - 08:50 (GSB 5-59)

LAB D1 (40382)
2021-09-01 - 2021-12-07
M 14:00 - 15:50 (GSB 5-59)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

AREC 684 - Strategic Management in Food and Resource Businesses

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Analysis of strategic management concepts and applications to agri-food and resource industries. The development of business and corporate strategies including competitive positioning; sustaining competitive advantage; vertical coordination and strategic alliances in value chains; corporate diversification and global business strategy. Not to be taken if credit received for AREC 484. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

LECTURE B1 (60810)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 08:00 - 09:20 (GSB 5-11)


AREC 484 - Strategic Management in Food and Resource Businesses

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Analysis of strategic management concepts and applications to agri-food and resource industries. The development of business and corporate strategies including competitive positioning; sustaining competitive advantage; vertical coordination and strategic alliances in value chains; corporate diversification and global business strategy. Prerequisite: AREC 200, AREC 323, AREC 365, or ECON 281.

LECTURE B1 (67216)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 08:00 - 09:20 (GSB 5-11)


AREC 569 - Advanced Topics in Natural Resource and Environmental Economics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Theoretical analysis and modeling of renewable resource and environmental issues at local and global levels. Includes analysis of international environmental issues, the effect of economic growth on the environment, sustainable development, and local and global commons management. Prerequisite: ECON 481 or consent of Department.

LECTURE B1 (65306)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 11:00 - 12:20 (GSB 5-11)