Scott Jeffrey

Special Advisor, Provost & Vice-President Academic - Faculty Relations


Special Advisor, Provost & Vice-President Academic - Faculty Relations
(780) 492-5470
531 General Services Building
9007 - 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H1



Job/Research Area

Production and Resource Economics, Agricultural Business Management


  • 2011 ALES Faculty Teaching Award
  • 2003 - Agriculture Club Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2003 - Outstanding Journal Article, Review of Agricultural Economics
  • 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2010, 2013, 2014 - Faculty Teaching Wall of Fame


Major Responsibilities/Research Interests

  • Productive Efficiency in Canadian Agriculture
  • Agricultural Risk Management
  • Environmental Issues and Agricultural Production Management
  • Farm Level Economics of Ecosystem Service Production


AREC 200 - Current Economic Issues for Agriculture and Food

Applications of economic principles to problems and current issues relating to agriculture, food and the environment. Prerequisite: ECON 101 or consent of Department.

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Featured Publications

Greenhouse gas emissions and technical efficiency in Alberta dairy production: What are the trade-offs?

Le, S., S. Jeffrey and H. An.

Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics. 2020 January; 52

Benefit-cost analysis of near-infrared spectroscopy technology adoption by Alberta hog producers

Brown, B.A., H. An and S.R. Jeffrey

Canadian Journal of Animal Science. 2020 January; 100

Estimating the economic optimal target density of hybrid canola based on data from a Western Canadian meta-analysis

Hartman, M.D. and S.R. Jeffrey

Canadian Journal of Plant Science. 2020 January; 101

Policy-oriented environmental research: What is it worth?

Pannell, D.J., J.M. Alston, S. Jeffrey, Y.M. Buckley, P. Vesk, J.R. Rhodes, E. McDonald-Madden, S. Nally, G. Goucher and T. Thamo

Environmental Science and Policy. 2018 January; 86

Crop yield response to climate variables on dryland versus irrigated lands

Lu, W., W. Adamowicz, S.R. Jeffrey, G.G. Goss and M. Faramarzi.

Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 2018 January; 66

Canadian agricultural business management programs: Implications for farm wealth and environmental stewardship

Jeffrey, S.R., D.E. Trautman and J.R. Unterschultz.

Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 2017 January; 65

Environmental stewardship and technical efficiency in Canadian Prairie canola production.

Cagdas, A.D., S.R. Jeffrey, E.G. Smith and P.C. Boxall

Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 2016 January; 64

Qiu, F., L. Laliberté, B. Swallow and S. Jeffrey

Land Use Policy. 2015 January; 48