Carlos Trejo-Pech, an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, has been appointed editor of the Journal of Food Distribution Research.
The journal was established in 1969 under the auspices of the Food Distribution Research Society, the only body of scholars and practitioners in the United States dedicated to the study, monitoring, and sharing of knowledge related to the global food system.
Indexed by Scopus for its high quality, the journal publishes peer-reviewed, open-access scholarly articles on topics related to agribusiness and food industry research.
Joining the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics in 2016, Trejo-Pech teaches advanced agribusiness finance and agricultural finance and risk management. His research focus includes agribusiness, agricultural economics, and finance.
Trejo-Pech shares editorship responsibilities with Benjamin Campbell from the University of Georgia and Richard Volpe from California Polytechnic State University. The editorial team was appointed by the Food Distribution Research Society and will serve through 2024.
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