Paul E McNamara

 Paul McNamara

Contact Information

Agr & Cons Econ
326 Mumford Hall
1301 W Gregory Dr
M/C 710
Urbana, IL 61801
Associate Professor
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Additional Campus Affiliations

Biography

I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and in the Division of Nutritional Sciences and the Department of Family Medicine.  I have been involved in international development and international research and work since 1982.  I have experience in the Philippines, Mexico, The Gambia, Honduras, Indonesia, India, Uganda, Slovakia, and Sierra Leone.  I completed my Masters in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and my PhD is from the University of Minnesota.  I work on economic and public policy work related to health economics, nutrition, and economic development.

Education

  • BS Economics, Wheaton College
  • MPP, Harvard Kennedy School
  • PhD, University of Minnesota

Courses

  • ACE 449 Retirement and Benefits Planning
  • ACE 499 ACES in Sierra Leone Study Abraod
  • ACE 499 Agricultural and Consumer Economics in Service
  • NUTR 510 (Section) International Nutrition Programs and Policies

Selected Publications

Book Contributions

Gomez, Miguel I, Charles F. Nicholson, and Paul E. McNamara Changing Food Supply, Demand, and Marketing Issues: What Affects Price and Affordability? Adequate Food For All Changing Food Supply, Demand, and Marketing Issues: What Affects Price and Affordability? Boca Raton Florida Taylor & Francis Group 2009, p. 379-404.

Journal Articles

Rawat, Rahul, Suneetha Kadiyala, and Paul E. McNamara The Impact of Food Assistance on Weight Gain and Disease Progression Among HIV-infected Individuals Accessing AIDS Care and Treatment Services in Uganda. BMC Public Health 10 316 2010, p. 316.