326 Mumford Hall
1301 W Gregory Dr
Urbana, IL 61801
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.
BS Economics, Wheaton College
MPP, Harvard Kennedy School
PhD, University of Minnesota
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
Additional Campus Affiliations
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 Boca Raton Florida Taylor & Francis Group 2009, p. 379-404.
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.
Álvarez-Mingote, C., Moore, A., & McNamara, P. (2020). Assessing the role of stakeholder platforms as drivers of resilient communities: the case of Malawi. Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 26(1), 75-95. https://doi.org/10.1080/1389224X.2019.1674169
Amadu, F. O., Miller, D. C., & McNamara, P. E. (2020). Agroforestry as a pathway to agricultural yield impacts in climate-smart agriculture investments: Evidence from southern Malawi. Ecological Economics, 167, . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2019.106443
Amadu, F. O., McNamara, P. E., & Miller, D. C. (2020). Understanding the adoption of climate-smart agriculture: A farm-level typology with empirical evidence from southern Malawi. World Development, 126, . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2019.104692
Amadu, F. O., McNamara, P. E., & Miller, D. C. (Accepted/In press). Yield effects of climate-smart agriculture aid investment in southern Malawi. Food Policy, . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodpol.2020.101869
Amadu, F. O., & McNamara, P. E. (2019). Performance incentives and information communication technologies in Ugandan agricultural extension service delivery. African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development, 19(1), 14113-14136. https://doi.org/10.18697/AJFAND.84.BLFB1007