Research Assistant Professor, Purdue University
Uris Lantz Baldos is a research assistant professor from the Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University. He co-developed the Simplified International Model of agricultural Prices, Land use and the Environment (SIMPLE), a computational economic model of global agriculture that he extensively used in his research. Uris co-authored a textbook on global food sustainability and published several peer-reviewed journal articles in the American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and Nature Communications. Uris’ research interests are on the broad issues surrounding the global farm-food-environment nexus, local-global telecoupling, and on computational economic modeling.