2020 Georgia Ag Forecast Speakers


Keynote Speaker: Jeffrey Dorfman

Jeffrey Dorfman currently serves as the state fiscal economist for the state of Georgia and a professor at the University of Georgia, where he has been since 1989. A nationally known economist and author, he has written three books, most recently "Economics and Management of the Food Industry," over ninety academic journal articles, and a variety of other articles published in trade publications, the popular press, and online. In 2013 Dorfman was elected as a fellow by the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association. He has worked as a consultant to a variety of businesses, foundations, and local governments, including four Fortune 500 corporations, and served as a senior fellow at the Georgia Public Policy Foundation.


Jeffrey H. Dorfman Professor
Agricultural & Applied Economics