Tomek, William G. 1932-

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Tomek, William G. 1932-


Born September 20, 1932, in NE.Education: University of Nebraska, B.Sc., 1956, M.A., 1957; University of Minnesota, Ph.D., 1961.Politics: Democrat. Religion: United Methodist. Hobbies and other interests: Classical music.


Home—190 Pleasant Grove Rd., Apt. M-4, Ithaca, NY 14850. Office—Department of Applied Economics and Management, Warren Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-7801.E-mail—[email protected].


Writer. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, assistant professor, 1961-66, associate professor, 1966-70, professor of applied economics and management, 1970-2000, professor emeritus and graduate school professor, 2000—, department chair, 1988-93. Visiting faculty at Stanford University, 1968-69, and University of New England, 1988. U.S. Department of Agriculture, visitor, 1978-79. Forest Home Chapel, lay leader, 1995-2004; North Central Conference of the United Methodist Church, chair of team on higher education. Foodnet of Ithaca, board member, 2003—.Military service: U.S. Army, Armored Division Band, 1953-55.


American Agricultural Economics Association (fellow; president, 1985-86; chair of senior section, 2002-04).


Awards for journal article and other publications, American Agricultural EconomicsAssociation.


(With K.L. Robinson) Agricultural Product Prices,Cornell University Press (Ithaca, NY), 1972, 4th edition, 2003.

Contributor to academic journals. Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1975-77.