University of Minnesota
College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
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Department of Applied Economics

Steven Taff

Steven Taff Professor Emeritus

Phone: 612-625-3103

337c Ruttan Hall
1994 Buford Avenue
St Paul, MN 55108

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1985

Agriculture policy, local public finance and environment policy

Current research includes analysis of alternative climate change remediation policies and economic implications of biofuels policy.

Major extension teaching is in agriculture policy, land resources management, local public finance, and environment policy.



Minnesota Land Economics

Areas of Expertise

Agricultural Policy

Air & Water Pollution

Energy Resources

Environmental Policy & Regulation

Farmland Drainage & Irrigation

Land Management, Values & Rental Rates

Minnesota Economy

Public Finance


Water Resources Management