Brozovic joins Daugherty Institute’s leadership teamApr 24th, 2014 | By tfedderson2 | Category: 2014, April 24, Employee News, Issue
Nicholas Brozovic, a leading water economist with significant experience in Nebraska and around the world, has been named director of policy for the Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute. His appointment begins July 1.
Brozovic will join Christopher M. U. Neale, director of research, and Chittaranjan Ray, director of the Nebraska Water Center, as a member of the institute’s senior leadership team. He will also serve as associate professor of agricultural economics within the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
Brozovic is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research focuses on using economic analysis to understand spatial, dynamic natural resource systems, with a special emphasis on water resources. He designs and evaluates management policies that can maintain or improve the condition of natural resources.