P. Kennedy

Kennedy, Philip L.
Title Professor
Department Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
E-mail LKennedy@agcenter.lsu.edu
Address 1 181 Woodin Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone 225-578-2726
Fax 225-578-2716

Grants and Contracts Funded

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2010-2011, Amount awarded: $143,653.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2009-2010, Amount awarded: $143,653.

Economic Analysis of Planter’s Rice Mill, Consultant Agreement with Planter’s Rice Mill, LLC, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2009, Amount awarded: $2,500.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2008-2009, Amount awarded: $152,940.

Economic Forecasting and Policy Analysis Models for Catfish and Trout, Joint Project with Arkansis Pine Bluff, Mississippi State, North Carolina State, and Florida, Special Grant from Southern Regional Aquaculture Center, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2007-2009, Amount awarded: $50,000.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2006-2007, Amount awarded: $205,219.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2005-2006, Amount awarded: $205,000.

Impact of Byrd Amendment Revenues on the Louisiana Crawfish Industry, Consultant Agreement with the Louisiana Crawfish Promotion and Research Board, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2005, Amount awarded: $15,000.

Measurement of Grain Flows on the Lower Mississippi River, Cooperative Agreement with USDA Agricultural Marketing Service, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2004-2005, Amount awarded: $30,000.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2004-2005, Amount awarded: $185,462.

Impact of Aquaculture Imports on Producer Prices, Cooperative Agreement with USDA Economic Research Service, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center: 2003-2004, Amount awarded: $20,000.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Texas Tech, and New Mexico State University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. 2002-2004, Amount awarded: $82,378.

Analysis of International Peanut Markets, Joint Project with University of Georgia, Southeastern Peanut Research Initiative, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 2002–2005: $168,125.

Center for North American Studies, Joint Project with Texas A&M University, Special Grant CSREES, Principal Investigator at LSUAC: P. Lynn Kennedy. Funding at Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, 1994-2002: $188,000.

LSU Board of Regents Graduate Fellowship Award, Principal Investigators: Richard F. Kazmierczak, P. Lynn Kennedy, Jeffery M. Gillespie, and R. Wes Harrison. Amount awarded: $100,000.

LSU Board of Regents Graduate Fellowship Award, Principal Investigators: Richard F. Kazmierczak, P. Lynn Kennedy, and Jeffery M. Gillespie. Amount awarded: $70,000.

Economic Transformation in Central and Eastern Europe: Implications for International Agricultural Trade, DAAD-ACLS German-American Commission on Collaborative Research Application for Collaborative Research Project in East European/Soviet Studies, 1995-1997. Principal American Investigator: P. Lynn Kennedy; Principal German Investigator: Harald von Witzke. Amount awarded: $30,000.

Analysis of the Economic Feasibility and Market Potential for Value-Added Processing of Undersized Crawfish into Edible Food Products, USDA Aquaculture Special Grant, United States Department of Agriculture, 1995. Principal Investigators: R. Wes Harrison, P. Lynn Kennedy and Samuel Meyers. Amount awarded: $20,000.


Other Awards, Lectureships, or Prizes That Show Recognition of Scholarly Achievement

Research Award of Merit, The Honor Society of Agriculture – Gamma Sigma Delta, College of Agriculture, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 2004.

LSU Distinguished Faculty Award, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 2003.

College of Agriculture Alumni Excellence in Teaching Award: Outstanding Teacher in the College of Agriculture, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 2002.

Joseph E. Sedberry, Jr. Foundation Award for Outstanding Graduate Instruction in the College of Agriculture, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 2001.

Teaching Award of Merit, The Honor Society of Agriculture – Gamma Sigma Delta, College of Agriculture, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 2001.

Alpha Lambda Delta Freshman Honor Society Award for Superior Instruction of Freshman Students, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 1999.

Teaching Merit Honor Roll, The Honor Society of Agriculture – Gamma Sigma Delta, College of Agriculture, Louisiana State University and A&M College, 1996-2003.

William H. Alexander Endowed Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University and A&M College

Dictionary of International Biography – Thirty First Edition, 2004

Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers (Multiple Year Honoree), 2004 and 2005

Who’s Who in the 21st Century

Student Writing Award, Honorable Mention, University of Minnesota, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Gopinath M., and P.L. Kennedy, Contributions of Technical Change and Terms of Trade to Welfare: An Empirical Analysis of North America, 1994

Rotary Foundation Graduate Scholarship, The University of Oxford

Books and Monographs


Koo, W.W. and P.L. Kennedy. International Trade and Agriculture, Blackwell Publishers, Oxford. First Edition, 2005.

Kennedy, P.L., and W.W. Koo (Editors), Agricultural Trade Policies in the New Millennium, Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press, 2002, 390 pages. ISBN 1-88022-932-2.

P.L. Kennedy, L. Brink, J. Dyck, and D. MacLaren, “Domestic Support: Issues and Options in the Agricultural Negotiations,” International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Commissioned Paper Number 16, St. Paul, MN, May 2001.

Colyer, D., P.L. Kennedy, W. Amponsah, S. Fletcher, and C. Jolly (Editors), Competition in Agriculture : The United States in the World Market, Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press, Inc., 2000, xvii, 358 pages. ISBN 1-5602-2893-8.

Kennedy, P.L., Game Theory in Multilateral Trade Negotiations: An Application to the Uruguay Round, Agrarökonomisch Monographien und Sammelwerke, Kiel: Wissenschafts-Verlag Vauk Kiel KG. 1995, xii, 139 pages. ISBN 3-8175-0215-X.

Chapters or Essays in Books, Except for Textbooks

Kennedy, P.L. and K.W. Hughes, “The Agricultural Impacts of a North American Free Trade Agreement,” in NAFTA and Agriculture: Is the Experiment Working?, edited by G. Williams. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, In Press.

Koo, W.W., and P.L. Kennedy, “Major Issues in the U.S. Sugar Industry under 2000 WTO Negotiations and NAFTA,” in Agricultural Trade Policies in the New Millennium, edited by P.L. Kennedy and W.W. Koo, Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press, 2002.

Atici, C., and P.L. Kennedy, “A Game Theoretic Analysis of Turkey’s Integration into the European Union,” in Tomorrow’s Agriculture: Incentives, Institutions, Infrastructure and Innovations, edited by G.H. Peters and P. Pingali, 506-515. Dartmouth, Aldershot, UK, 2001.

Kennedy, P.L. and D. Petrolia, “Disputes in Sugar and Agricultural-Based Sweeteners,” in Trade Liberalization Under NAFTA -- Report Card on Agriculture, edited by R.M.A. Loyns, K. Meilke, R.D. Knutson, and A. Yunez-Naude, 234-249. College Station, Texas: Texas A&M University, January 2001.

Kennedy, P.L., “Agricultural Competitiveness Issues and Concepts,” in Competition in Agriculture: The United States in the World Market, edited by D. Colyer et al., 11-24. Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press, Inc., 2000.

Kennedy, P.L. and C. Atici, “Agricultural Policy Divergence Between the EU and Turkey: Implications for Economic Integration,” in European Economic and Political Issues, Volume II, edited by F. Columbus, 187-204. Huntington, NY: NOVA Science Publishers, Inc., 2000.

Kennedy, P.L., “Central and Eastern European Agriculture in Transition,” in Central and Eastern Europe in Transition, Volume III, edited by F. Columbus, 221-235. Commack, NY: NOVA Science Publishers, Inc., 1999.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, “International Strategic Agricultural Trade Policy Interdependence and the Exchange Rate: A Game Theoretic Analysis,” in Issues in Agricultural Competitiveness: Markets and Policies, IAAE Occasional Paper No. 7, edited by R. Rose, C. Tanner and M. Bellamy, 366-374. Aldershot: Dartmouth Publishing Co. Ltd., 1994.


Articles in Refereed Journals

Garcia, P.A. and P.L. Kennedy “Foreign Direct Investment Inflows to Latin America and the Caribbean: Remittances and Market Size,” Journal of International Agricultural Trade and Development, 7,1(2011): In Press.

Lee, Y.J. and P.L. Kennedy “An Empirical Investigation of Interproduct Relationships Between Domestic and Imported Seafood in the U.S.,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 42,4(November 2010): 631-42.

Kang, H.S., and P.L. Kennedy, “Bilateral Trade and Economic Growth: The Empirical Evidence Between the U.S. and South Korea,” Journal of Rural Development, 32,2(2009): 59-88.

Kennedy, P.L. and A. Schmitz “Production Response to Increased Imports: The Case of U.S. Sugar,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 41,3(December 2009): 777-789.

Lee, Y.J. and P.L. Kennedy, , “Real Exchange Rates and U.S./Korean Bilateral Trade,” China-USA Business Review, 8,9(September 2009): 1-17.

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun, “A Demand Analysis of the Korean Wine Market Using an Unrestricted Source Differentiated LA/AIDS Model,” Journal of Wine Economics, 4,2(Winter 2009): 185-200.

Lee, Y.J. and P.L. Kennedy, “An Examination of Inverse Demand Models: An Application to the U.S. Crawfish Industry,” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 37,2(October 2008): 243-256.

Kennedy, P.L., and Y.J. Lee. “Determining the Impact of Crawfish Imports on U.S. Domestic Prices,” Aquaculture Economics & Management, 12,3(2008): 176-187.

Lee, D.S., and P.L. Kennedy, “A Political Economic Analysis of U.S. Rice Export Programs to Japan and South Korea: A Game Theoretic Approach,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 89,1(2007): 104-115.

Lee, D.S., Y. Wang and P.L. Kennedy, “Implications of U.S. Rice Export Promotion Programs: The Case of Latin America,” Journal of International Agricultural Trade and Development, 2,2(2006): 205-219.

Lee, D.S., and P.L. Kennedy, “Demand Behavior of U.S. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) and its Implications for the U.S. Sweetener Market: A Cointegration Analysis,” Korean Journal of Agricultural Management and Policy, (2006) forthcoming.

Koo, W.W. and P.L. Kennedy, “The Impact of Agricultural Subsidies on Global Welfare,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 88,5(2006):1219-1226.

Koo, W.W., P.L. Kennedy, and A. Skripnitchenko, “Regional Preferential Trade Agreements: Trade Creation and Diversion Effects,” Review of Agricultural Economics, 28,3(2006):408-415.

Lee, D.S., P.L. Kennedy, and S.M. Fletcher, “An Analysis of Latin American Peanut Trade,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 38,1(2006): 1-16.

Paggi, M.S., P.L. Kennedy, F. Yamazaki, and T. Josling, “Regional Trade Agreements and Implications for U.S. Agriculture: The Case of DR-CAFTA,” Choices, 20,2(2005):137-141.

Atici, C., and P.L. Kennedy, “Tradeoffs Between Income Distribution and Welfare: The Case of Turkey’s Integration into the European Union,” Journal of Policy Modeling, 27,5(2005):553-563.

Kennedy, P. L., and E. D. Roule, “Creolé Coffee,” International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, 7,2(2004): 42-57.

Kennedy, P. L., “Sugar and Related Sweetener Markets: International Perspectives – Book Review,” Agribusiness: An International Journal, 20,2(2004): 231-232.

Petrolia, D.R., and P.L. Kennedy, “Increasing the U.S. Tariff-Rate Sugar Quota for Cuba and Mexico: A Partial-Equilibrium Simulation,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 35,3(December 2003): 589-597.

Bekmez, S., and P.L. Kennedy, “Macroeconomic Implications of European Integration on the Turkish Economy,” Middle East Technical University-Development Journal, September(2002): In Press.

Bekmez, S., I. Hakki-Genc, and P.L. Kennedy, “A Computable General Equilibrium Model for the Organized and Marginal Labor Market in Turkey,” Southwest Economic Review, 29,1(2002): 97-109.

Kennedy, P.L. and C.P. Rosson, III, “Impacts of Globalization on Agricultural Competitiveness: The Case of NAFTA,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 34,2(2002): 275-288.

Gopinath, M. and P.L. Kennedy, “Agricultural Trade and Productivity Growth: A State-Level Analysis,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 82,5(2000): 1213-1218.

Kennedy, P.L. and D. Petrolia, “A Review of Sugar Related Disputes Under the North American Free Trade Agreement,” International Sugar Journal, 102,1223(2000): 596-602.

Atici, C. and P.L. Kennedy, “Agricultural Impacts of Turkey’s Integration into the European Union in a Post-Uruguay Round Environment,” Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 24,4(2000): 453-456.

Hughes, K.W., P.L. Kennedy, and A. Ortego, “Developing Agribusiness Competitiveness in Global Markets: A Survey of Louisiana Agribusiness Firms,” Journal of International Food and Agribusiness Marketing, 10(1999): 49-63.

Kennedy, P.L. and C. Atici, “A Game Theoretic Analysis of Turkish Accession to a European Customs Union,” Agricultural and Resource Economics Review, 28(1999): 147-157.

Kennedy, P.L., W. Koo, and M. Marchant, “Key Issues and Challenges for the 1999 WTO Agriculture Round,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 81,5(1999): 1134-1141.

Kennedy, P.L. and E.J. Luzar, “Toward Methodological Inclusivism: The Case for Case Studies,” Review of Agricultural Economics, 21(1999): 579-591.

Kennedy, P.L. and C. Atici, “A Sectoral Analysis of Agricultural Trade Liberalization,” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 30(1998): 277-284.

Kennedy, P.L. and C. Atici, “International Agriculture Policy Divergence: Implications for European Integration,” Current Politics and Economics of Europe, 8,1(1998): 117-130.

Kennedy, P.L., R. W. Harrison, and M.A. Piedra, “Analyzing Agribusiness Competitiveness: The Case of the United States Sugar Industry,” International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, 1(1998): 245-257.

Kennedy, P.L. and K.W. Hughes, “Welfare Effects of Agricultural Trading Blocs: The Simulation of a North American Customs Union,” Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 23(1998): 99-109.

Harrison, R.W. and P.L. Kennedy, “A Neoclassical Economic and Strategic Management Approach to Evaluating Global Agribusiness Competitiveness,” Competitiveness Review: An International Business Journal, 7(1997): 14-25.

Kennedy, P.L. and G.P. Sonnier, “Economic Integration and International Agricultural Trade: The Case of Central and Eastern Europe,” Journal of International Food and Agribusiness Marketing, 9(1997): 57-72.

Kennedy, P.L., R.W. Harrison, N.G. Kalaitzandonakes, H.C. Peterson, and R.P. Rindfuss, “Perspectives on Evaluating Competitiveness in Agribusiness Industries,” Agribusiness: An International Journal, 13(1997): 385-392.

Ruppel, F.J. and P.L. Kennedy, “Measuring the Extent of Coalition Formation in Group Decision Making,” American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 79(1997): 1288-1299.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, “Multilateral Agricultural Trade Negotiations: A Non-Cooperative and Cooperative Game Approach,” European Review of Agricultural Economics, 23(1996): 381-399.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, “Strategic Agricultural Trade Policy Interdependence and the Exchange Rate: A Game Theoretic Analysis,” Public Choice, 88(1996): 43-56.

Gopinath, M., P.L. Kennedy, and T.L. Roe, “Trade, Growth and Welfare Linkages in North America: An Empirical Analysis,” North American Journal of Economics and Finance, 6(1995): 189-201.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, T.L. Roe, and A. Gonzalez, “Politicas Agricolas Interdependientes: La Tasa de Cambio en un Analisis con la Teoria de Juegos,” Politicas Agricolas, 1(1995): 5-22.

Kennedy, P.L., “An Examination of Market Share Determination in the World Wheat Market with Special Reference to the Effects of Currency Exchange Rate Fluctuations.” Oxford Agrarian Studies, 17(1988): 57-77.

Articles in Bulletins

Lee, D.S., P.L. Kennedy, P. L., and S.F. Fletcher, “An Analysis of the Competitive Position of the Latin American Peanut Industry,” Southern Cooperative Series Bulletin 407, Knoxville, Tennessee, March 2008. ISBN: 1-58161-407-1. (http://www.cals.ncsu.edu/ saaesd/scsb/list/coverS1016.html.

Kennedy, P.L., M.S. Paggi, E. Dufour, and F. Yamazaki, “Trade Agreements” in 2007 Farm Bill: Policy Options and Consequences, edited by Joe Outlaw and E.G. Smith, National Public Policy Education Committee Publication Number 2006-01, http://www. farmfoundation.org/pubindex.htm, September 2006.

Kennedy, P.L., and E. Dufour, “Sugar Policy” in 2007 Farm Bill: Policy Options and Consequences, edited by Joe Outlaw and E.G. Smith, National Public Policy Education Committee Publication Number 2006-01, http://www.farmfoundation.org/pubindex.htm, September 2006.

Kennedy, P. L., and E. D. Roule, “DR-CAFTA and its Contribution to Economic Development,” CNAS Issue Brief IB2005-01, Center for North American Studies, College Station, Texas, October 2005.

Kennedy, P. L., and E. D. Roule, “International Trade Agreements: Implications for U.S. Sugar,” CNAS Issue Brief IB2004-01, Center for North American Studies, College Station, Texas, December 2004.

Kennedy, P.L., “Sugar Policy” in 2002 Farm Bill: Policy Options and Consequences, edited by Joe Outlaw and E.G. Smith, National Public Policy Education Committee Publication Number 2001-01, http://www.farmfoundation.org/pubindex.htm, September 2001.

Kennedy, P.L., “Summary of the United States Sugar Industry Positions on New Farm Legislation,” in Summary of Testimony on 2001-02 Farm Legislation, edited by C.P. Rosson, III and A. Hobbs, Center for North American Studies Bulletin No. CNAS2001-3, Texas A&M University, August 2001.

Kennedy, P.L., “Sugar and the World Trade Organization” in U.S. Agriculture and the World Trade Organization: Issues and Priorities for the Millenium Round, edited by C.P. Rosson, III, Center for North American Studies Bulletin No. CNAS2000-7, Texas A&M University, September 2000.

Rosson, C.P. III, P.L. Kennedy, and F.J. Adcock, Briefing Book of Abstracts: Global Agricultural Trade in the New Millennium, Center for North American Studies Bulletin No. CNAS2000-6, June 2000.

Atici, C., and P.L. Kennedy, “European Integration and GATT: The Impact on United States Agriculture,” in Trade, Policy, and Competition: Forces Shaping American Agriculture, Southern Cooperative Series Bulletin #390, edited by C. Jolly, S. Fletcher, P.L. Kennedy, and W. Amponsah, 59-74. Auburn, AL: Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors. November 1998.

Jolly, C., S. Fletcher, P.L. Kennedy, and W. Amponsah, “International Market Forces and Southern Agriculture,” in Trade, Policy, and Competition: Forces Shaping American Agriculture, Southern Cooperative Series Bulletin #390, edited by C. Jolly, S. Fletcher, P.L. Kennedy, and W. Amponsah, 1-4. Auburn, AL: Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors. November 1998.

Jolly, C., S. Fletcher, P.L. Kennedy, and W. Amponsah (editors), Trade, Policy, and Competition: Forces Shaping American Agriculture, Southern Cooperative Series Bulletin #390. Auburn, AL: Southern Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors. November 1998. iv, 206 pages. ISBN 1-58161-390-3.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, Strategic Agricultural Trade Policy Interdependence and the Exchange Rate: A Game Theoretic Analysis, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Bulletin No. 94-2, January 1994.

Other Publications

Kennedy, P.L. and B. Hilbun, "An Economic Analysis of Planters Rice Mill LLC and the Midland Branch Rail Upgrade of the Louisiana & Delta Railroad," Agricultural Economics Staff Paper 2009-25, LSU AgCenter, Baton Rouge, LA, November 2009.

Salassi, M., P.L. Kennedy, and J. Breaux, “Impact of Increased Sugar Imports from Potential Free Trade Agreements on Raw Sugar Prices” The Sugar Bulletin, 82(November 2003):12-15.

Roule, E.D. and P.L. Kennedy, “Insight into the Internationalization Process as it Relates to Louisiana Agribusiness Firms” Louisiana Rural Economist, 61,2(May 1999): 11-16.

Piedra, M.A. and P.L. Kennedy, “Export Demand and Foreign Markets for U.S. Wheat” Louisiana Rural Economist, 60(November 1998): 6-10.

Icabalceta, J.L. and P.L. Kennedy, “Price Protection and Comparative Advantage in the U.S. Rice Industry” Louisiana Rural Economist, 60(November 1998): 2-6.

Harrison, R.W., P.L. Kennedy, and M.A. Piedra, “Analyzing the Competitiveness of the Louisiana Sugar Industry,” Louisiana Agriculture, 41(1998): 7-9.

Sonnier, G.P. and P.L. Kennedy, “Impacts of European Integration on Agricultural Trade” Louisiana Rural Economist, 59(August 1997): 2-5.

Kennedy, P.L. and K.W. Hughes, “Agricultural Impacts of a North American Customs Union” Louisiana Rural Economist, 59(May 1997): 13-16.

Hughes, K.W., P.L. Kennedy, and A. Ortego, “Export Behavior of Louisiana Agribusiness Firms”, Focus: A Quarterly Newsletter of International Programs, 13(March 1997): 1-6.

Berghman, A.J.E. and P.L. Kennedy, “The Impact of GATT and NAFTA on Competitiveness in the Dairy Industry.” Journal of Global Competitiveness, 4(1996): 74-80.

Piedra, M.A. and P.L. Kennedy, “Trade Agreements in the Western Hemisphere: An Assessment, Part II” Louisiana Rural Economist, 58(November 1996): 11-15.

Piedra, M.A. and P.L. Kennedy, “Trade Agreements in the Western Hemisphere: An Assessment, Part I” Louisiana Rural Economist, 58(August 1996): 12-16.

Piedra, M.A. and P.L. Kennedy, “Agricultural Trade Policy Under the Federal Agriculture and Improvement Act of 1996,” Louisiana Rural Economist, 58(May 1996): 9-13.

Hughes, K.W., P.L. Kennedy, and A. Ortego, Export Behavior of Louisiana Agribusiness Firms, A.E.A. Information Series No. 143, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, June 1996.

Kennedy, P.L. and R.W. Harrison, “Developing International Agribusiness Management Skills: The Use of Intern-Partnerships”, Proceedings of the 25th Annual Meeting of the Western Decision Sciences Institute, Seattle, WA, April 1996.

Kennedy, P.L. and R.W. Harrison, “Agribusiness Competitiveness: Implications for Louisiana Agriculture,” Louisiana Agriculture, 39(1996): 5-7.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, “A Cooperative Game Approach to Agricultural Trade Negotiations,” Berliner Beiträge zur Agrarentwicklung, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, No. 17, 1995.

Kennedy, P.L., “Special Interests and the GATT Outcome, Discussion,” Agricultural Competitiveness: Market Forces and Policy Choice, edited by G.H. Peters and D.D. Hedley, Dartmouth, Aldershot, UK, 322-3, 1995.

Dellenbarger, L., W. Gauthier, R. Hinson, P.L. Kennedy, and A. Schupp, “The Marketing Outlook for 1995,” Louisiana Rural Economist, 57(1995): 6-9.

Kennedy, P.L., “The Uruguay Round Agreement on Agriculture: Implications for Louisiana,” Louisiana Rural Economist, 57(1995): 12-16.

Kennedy, P.L., “Macro-Economic Policy, Export Competitiveness and Poverty in Kenya: A General Equilibrium Analysis, Discussion,” in Issues in Agricultural Competitiveness: Markets and Policies, IAAE Occasional Paper No. 7, edited by R. Rose, C. Tanner and M. Bellamy, 97-98. Aldershot: Dartmouth Publishing Co. Ltd., 1994.

Presentations at Professional Meetings

Lee, Y.J., B.M. Hilbun, and P.L. Kennedy. Implicit Price and Demand in Oligopolistic Competition: An Application to the U.S. Trout Market, Poster Presented at the 2010 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, July 25-27, 2010.

Lee, Y.J., B.M. Hilbun, and P.L. Kennedy. Food Supply and Demand in North Korea: An Econometric Analysis, Poster Presented at the 2010 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, July 25-27, 2010.

Garcia, P.A., and P.L. Kennedy. Firm Strategy, Exports, and Foreign Direct Investment: An Examination of the Economic Performance of U.S. Manufacturing Firms, Poster Presented at the 2010 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, July 25-27, 2010.

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Analysis of Substitutability between Domestic and Imported Trout, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2010 Annual Meeting, February 6-9, 2010, Orlando, FL

Kennedy, P.L. and S. Parajuli. The Exchange Rate and Inward Foreign Direct Investment in Mexico, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2010 Annual Meeting, February 6-9, 2010, Orlando, FL

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Impacts of the Exchange Rate on Local Price and Import Demand, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2010 Annual Meeting, February 6-9, 2010, Orlando, FL

Kang, H., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. The Relationships of Trade, Economic Growth, and Market Power: The Case of Rice Exporting Countries, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Kang, H., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Structure and Conduct of the World Rice Market, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Kang, H., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. An Empirical Examination of the Import Demand Model and Welfare Effects for Rice Importing Countries, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Analysis of Substitutability between U.S. Domestic Catfish and Imported Fish Using Cointegration and Structural Demand System Analyses, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Analysis of the Economic Impact of U.S. Dollar Depreciation and Transportation Costs on the U.S. Agricultural Trade, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Kennedy, P.L., and P.A. Garcia. Remittances and Economic Growth in Latin America: The Impact of Human Capital Development, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Zoungrana, L., and P.L. Kennedy. A Quota Market Model of the EU-ACP Sugar Protocol, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2009 Annual Meeting, January 31-February 3, 2009, Atlanta, Georgia

Lee, Y.J., and P.L. Kennedy. Demand System Analysis of the South Korean Beef Market with the Free Trade Demand Model, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, February 2-6, 2008, Dallas, Texas

Marzoughi, H., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Impact of Corn Based Ethanol Production on the U.S. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) and Sugar Markets, Southern Agricultural Economics Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, February 2-6, 2008, Dallas, Texas

Lee, Y.J., and P.L. Kennedy. An Import Demand Analysis of the South Korean Wine Market, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium, 2008 Summer Symposium, June 30 – July 1, 2008, Seoul, South Korea

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Determining the Impact of Crawfish Imports on U.S. Domestic Prices, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida

Lee, Y.J., P.L. Kennedy, and B.M. Hilbun. Import Demand System Analysis of the South Korean Wine Market with the Source Differentiated AIDS Model, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida

Lee, Y.J., and P.L. Kennedy. An Analysis as to the Causal Relationship Between Bioethanol Expansion and Agricultural Crop Acreage Allocation in the United States, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2008 Annual Meeting, July 27-29, 2008, Orlando, Florida

Lee, Y.J., and P.L. Kennedy. Exchange Rate Sensitivity in Bilateral Agricultural Trade Flows: The Case of U.S. Trade with Canada and Mexico, Regional Research Committee on Trade and Trade Policy, S-1043 Fall Meeting, November 17 - 18, 2008, World Trade Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

Lee, Y.J., and P.L. Kennedy. The Impact of Biofuel Policy on Agricultural Crop Acreage Allocation, International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium, 2008 Winter Meeting, December 7-9, 2008, Scottsdale, Arizona

Dufour, E.A., H.O. Zapata, and P.L. Kennedy. Time Series Modeling of International Agricultural Trade Policy, Poster Presented at the 2007 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, July 29 - August 1, 2007.

Dufour, E.A., and P.L. Kennedy. Analysis of U.S. Grain Export Flows along the Mississippi Gulf Region, Poster Presented at the 2007 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon, July 29 - August 1, 2007.

Kennedy, P.L. “Multilateralism and Regionalism: Trade Agreement Effects on Southern Agricultural Products,” Paper Presented in Organized Symposium at the 2007 Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting, Mobile, Alabama, February 2007.

Koo, W.W., and P.L. Kennedy. The Impact of Agricultural Subsidies on Global Welfare, Principal Paper Presented at the 2006 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, July 23-26, 2006.

Kennedy, P.L., E.A. Roule, and B.M. Hilbun, Free Trade Agreements in the Western Hemisphere, Selected Paper Presented at the 2006 American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, July 23-26, 2006.

Marzoughi, H., and P.L. Kennedy, “The Effect of the Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) on the U.S. Sugar Market,” Paper Presented at the 2006 Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, February 2006.

Banerjee, N., and P.L. Kennedy, “Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures: A Game Theoretic Model op Comparative Evaluation,” Paper Presented at the 2006 Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, February 2006.

Lee, Dae-Seob, and P.L. Kennedy, “Demand Behavior of U.S. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) and its Implications for the U.S. Sweetener Market: A Cointegration Analysis,” Paper Presented at the 2005 American Association of Agricultural Economics Annual Meetings, Providence, Rhode Island, July 2005.

Lee, Young-Jae, and P.L. Kennedy, “Impacts of Aquaculture Imports on the U.S. Market,” Paper Presented at the World Trade Organization Impacts on U.S. Farm Policy Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 2005.

Lee, Young-Jae, and P.L. Kennedy, “Effects of Imports of Catfish, Crawfish, and Shrimp on Domestic Prices,” Paper Presented at the Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) 37th Annual Meeting, Little Rock, Arkansas, February 2005.

Kennedy, P.L., “Impact of International Agreements on Louisiana Agriculture,” Paper Presented at the 2005 AgOutlook Conference: Keeping Louisiana’s Agriculture and Forestry Competitive, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2005.

Kennedy, P.L., “New Trade Agreements: Implications for U.S. Sugar,” Paper Presented at the National Public Policy Education Conference, St. Louis, MO, September 2004.

Kennedy, P.L., “Potential Impacts on Sugar from New Trade Agreements,” Paper Presented at the 2004 American Association of Agricultural Economics Annual Meetings, Denver, Colorado, August 2004.

Kennedy, P. L., and E. D. Roule, “Creolé Coffee,” Paper Presented at the International Food and Agribusiness Management World Congress, Montreax, Switzerland, June 2004.

Andino, J., and P. Lynn Kennedy. “Dynamic Export Demand Analysis for Honduran Coffee Exports.” Paper Presented at the Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) 36th Annual Meeting, Tulsa, Oklahoma, February 2004.

Lee, Dae-Seob, P. Lynn Kennedy, and Stanley Fletcher. “An Analysis of Latin American PeanutTrade: Potential Impact on U.S. Producers.” Paper Presented at the Southern Agricultural Economic Association (SAEA) 36th Annual Meeting, Tulsa, Oklahoma, February 2004.

Kennedy, P.L., and E.D. Roule, “The Agricultural Trade Impacts of a Central American Free Trade Agreement,” Selected Paper Presented at the 2003 Western Economics Association International Meetings, Denver, Colorado, July 2003.

Lee, D., P.L. Kennedy, and S.M. Fletcher, “An Analysis of Latin American Peanut Trade,” Paper presented at the 35th American Peanut Research and Education Society, Clearwater, Florida, July, 2003.

Lee, D., P.L. Kennedy, and S.M. Fletcher, “Examining the Latin American Peanut Industry: A Multi-Country Econometric Trade Model,” Paper presented at the International Conference of Agricultural Policy Reform and the WTO; Where Are We Heading?, Capri, Italy, June, 2003.

Kennedy, P.L., “Trade Adjustments in the Louisiana Cane Sugar Industry,” Paper Presented in the Organized Symposium Freer Trade and Southern Agriculture: Adjustment Issues in Sugar Cane and Beets, at the 2003 Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Mobile, Alabama, February 2003.

Lee, D., P.L. Kennedy, and S.M. Fletcher, “An Analysis of World Peanut Trade and FTAA: the Case of Latin America,” Poster presentation at the 2003 Southern Agricultural Economic Association Meetings, Mobile, Alabama, February, 2003.

Lee, D., and P.L. Kennedy, “A Game Theoretic Analysis of U.S. Rice Export Policy: the Case of Japan and Korea,” Selected Paper Presented at the 2002 American Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Long Beach, California, July 2002.

Petrolia, D.R., and P.L. Kennedy, “A Partial-equilibrium Simulation of Increasing the U.S. Tariff-Rate Sugar Quota for Cuba and Mexico,” Selected Paper Presented at the 2002 American Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Long Beach, California, July 2002.

Kennedy, P.L., and C.P. Rosson, III, “Impacts of Globalization on Agricultural Competitiveness,” Invited Paper Presented at the 2002 Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2002.

Kennedy, P.L., “Competitiveness Issues in the Fruits and Vegetables Market,” Paper Presented in the Organized Symposium Competitive Impacts and Opportunities from Freer Trade on Southern Fruits and Vegetables, at the 2002 Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Orlando, Florida, February 2002.

Hudson, D. and P.L. Kennedy, “Emerging Program Needs in Extension and Applied Research,” Paper Presented in the Organized Symposium Extension and Applied Research Issues at the Nexus of Trade Negotiations and Farm Policy, at the 2001 American Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Chicago, Illinois, August 2001.

P.L. Kennedy, L. Brink, J. Dyck, and D. MacLaren, “Domestic Support: Issues and Options in the Agricultural Negotiations,” Commissioned Paper Number 16, Presented at the Summer Meetings of the International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium, Arlington, VA, May 2001

Icabalceta, J. and P.L. Kennedy, “Economic Integration Among Central American Countries: The Influence of Agricultural Policy,” Selected Paper, presented at the 2001 Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Fort Worth, Texas, January 2001.

Kennedy. P.L. and W.W. Koo, “Implications for Trade Liberalization: The Case of Sugar,” Paper Presented in the Organized Symposium: Agriculture in the WTO and Former Section 22 Protection: Freer Trade or Stumbling Block to MTN? at the 2001 Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, Fort Worth, Texas, January 2001.

Atici, C. and P.L. Kennedy, “A Game Theoretic Analysis of the Integration of Turkey into the European Union,” Contributed Paper, presented at the XXIV International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Berlin, Germany, August 2000.

Gopinath, M. and P.L. Kennedy, “Agricultural Trade and Productivity Growth: A State-Level Analysis,” Principal Paper, presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, August 2000.

Kennedy, P.L. and R.W. Harrison, “Competitiveness in the World Sugar Industry: A Comparison of the EU and U.S. Sugar Sectors,” Selected Paper, presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, August 1999.

Kennedy, P.L., D. Hudson, L. Johnson, and G. Pompelli, “Views on FTAA and WTOfrom the Deep South,” Organized Symposium Presentation at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, August 1999.

Kennedy, P.L., W. Koo, and M. Marchant, “Key Issues and Challenges for the 1999 WTO Agriculture Round,” Principal Paper, presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, August 1999.

Harrison, R.W. and P.L. Kennedy, “Trade, Technology, and Competitiveness: A Comparison of the European Union and the United States Sugar Sectors,” Selected Paper, presented at the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association Annual Meeting, Florence, Italy, June 1999.

Kennedy, P.L. R.W. Harrison, and M.A. Piedra, Competitiveness in the Global Marketplace: The Case of the United States Sugar Industry, 1998 American Society for Competitiveness Conference, Boston, MA, October 1998.

Kennedy, P.L., and K.W. Hughes, Agricultural Effects of a North American Customs Union: A Game Theoretic Analysis. XXIII International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Sacramento, California, August 1997.

Atici, C., and P.L. Kennedy, The Uruguay Round and European Integration: A Non-Cooperative Game Analysis. American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, July 1997.

Atici, C., and P.L. Kennedy, Agricultural Impacts of European Integration in a Post-Uruguay Round Environment: The Impact of Exchange Rate Fluctuations, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Birmingham, AL, February 1997.

Atici, C. and P.L. Kennedy, European Integration and GATT: The Impact on United States Agriculture, Trade, Policy, and Competition: Forces Shaping American Agriculture, Washington, D.C., November 1996.

Kennedy, P.L. and K.W. Hughes, The Agricultural Impacts of a North American Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA and Agriculture: Is the Experiment Working?, San Antonio, TX, November 1996.

Berghman, A.J.E. and P.L. Kennedy, The Impact of GATT and NAFTA on Competitiveness in the Dairy Industry, 1996 American Society for Competitiveness Conference, Atlanta, GA, October 1996.

Herok, C.A., P.L. Kennedy, and H. von Witzke, The Production and Trade Potential of Polish Agriculture: A Conceptual Framework and a First Glance at Empirical Evidence, Third Congress of the Polish Association of the Agricultural and Agribusiness Economists, Olsztyn, Poland, September 1996.

Harrison, R.W., and P.L. Kennedy, Evaluating Competitiveness in Agribusiness Industries, IAMA World Congress VI, Cancun, Mexico, June 1996.

Sonnier, G.P., and P.L. Kennedy, Trade Effects of Economic Integration: The Case of Central and Eastern Europe, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Greensboro, NC, February 1996.

Kennedy, P.L., and R.W. Harrison, A Framework for Evaluating Agricultural Competitiveness, Fall Meeting of Regional Project S-256 “An Evaluation of International Markets for Southern Commodities,” Memphis, TN, November 1995.

Harrison, R.W., and P.L. Kennedy, A Neoclassical Economic and Strategic Management Approach to Evaluating Global Agribusiness Competitiveness, 1995 American Society for Competitiveness Conference, Dallas, TX, October 1995.

Kennedy, P.L., R.W. Harrison, and M.A. Piedra, Evaluating the Competitiveness of United States Food Processing Industries in Latin American Markets, Annual Conference of the Food Distribution Research Society, Myrtle Beach, SC, October 1995.

Kennedy, P.L., Non-Cooperative and Cooperative Games: An Application to Agricultural Trade Negotiations. American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, August 1995.

Ruppel, F.J., and P.L. Kennedy, Measuring the Extent of Coalition Formation in Group Decision Making, American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, August 1995 and Fall Meeting of Regional Project S-256 “An Evaluation of International Markets for Southern Commodities,” Memphis, TN, November 1995.

Kennedy, P.L., The Use of Non-Cooperative and Cooperative Games in Analyzing the Agricultural Agreement in the Uruguay Round. Institut für Agrarpolitik, Marktlehre und Agrarentwicklung, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany, July 1995.

Harrison, R.W., and P.L. Kennedy, Evaluating and Measuring Agribusiness Competitiveness. WRCC-72 Agribusiness Competitiveness Research Group Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, June 1995.

Gopinath M., and P.L. Kennedy, Contributions of Technical Change and Terms of Trade to Welfare: An Empirical Analysis of North America. Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January 1995.

Kennedy, P.L., Agricultural Policy Decisions in the Uruguay Round: A Game Theoretic Examination. International Agricultural Trade Research Consortium Winter Meeting, Washington, D.C., December 1994.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, The Exchange Rate and International Trade Policy Coordination Between the United States and the European Union: A Game Theoretical Analysis. American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, August 1994.

Kennedy, P.L., H. von Witzke, and T.L. Roe, International Strategic Agricultural Trade Policy Interdependence and the Exchange Rate: A Game Theoretical Analysis. XXII International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Harare, Zimbabwe, August 1994.

Papers Presented at Professional Meetings

Kennedy, P.L., Internships: Challenges and Pitfalls, Invited Paper Presented at the American Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, July 1997.

Kennedy, P.L. and R.W. Harrison, Developing International Agribusiness Management Skills: The Use of Intern-Partnerships, Selected Paper Presented at the Western Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, April 1996.

Harrison, R.W. and P.L. Kennedy, Implementing Internships in Agribusiness Curricula, Selected Paper Presented at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting, Greensboro, NC, February 1996.


Crescent City Tigers Alumni Professor, Louisiana State University, January 2006 to Present.

Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, July 2003 to Present.

William H. Alexander Endowed Regents Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University,
 July 2002 to December 2005.

Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, July 1999 to June 2003.

Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, July 1994 to June 1999.

Visiting Assistant Professor, Institut fur Agrapolitik, Marktlehre und Agrarentwicklung, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, July 1995 and May/June 1997.

Research and Teaching Assistant, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, August 1990 to June 1994.

Regional Sales Consultant, Monfort, Inc., a Division of Conagra Red Meats, Inc., Greeley, Colorado, December 1988 to July 1990.

International Trade

University of Minnesota, Doctor of Philosophy, Agricultural and Applied Economics, June 1994 

University of Oxford, Master of Science, Agricultural Economics, November 1988

Colorado State University, Bachelor of Science with High Distinction, Agricultural Economics, May 1987

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