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Mikael Sandberg
Assistant Professor


Business (Academic)

Research, Professional and Creative Activity:

  • Co-published “The Impact of Historical and Regional Networks on Trade Volumes in the Western Hemisphere” in Journal of International and Global Economic Studies; “Inequality Among Women and its Impact on Economic Growth” in Sustainable Human Development in the Twenty-First Century; and many other scholarly papers
  • Students' Choice: Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award: 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2013, Agricultural Economics Club, University of Florida
  • Outstanding Contributions in Teaching 2007 – 2008 Award, Food and Resource Economics Department, University of Florida
  • Translation (English to Swedish) of International Marketing Survey project for the Florida Agricultural Market Research Center, University of Florida
  • College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Undergraduate Teacher of the Year 2012 – 2013, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

Professional Profile:

A native of Sweden, Professor Sandberg earned a Ph.D. in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida, where he focused his dissertation on “The Impact of Historical and Regional Networks on Trade Volumes in the Western Hemisphere: A Gravity Model Analysis.” He earned an M.A. in Applied Economics and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida. His areas of interest include international trade, gravity models, and applied microeconomics.

Teaching and Related Service:

Courses taught:

  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods for Business
  • Economic Issues, Food and You
  • Principles of Food and Resource Economics
  • Agricultural Macroeconomics
  • Quantitative Methods in Food and Resource Economics
  • Agricultural Price Analysis
  • International Agricultural Trade
  • Survey of Agricultural Economics
  • Economics of Agribusiness Decisions
  • Quantitative Methods for Agribusiness

Previously taught at:

  • University of Florida
  • University of Central Florida