Wendong Zhang  ·  Assistant Professor of Economics

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Wendong Zhang
Iowa State University
478C Heady Hall
518 Farm House Lane
Ames, IA 50011-1054

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Dr. Wendong Zhang is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Extension Economist at ISU. As an applied economist, he is interested in land use, land management, land values and land ownership in the agro-ecosystem, as well as the interplay between agriculture and the environment.

Wendong leads the annual Iowa Land Value survey, the Iowa Farmland Ownership and Tenure Survey, as well as the ISU Soil Management and Land Valuation Conference. He is also the lead researcher for the new, interactive Iowa Land Value Portal.

Wendong received his Ph.D. in Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics from the Ohio State University in July 2015, and he also holds a BSc in Environmental Science from Fudan University in China.