Carl Pray

President of ICABR, Rutgers University

Carl Pray is chair of the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics at Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences. He is also an adjunct professor and advisor of the Ph.D. Program and a member of the Board of Academic Advisors of the Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Chinese Academy of Science. The focus of his current research is agricultural science and technology policy in China, India, South Africa, and other developing countries. In the recent past he has studied how public policies could induce private companies to conduct research that would reduce hunger and poverty in developing countries, and the political economy of public sector research in developing countries.