Alexander Saak

Alexander

Saak

Research Fellow

Alexander Saak joined IFPRI in 2010 as a Research Fellow with the Market, Trade and Institutions Division.

Alexander holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Iowa State University and an M.S. / B.S. in Management from Taganrog State University, Russia.

Latest blogs by Alexander Saak

IFPRI Research Blog

Should public health campaigns contain more messages about bad or good food choices?

The estimated societal costs of non-communicable chronic diseases caused by unhealthy diets, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease, are now greater than those due to undernutrition in most regions of the world. Furthermore, according to a study in

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