Brian Briggeman

Agribusiness, Arthur Capper Cooperative Center

Professor, Agribusiness
Director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center
Kansas State University 

Brian Briggeman joined the faculty in fall 2011 as associate professor of agricultural economics and director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center. Briggeman earned his Bachelor’s degree in agribusiness from K-State in 2000. He received his master’s degree in agricultural economics in 2002 from Texas A&M University. In 2006, he completed his Ph.D. in agricultural economics at Purdue University. Prior to K-State, Briggeman worked as an economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City - Omaha Branch.

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Documents & Presentations by Brian Briggeman
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Sustainable Cooperative Growth

The director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center at K-State, Brian Briggeman, talks about a new K-State study of what allows agricultural cooperatives to attain a sustainable growth rate...and how cooperative boards and managers can use that information to analyze their cooperatives' economic status and plan for growth.

January 2, 2018
Macroeconomic and Interest Rate Outlook

Presented at Farming For the Future Conference: Salina, KS. 

December 19, 2017
Interest Rate Outlook

K-State agricultural economist Brian Briggeman offers his latest observations on the state of the macro-economy and interest rate trends as they would affect the agricultural economy. That's the topic of his presentation at the upcoming Farming for the Future programs that will be put on by K-State at four locations in Kansas in the coming weeks. 

December 7, 2017
Sustainable Growth Rates for Cooperatives | ACCC Fact Sheet #11

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December 4, 2017
The State of Ag Co-ops

The director of the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center at K-State, Brian Briggeman, discusses the state of agricultural cooperatives in Kansas and how they are adapting to the current strains on the agricultural October is designated as National Cooperative Month. 

October 12, 2017
Macroeconomic and Interest Rate Outlook October 6, 2017
3. Interest Rate Outlook August 1, 2017
Ag Cooperative Conferences

Brian Briggeman and Kansas Cooperative Council president Leslie Kaufman preview the 2017 K-State Symposium on Cooperative Issues and the KCC Leadership Roundtable, which will take place concurrently at K-State in August to address current financial challenges facing local agricultural cooperatives and their members.

June 21, 2017
Ag Trade Outlook

Brian Briggeman offers input after several actions by the new administration regarding international trade agreements.  He believes that U.S. agricultural trade will be not be adversely impacted, at least not in 2017.

February 1, 2017
Ag Lenders Survey (Fall, 2016) December 22, 2016