Mad Nasir Shamsudin is professor of agricultural and resource economics. He received his Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University, and PhD in Agricultural Economics and minor in statistics from Mississippi State University, USA. Prof Nasir has been teaching primarily in International Agricultural Trade, Development Economics and Policy, Environmental Economics, and Managerial Economics. His research areas include International Agricultural Trade Policy, Commodity Market Analysis, and Agro-environmental Economics. To date, he has authored and co-authored more than 230 publications in book, book chapters, journal articles, and conference proceedings, and presented more than 150 papers in both local and international seminars in his area of expertise.