Professor Tony Heron

Co-Chair for AgriFood at York


Tel: +44 (0)1904 323554
Address: Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD

Tony Heron is Professor of International Political Economy in the Department of Politics, and a Co Investigator of the IKnowFood project.

Tony’s main research and teaching interests relate to the political economy of trade and development, most recently with a specific interest in the global food system.

His current research work focuses on ideas of resilience in global food systems; the political economy of agricultural reform in the UK in the context of Brexit; the governance of global value chains; private standards in the Brazilian soybean sector; and food security in the Greater Mekong Subregion.

Visit Tony’s profile on the Department of Politics website.

Visit Tony Heron’s profile on the York Research Database to see publications, projects, collaborators, related work and more.

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