Subbu Kumarappan, Ph.D.

Subbu Kumarappan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

1328 Dover Road
Halterman 089A
Wooster, Ohio 44691
Office: 330-287-1261
Fax: 330-287-1333


Ph.D., Michigan State University



Subbu Kumarappan, Satish Joshi, "GHG Trading Framework for the U.S. Biofuels Sector" In Bio Fuels – Emerging Legal Horizons (ISBN: 978-93-80120-32-4). Edited by L Lakshi. Hyderabad: AMICUS Books, ICFAI University Press, India. 2009.


Subbu Kumarappan, Satish Joshi, "GHG Trading Framework for the U.S. Biofuels Sector" Transition to a Bioeconomy: Environmental and Rural Development Impacts 2009.

Journal Articles

Kumarappan, S, Hostetler, K, Angles, S, "Teaching Agribusiness Export Plans via International Video Teleconference – Perceptions, Problems, and Pointers" NACTA 58 1 (2014)
Kumarappan, S, Joshi, S, "Spatially and Temporally Optimal Biomass Procurement Contracting for Biorefineries" BioReources 9 2 (2014) 206-2089
Kavitha, V, Angles, S, Chinnadurai, M, Kumarappan, S, "India's Vegetable Oil Economy and Consumer Preference for Blended Soybean Oil in South India" Indian Journal of Marketing 43 11 (2013) 14-23
Kumarappan, S, "Teaching economic pluralism using the Hegelian dialectic principle" International Journal of Pluralism and Economic Education 3 2 (2012) 160-172
Kumarappan,S, Joshi, S, "Trading greenhouse gas emission benefits from biofuel use in US transportation: Challenges and opportunities" Biomass & Bioenergy 35 11 (2011) 4511-4518
Kumarappan, S, "'Historical perspective and role of entrepreneurship in Austrian economics’ – A review essay of Jesús Huerto De Soto’s book, The Austrian School: Market Order and Entrepreneurial Creativity" Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology 28A (2010)
Kumarappan, S, "Intentional and Evolutionary Visions of U.S. Antitrust Law" Journal of Industrial Organization Education 5 1 (2010) 1-29
Kumarappan, S, Joshi, S, McLean, H, "Biomass supply for biofuel production: Estimates for the United States and Canada" BioResources 4 3 (2009) 1070-1087
Kumarappan, S, Abdulla, M, "Globalization and localization as feedback mechanisms -- Internalization of economic externalities" Philosophy for Business 5 50 (2008)
Jain, KK, Kumarappan, S, "Growth and economic empowerment of people in Punjab: An overtime analysis of consumption" Journal of Agricultural Development and Policy 12 1 (2000) 1-15


"Using role-plays to engage students and teach soft skills." In10th Annual Conference on Excellence in Teaching & Learning 'Making Teaching Matter at a Research University'. Columbus: 2016.
"Social Media Strategies." InOhio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) 2016. Granville: 2016.
"Designing and Managing Projects." InP.K.Ramaswamy (P.K.R.) College of Arts - International Symposium. Gobichettipalayam: 2015.
"International Concepts in Agri Business Courses." In22nd Annual Conference - Midwest Institute for International and Intercultural Education. Indianapolis: 2015.
"UCAT OSTEP: Internationalization of the Curriculum." InAnnual Faculty and Professional Learning Communities Spring Reception & Poster Session. Columbus: 2015.
"Economic Tips for Decision Making in Organic Farms." InOhio Ecological Food and Farm Association. Granville: 2015.
"Do students learn from classroom economic experiments?." InLilly Conference Series. Austin: 2015.
"Cultural Intelligence Training." InWorkshop organized by the OARDC Scholars Association. 2014.
"Session 1017 The Role of Social Networks in Rural Livelihoods and Food Security: Evidence from Pakistan, India, and Tanzania." InAgricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Meetings. Minneapolis: 2014.
"Export opportunites for Indian spices." InSpecial presentation in an horticulture class in Annamalai University. Chidambaram: 2014.

Technical Reports

Kumarapan, S, "Checklist for Business Success: Organic Vegetable Production" 2015.