Seda Erdem

Seda Erdem

Associate Professor of Economics

University of Stirling

Seda Erdem is an associate professor of economics at the Economics Division of the University of Stirling. Her research interests broadly include applied microeconomics, public health economics, behavioural economics and food and resource economics. More specifically, she is interested in consumer choice behaviour, decision-making and eliciting preferences in the fields of health, agri-food and environment. Other topics of interest include survey design and methodologies.


  • Behavioural economics
  • Public health economics
  • Agricultural and food economics
  • Food safety and marketing economics
  • Consumer choice behaviour
  • Decision-making
  • Preference elicitation


  • Ph.D. in Economics, 2007

    University of Manchester

  • M.Sc. in Resource Economics, 2004

    University of Massachusetts, Amherst

  • B.Sc. in Food Engineering, 2002

    Middle East Technical University, Ankara