Gail L. Cramer, PhD

Title: Professor Emeritus
Company: Louisiana State University
Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States 


  • American Red Cross, Bozeman (board of directors, 1982-1983)
  • Bozeman Kiwanis Club (1972-1986) (Distinguished President, 1983)
  • International Agribusiness Management Association (IAMA), Fellow
  • Gamma Sigma Delta International
  • LSU Faculty and Staff Retirees Club, (President, 2018-2019)
  • National Association Agricultural Economic Administrators (member, president 2004-Present)
  • White House Agricultural Commission, Washington, DC (member)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2020)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2020)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2017)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1996-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the South and Southwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (1995-2016)
  • Honoree, Gail L. Cramer Appreciation Club (2014)
  • Recipient, Alumni Achievement Award, Washington State University (2013)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Finance and Business,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2010)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering,” Marquis Who’s Who (2006-2009, 2002-2003, 1996-1997)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World, Marquis Who’s Who (1996-2008)
  • Recipient, Distinguished International Achievement Award in Agriculture, Gamma Sigma Delta
  • Recipient, Distinguished State Achievement Award in Agriculture, Gamma Sigma Delta (2003)
  • Recipient, Lifetime Achievement Award, SAEA (2002)
  • Recipient, Poster Award, American Agricultural Economics Association (1999)
  • Recipient, Poster Award, Southern Agricultural Economics Association (1998)
  • Honoree, Outstanding Contributions to Harvard Agribusiness Program (January, 1996)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Research and Public Service Award, Arkansas Alumni Association (October, 1992)
  • Recipient, Harvard University Award as founder of the International Agribusiness Management Association, Oxford, England (May, 1992)
  • Recipient, Rice Research Award, United States Rice Technical Working Group, Economics and Marketing Committee, Little Rock, AK (1998, 1992)
  • Recipient, College of Agriculture Teaching Award (1981-1982, 1978-1979, 1977-1978)
  • Recipient, Phi Kappa Phi Distinguished Teaching Award (1980)
  • Recipient, Quality of Communication Award, American Agricultural Economic Association (1980)
  • Appreciation Citation, University Council (1979)
  • Grant Recipient, American Agricultural Economics Association, attending international meeting, Minsk, USSR (August, 1970)
  • Recipient, Edwin G. Nourse Award, American Institute Cooperatives, Washington (1968)
  • Recipient AAEA Trust Award

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