UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Upcoming Seminars

Kajal Gulati, University of California, Davis

Who is the Boss? Intra-household Bargaining over the Adoption of Mechanical Rice Transplanters

October 31, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Akshaya Jha, Carnegie Mellon University


November 2, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Matin Qaim, Georg-August University, Goettingen

Effects of Supermarkets on Consumer Health and Nutrition in Kenya

November 7, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

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Our faculty participate actively in the Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics. The broad mission of the Foundation is to promote and support research and outreach activities in agricultural economics and rural development relevant to California.

Recent Publications

A Framework to Analyze the Performance of Thinly Traded Agricultural Commodity Markets

M.K. Adjemian, T.L. Saitone, and R.J. Sexton. American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2016) doi: 10.1093/ajae/aav074.

The Economics of Obesity (Policy)

J.M. Alston, J.P. MacEwan, A.M. Okrent. Annual Review of Resource Economics 8 (1).

The Dual of the Maximum Likelihood Method

Q. Paris. Open Journal of Statistics, 6 (2016): 186-193.

An 'Algorithmic Links with Probabilities' Concordance for Trademarks with an Application Towards Bilateral IP Flows

N. Zolas, T.J. Lybbert, and P. Bhattacharyya. The World Economy (2016) doi: 10.1111/twec.12382.

About Us

We consistently rank at the top of the agricultural and applied economics profession and are part of the best university in the world for agriculture and forestry. The depth, breadth and rigor of our teaching, research and outreach enable us to make major contributions to society in the areas of agriculture, environment and natural resources, and international development. We offer a popular Managerial Economics undergraduate major and top-rated Ph.D. and Masters programs.

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Robert Mondavi Institute Center for Wine Economics

The RMI Center for Wine Economics undertakes and facilitates research and education about the economics of the production and consumption of wine grapes and wine in California and around the world. Current projects include collaborations with colleagues in Australia, France (Bordeaux), and Italy (Chianti Classico).

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2116 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Main Office: 530-752-1515

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