UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Upcoming Seminars


October 24, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Brittney Goodrich, University of California, Davis

Are All Colonies Created Equal? The Role of Honey Bee Colony Strength in Almond Pollination Contracts

October 27, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

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

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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

GM Labeling Regulation by Plebiscite: Analysis of Voting on Proposition 37 in California

J. Bovay, J.M. Alston. Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 41 (2), 161-188.

The Dual of the Maximum Likelihood Method

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

Driving in Force: The Influence of Workplace Peers on Commuting Decisions on US Military Bases

G.M. Morrison, C.Y.C. Lin Lawell. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 125 (2016): 22-40.

A Wicked Problem? Cost Containment in the Women, Infants and Children Program

T.L. Saitone, R.J. Sexton, and R.J. Volpe. Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy (2015): 1-25.

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).

Contact Us

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

Main Office: 530-752-1515

Student Advising Services: 530-754-9536