UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Upcoming Seminars

Travis McArthur, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Direct Measurement of Efficiency Gains from Land Titling: PROCEDE's Effect upon the Productivity of Mexican Agriculture

September 26, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM


Ana María Ibáñez, Universidad de los Andes

Migration and violence: how legacies of war shape migration decisions

October 20, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM


Matin Qaim, Georg-August University, Goettingen

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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

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.


The Economics of Obesity (Policy)

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


Where and How Index Insurance Can Boost the Adoption of Improved Agricultural Technologies

M.R. Carter, L. Cheng, and A. Sarris. Journal of Development Economics, 118, (2016): 59–71.


The Potential Impact of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Restrictions on Expenditures: A Systematic Review

J. Cuffey, T.K.M. Beatty, L. Harnack. Public Health Nutrition, (2015)1-16.

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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BASIS

The BASIS Assets and Market Access Collaborative Research Support Program (AMA CRSP) is a virtual institute comprised of researchers from around the globe that operates in support of USAID's Bureau of Economic Growth, Agriculture and Trade. The AMA CRSP aims to improve the agricultural competitiveness and quality of life of the rural poor in the developing world through policy-relevant research that is dedicated to improving access to resources and enhancing the operation of markets.

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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