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April 9, 2015
Matthew MacLachlan has accepted an offer as a Research Agricultural Economist in the Economic Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. His research employs Bayesian learning processes, dynamic ...
April 6, 2015
Patrick McLaughlin has accepted a position as Research Agricultural Economist with the Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, in summer 2015. His dissertation, interfacing industrial organization and consumer ...
March 13, 2015
Kassahun Melesse has accepted an assistant professor position in the Department of Applied Economics at Oregon State University. Kassahun’s research employs economic theory, advanced statistical and numerical methods to ...
March 4, 2015
Emilia Tjernström has accepted a position as assistant professor in the Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs at University of Wisconsin, Madison. Emilia's research employs econometrics, field ...
Aug. 25, 2015
John Bovay, ARE PhD '14, will be honored with the Richardson-Applebaum Award for Best Ph.D. Dissertation at the FDRS annual conference in Philadelphia, PA, on October 9th-13th, 2015. John ...
Aug. 25, 2015
UC Davis ARE faculty and graduate students earned several prestigious awards at the AAEA annual meeting held in San Francisco in July 2015.
Anil Bhargava, PhD '14: Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation ...
Aug. 21, 2015
ARE alumna, Ghada Elabed, Ph.D. 2014, is the recipient of the Carl K. Eicher Award from the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) for the best doctoral dissertation on ...
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.
Ghanem, D. and J. Zhang. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management 68(2) (2014): 203-225.
Nathan P. Hendricks, Aaron Smith, and Daniel A. Sumner. Amer. J. Agr. Econ. 96(5)(2014): 1469-1491.
Mérel, P., A. Smith, J. Williams, and E. Wimberger. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management (2014).
Daniel A. Sumner. Journal of Economic Perspectives, 28(1) 2014: 147-166.
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