UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Upcoming Seminars

Patrizio Piraino, University of Cape Town

Is Inequality Inevitable? A Survey Experiment on Demand for Redistribution in South Africa

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

Catherine Guirkinger, University of Namur

Activation of Food Markets and Food Security: Impact of Cereal Banks in Northern Burkina Faso

March 8, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Marcel Fafchamps, Stanford University


April 11, 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

Intensive and Extensive Margin Adjustments to Water Scarcity in France's Cereal Belt

N. Graveline and P. Mérel. European Review of Agricultural Economics, jbt039.

Supplementation of Maternal Diets during Pregnancy and for 6 Months Postpartum and Infant Diets Thereafter with Small-Quantity Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements Does Not Promote Child Growth by 18 Months of Age in Rural Malawi: A Randomized Controlled Trial

P. Ashorn, L. Alho, U. Ashorn, Y.B. Cheung, K.G. Dewey, A. Gondwe, U. Harjunmaa, A. Lartey, N.I. Phiri, T.E. Phiri, S.A. Vosti, M. Zeilani, K. Maleta. The Journal of Nutrition (2015): jn207225.

Behavioral Economic Insights on Index Insurance Design

M. Carter, G. Elabed, and E. Serfilippi. Agricultural Finance Review 75, 1 (2015): 8-18.

Small-quantity Lipid-based Nutrient Supplements, Regardless of their Zinc Content, Increase Growth and Reduce the Prevalence of Stunting and Wasting in Young Burkinabe Children: A Cluster-randomized Trial

S.Y. Hess, S. Abbeddou, E.Y. Jimenez, J.W. Somé, S.A. Vosti, Z.P. Ouédraogo, R.M. Guissou, J-B Ouédraogo, K.H. Brown. PloS one 10, 3 (2015) e0122242.

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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