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Dec. 18, 2014
Despite recent rains, California’s drought continues. There are serious concerns about the ongoing lack of water in the state, which constitutes the world's eighth largest economy. A recent ...
Nov. 3, 2014
Tim Beatty recently joined the ARE faculty as an associate professor. Professor Beatty was a faculty member in Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota prior to joining the Davis ...
Oct. 29, 2014
A celebration to honor the 50th anniversary of the UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics PhD Program will be held in Davis, CA on March 20-21, 2015. This event will ...
Oct. 21, 2014
We seek a new faculty member to join our department as a Lecturer with Potential for Security of Employment (LPSOE). This title is comparable to tenure track assistant professor, except ...
Oct. 1, 2014
We seek an economist to join our department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) as an assistant professor. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue a research program in ...
The dynamics of educational attainment for orphaned children in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Malawi
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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.
Jessoe, K. and D. Rapson. 2014. American Economic Review.
Ghanem, D. and J. Zhang. 2014. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management.
Managing Quantity, Quality, and Timing in Indian Cane Sugar Production: Ex Post Marketing Permits or Ex Ante Production Contracts?
Patlolla, S., R.E. Goodhue, and R.J. Sexton. 2014. The World Bank Economic Review.
Alston, J.M. and P.G. Pardey. 2014. The Journal of Economic Perspectives.
Keswell, M. and M.R. Carter. 2014. Journal of Development Economics.
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