Faculty

Julian Alston

Professor

Economics of Government Policy Affecting Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Economic Development

ARE 120: Agricultural Policy
ARE 204A: Microeconomic Analysis I (M.S.)
ARE 231: Supply and Demand for Agricultural Products (Ph.D.)
ARE 258: Demand and Market Analysis (M.S.)


Steve Boucher

2105 SSH
752-1527
boucher@primal.ucdavis.edu

Associate Professor

Microeconomics of Agricultural Development, Rural Credit Markets, Agrarian Contracts, Economics of Information and Uncertainty

ARE 115A: Economic Development
ARE 214: Development Economics (M.S.)
ARE 215A: Microdevelopment Theory and Methods I (Ph.D.)


Leslie (Bees) Butler

2111 SSH
752-3681
ljbutler@ucdavis.edu

Cooperative Extension Specialist and Lecturer

Dairy Production, Marketing and Policy, Agricultural and Natural Resource Policy, Biotechnology, Technological Change, Public Policy Issues

ARE 130: Agricultural Markets


Hoy Carman

Professor Emeritus

Agricultural Marketing, Managerial Economics, Economic Aspects of Taxation


Colin Carter

3108 SSH
752-6054
cacarter@ucdavis.edu

Professor; Director, Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics, University of California

Commodity markets, International trade

ARE 139: Futures and Options Markets
ARE 222: International Agricultural Trade and Policy (M.S.)
ARE 233: Agricultural Policy (Ph.D.)


Michael Carter

Professor

Development economics, poverty dynamics, rural credit and insurance markets, agricultural development and income distribution, land tenure and land reform

ARE 215B: Open Macroeconomics of Development (Ph.D.)


James Chalfant

2152 SSH
752-9028
jim@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor

Econometrics, Agricultural Marketing and Demand Analysis, Risk & Uncertainty, Agricultural Production and Supply, Environmental Economics

ARE 106: Econometric Theory and Applications
ARE 239: Econometric Foundations (Ph.D.)
ARE 240A: Econometric Methods (Ph.D.)
ARE 256A: Applied Econometrics I (M.S.)
ARE 256B: Applied Econometrics II (M.S.)


Roberta Cook

2136 SSH
752-1531
cook@primal.ucdavis.edu

UC Cooperative Extension Specialist and Lecturer

Food Distribution, Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Marketing, International Competition and Trade, Mexican Horticultural Industry, Food Safety


Y. Hossein Farzin

3109 SSH
752-7610
farzin@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor; External Research Associate, Oxford Centre for the Analysis of Resource Rich Economies, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, England

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Development Economics, Energy Economics, Microeconomic Theory

ARE 100A: Intermediate Microeconomics: Theory of Production and Consumption
ARE 175: Natural Resource Economics
ARE 176: Environmental Economics
ARE 215D: Environment and Economic Development (Ph.D.)
ARE 275: Economic Analysis of Resource and Environmental Policies (M.S.)


Dalia Ghanem

3107 SSH
564-5230
dghanem@ucdavis.edu

Assistant Professor

Econometrics, Panel Data Econometrics, Environmental Economics

ARE 240B: Econometric Methods (Ph.D.)


Rachael Goodhue

2146 SSH
754-7812
goodhue@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor

Agricultural marketing and organization, industrial organization, contracting, agricultural and agri-environmental regulation and policy, pesticide use and regulation, property rights

ARE 100B: Intermediate Microeconomics: Imperfect Competition, Markets and Welfare Economics
ARE 232: Agricultural Commodity Markets (Ph.D.)
ARE 293: Analysis of California Agriculture and Resources (M.S./Ph.D.)


Richard Green

3111 SSH
752-1534
green@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor

Econometrics, Demand Analysis, Advertising and Promotion

ARE 100A: Intermediate Microeconomics: Theory of Production and Consumption
ARE 106: Econometric Theory and Applications
ARE 239: Econometric Foundations (Ph.D.)
ARE 256A: Applied Econometrics I (M.S.)


Shermain Hardesty

3110 SSH
752-0467
shermain@primal.ucdavis.edu

Cooperative Extension Specialist and Lecturer; Leader, UC Small Farm Program

Cooperative Theory, Management and Finance, and Food Marketing Systems

ARE 132: Cooperative Business Enterprises


Arthur Havenner

Professor Emeritus

Time Series Analysis, Forecasting, Econometrics, Optimal Control


Richard Howitt

2120 SSH
752-1521
howitt@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor Emeritus

Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, Quantitative Methods, Econometrics, Operations Research


Lovell Jarvis

3122 SSH
752-0227
lsjarvis@ucdavis.edu

Professor; Special Assistant to the Dean, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Economic Development

ARE 15: Population, Environment and World Agriculture
ARE 214: Development Economics (M.S.)


Katrina Jessoe

Assistant Professor

Environmental and energy economics

ARE 146: Business, Government Regulation, and Society
ARE 276A: Environmental Economics: Externalities (Ph.D.)


Warren Johnston

2109 SSH
752-1535
wejohnston@ucdavis.edu

Professor Emeritus

Economic and Resource Structures of Agricultural Systems, Commercial Agriculture, Land and Water Resources Economics, Agricultural and Natural Resources Policy, Aquacultural Systems, Economic Reforms in Market Economies


Karen Klonsky

2150 SSH
752-3563
klonsky@primal.ucdavis.edu

Cooperative Extension Specialist

Farm Management and Production, Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Agriculture


Douglas Larson

3126 SSH
752-3586
dmlarson@ucdavis.edu

Professor

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Nonmarket Valuation, Risk and Uncertainty, Microeconomic Theory, Applied Welfare Economics, Commercial Fisheries Policy

ARE 100B: Intermediate Microeconomics: Imperfect Competition, Markets and Welfare Economics
ARE 202B: Applied Microeconomics I: Consumer and Producer Behavior (Ph.D.)
ARE 202C: 202C. Research Design for Applied Microeconomics (Ph.D.)
ARE 276A: Environmental Economics: Externalities (Ph.D.)


C.-Y. Cynthia Lin

Associate Professor

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Energy Economics, Industrial Organization, Applied Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics

ARE 175: Natural Resource Economics
ARE 254: Dynamic Optimization Techniques with Economic Applications (Ph.D.)
ARE 255: Applied Dynamic Structural Econometric Modeling (Ph.D.)


Travis J. Lybbert

Associate Professor

Economic Development, Poverty Dynamics, Risk & Uncertainty, Technology Transfer & Adoption, Intellectual Property, Environment & Biodiversity

ARE 115A: Economic Development
ARE 215C: Microdevelopment Theory and Methods II (Ph.D.)
ARE 258: Demand and Market Analysis (M.S.)


Philip Martin

2101 SSH
752-1530
martin@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor; Editor, Migration News and Rural Migration News; Chair, UC Comparative Immigration & Integration Program

Immigration, Farm Labor, Economic Development

ARE 100B: Intermediate Microeconomics: Imperfect Competition, Markets and Welfare Economics
ARE 150: Agricultural Labor
ARE 194HA: Special Study for Honors Students
ARE 194HB: Special Study for Honors Students


Alex McCalla

3121 SSH
752-1529
alex@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor Emeritus

Agricultural Policy, International Trade, Agriculture and Economic Development, World Food Policy

ARE 222: International Agricultural Trade and Policy (M.S.)


Pierre Mérel

2147 SSH
752-9897
merel@primal.ucdavis.edu

Associate Professor

Agricultural Policy, Industrial Organization, Trade Policy, Geographical Indicators, Food Quality

ARE 202B: Applied Microeconomics I: Consumer and Producer Behavior (Ph.D.)
ARE 204A: Microeconomic Analysis I (M.S.)


Kevin Novan

3120 SSH
360-319-7410
knovan@ucdavis.edu

Google Scholar

Assistant Professor

Energy/Environmental, Industrial Organization; Public, Applied Econometrics

ARE 176: Environmental Economics
ARE 202C: 202C. Research Design for Applied Microeconomics (Ph.D.)
ARE 275: Economic Analysis of Resource and Environmental Policies (M.S.)


Quirino Paris

Professor

Microeconomics, Mathematical Economics, Econometrics, Mathematical Programming

ARE 100A: Intermediate Microeconomics: Theory of Production and Consumption
ARE 106: Econometric Theory and Applications
ARE 155: Operations Research and Management Science
ARE 252: Applied Linear Programming (M.S.)


Richard Sexton

2148 SSH
752-4428
rich@primal.ucdavis.edu

Department Chair; Professor

Agricultural Marketing and Trade, Economics of Cooperatives, and Industrial Organization

ARE 100B: Intermediate Microeconomics: Imperfect Competition, Markets and Welfare Economics
ARE 204A: Microeconomic Analysis I (M.S.)
ARE 204B: Microeconomic Analysis II (M.S.)
ARE 232: Agricultural Commodity Markets (Ph.D.)


Aaron Smith

Professor

Econometrics; Commodity Markets; Finance; Energy

ARE 171B: Financial Management of the Firm
ARE 240B: Econometric Methods (Ph.D.)
ARE 240C: Time Series Econometrics (Ph.D.)


Stephen Sosnick

Emeritus Professor on Recall


Daniel Sumner

260 Hunt
752-1668
dasumner@ucdavis.edu

Frank H. Buck, Jr. Professor; Director, UC Agricultural Issues Center

National and International Agricultural Economics and Policy


J. Edward Taylor

Professor; Director, Rural Economics of the Americas and Pacific Rim (REAP); Co-Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics

Economic Development, Population and Resources, Labor Economics, Economywide Modeling and Applied Microeconomics

ARE 106: Econometric Theory and Applications
ARE 150: Agricultural Labor
ARE 202B: Applied Microeconomics I: Consumer and Producer Behavior (Ph.D.)
ARE 215A: Microdevelopment Theory and Methods I (Ph.D.)


Stephen Vosti

2135 SSH
752-8097
vosti@primal.ucdavis.edu

Associate Adjunct Professor

Tropical Deforestation, Economic Development, Poverty-Environment Links, Bioeconomic Models, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Economics of Early Childhood Undernutrition

ARE 275: Economic Analysis of Resource and Environmental Policies (M.S.)
IAD 201: The Economics of Small Farms and Farming Systems


James Wilen

3102 SSH
752-6093
wilen@primal.ucdavis.edu

Professor

Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Economics

ARE 147: Resource and Environmental Policy Analysis
ARE 202A: Introduction to Applied Research Methods (Ph.D.)
ARE 254: Dynamic Optimization Techniques with Economic Applications (Ph.D.)
ARE 277: Natural Resource Economics (Ph.D.)


Jeffrey Williams

2144 SSH
754-7625
williams@primal.ucdavis.edu

Daniel Barton DeLoach Endowed Chair; Professor

Commodity Markets, Financial Markets, Finance, Public Finance, Mathematical Programming, Econometrics, Economic History

ARE 233: Agricultural Policy (Ph.D.)
ARE 254: Dynamic Optimization Techniques with Economic Applications (Ph.D.)