UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Upcoming Seminars

Steve Miller, University of Minnesota

Tree-based Estimation of Heterogeneous Dynamic Policy Effects

October 17, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Jisang Yu, Kansas State University

Effects of Crop Insurance on Farm Disinvestment and Exit Decisions

October 18, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Mo Alloush, University of California, Davis

Practice Job Talk: Income, Psychological Well-being, and the Dynamics of Poverty

October 23, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Ignacia Mercadal, Columbia University

Dynamic competition and arbitrage: The role of financial players

October 24, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Jarrett Hart, University of California, Davis

Scraping the Bottom of the Beer Barrel: Consumer Preferences for Localness and Responses to Brewery Acquisitions

October 25, 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.

Continuing in celebration of the Ph.D. program's 50th anniversary, The UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics PhD Program: The First 50 Years by Alex F. McCalla, Julian M. Alston, and K. Aleks Schaefer is available to read.


Recent Publications

Economic Life in Refugee Camps

M. Alloush, J.E. Taylor, A. Gupta, R.I. Rojas Valdes, and E. Gonzalez-Estrada. World Development (2017) 95: 334-347.

Predictors and pathways of language and motor development in four prospective cohorts of young children in Ghana, Malawi, and Burkina Faso

E.L. Prado, S. Abbeddou, S Adu-Afarwuah, M. Arimond, P. Ashorn, U. Ashorn, J. Bendabenda, K. Brown, S. Hess, E. Kortekangas, A. Lartey, K. Maleta, B. Oaks, E. Ocansey, H. Okronipa, J. Bosco Ouédraogo, A. Pulakka, J.W. Somé, C.P. Stewart, R.C. Stewart, S.A. Vosti, et al. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry (2017).

Slow treatment promotes control of harmful species by multiple agents

A. Lampert, A. Hastings, J.N. Sanchirico. Conservation Letters (2018) May.

Consumer Sorting and Hedonic Valuation of Wine Attributes: Exploiting Data from a Field Experiment

C.R. Gustafson, T.J. Lybbert, D.A. Sumner. Agricultural Economics (2016) 47 (1): 91-103.

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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2116 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Main Office: 530-752-1515
DeLoach Conference Room: 530-752-2916
Main Conference Room: 530-754-1850

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