The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics is seeking applicants that focus on environmental economics. Appropriate areas of focus include, but are not limited to: environmental regulation, non-market valuation, environmental ...
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This is a tenure-track/tenured assistant or associate professor position. We seek outstanding candidates with promising research programs in marine resource economics. This is an academic year (9-month), assistant or associate ...
Open Position: Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist – Economics of Sustainable Agricultural Management
This is a 100% Cooperative Extension (CE) appointment, an academic position in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an externally funded, ...
UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) Distinguished Professor Colin Carter and ARE Professor and Vice Chair Aaron Smith were awarded the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) ...
An article in The Economist cites a study, Economic Impact of Refugees, co-written by ARE researchers. The study found that each new refugee household in Uganda boosts total local income, ...
Huang Chen: Assistant Professor at School of Economics and Chow Center for Economic Research at Xiamen University
After obtaining a Ph.D. from the UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE), Huang Chen will join the School of Economics and Chow Center for Economic Research at ...
Professor Jessoe Discusses Research about What Motivates People to Conserve Water with Public Policy Institute of California
Katrina Jessoe, associate professor with the UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE), was recently interviewed by the Public Policy Institute of California about her research into ...
Associate Professor Jessoe's Research Highlighted as One Way Philanthropy Benefits UC Davis Students
Associate Professor Katrina Jessoe’s work on energy and water conservation has a direct impact on many communities across California. Jessoe, who teaches agricultural and resource economics, is one of the ...
Master’s Program Capstone Project Turns Theory to Empirics for Benefit of Wonderful Company, Students
Instead of the standard replication of a research paper, some of this year’s Agricultural and Resource Economics master’s program students took it a few steps further by broadening one. The ...
During his last year of the Agricultural and Resource Economics Ph.D. program, Tianxia Zhou joined Uber Technologies, Inc., as a data scientist. In this role, Tianxia develops tools and methodologies ...
Tree-based Estimation of Heterogeneous Dynamic Policy Effects
October 17, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Effects of Crop Insurance on Farm Disinvestment and Exit Decisions
October 18, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM
Practice Job Talk: Income, Psychological Well-being, and the Dynamics of Poverty
October 23, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM
Dynamic competition and arbitrage: The role of financial players
October 24, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Scraping the Bottom of the Beer Barrel: Consumer Preferences for Localness and Responses to Brewery Acquisitions
October 25, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM
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.
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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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