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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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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Professor Emeritus Martin Quoted in LA Times about Limited Effects New D'Arrigo Bros. and United Farm Workers Contract May Have on Other Produce Companies
Philip Martin—ARE professor emeritus, editor of Migration News and Rural Migration News, and chair of the UC Comparative Immigration & Integration Program—is quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about ...
Research by Professor Lybbert and Ph.D. Candidate Paul Demonstrates Benefits of Drought-Tolerant Seeds Backed by Innovative Insurance for Farmers in Tanzania
A pilot project including research by ARE Professor Travis Lybbert and ARE Ph.D. Candidate Laura Paul has found early success in Tanzania. The project pairs drought-tolerant hybrid maize with index ...
Professor Lybbert's Research Cited in NY Times as Part of Growing Evidence that Hope Can Be Used as Anti-Poverty Strategy
"Think Positive, Climb Out of Poverty? It Just Might Work," is the title of a New York Times Economic View column written by Seema Jayachandran, an economics professor at Northwestern ...
Georgi Gabrielyan joined the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Dairy Division as an agricultural economist in February 2017. He is expected to earn his UC Davis ...
Every year, the UC Davis Institute for Social Science in partnership with the Center for Regional Change awards several research and travel grants to social science graduate students in the ...
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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.
P.W. McLaughlin, T.L. Saitone, and R.J. Sexton. American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2018).
J.M. Alston and P.G. Pardey. In G.H. Peters and P. Pingali (Eds.), Tomorrow's Agriculture: Incentives, Institutions, Infrastructure and Innovations (2018) Routledge: 223-242.
T.J. Lybbert, N. Magnan and W.D. Gubler. American Journal of Agricultural Economics (2016) 98 (2): 383-405.
K. Jessoe, D.T. Manning, and J.E. Taylor. The Economic Journal (2018) 128 (608): 230-261.
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