UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Rachid Laajaj, Universidad de los Andes

Opportunities for Social Mobility Promote Effort: Evidence from a Nationwide Scholarship Program in Colombia

April 24, 4:10 PM - 5:30 PM

Khaled Kheiravar, University of California, Davis

A Structural Econometric Model of the Dynamic Game Between Petroleum Producers in the World Petroleum Market

April 28, 12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

Ian Coxhead, University of Wisconsin, Madison

"Jobless Growth" and Individual Earnings in a Developing Economy: Indonesia

May 1, 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.

Recent Publications

Forecasting Conditional Probabilities of Binary Outcomes under Misspecification

G. Elliot, D. Ghanem, and F. Kruger. Review of Economics and Statistics doi: 10.1162/REST_a_00564.

Lipid-Based Nutrient Supplements Plus Malaria and Diarrhea Treatment Increase Infant Development Scores in a Cluster-Randomized Trial in Burkina Faso

E.L. Prado, S. Abbeddou, E. Yakes Jimenez, J.W. Somé, Z.P. Ouédraogo, S.A. Vosti, K.G. Dewey, K.H. Brown, S.Y. Hess, J-B. Ouédraogo. The Journal of Nutrition, 146(4) (2016): 814-822.

GM Labeling Regulation by Plebiscite: Analysis of Voting on Proposition 37 in California

J. Bovay, J.M. Alston. Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 41 (2), 161-188.

Driving in Force: The Influence of Workplace Peers on Commuting Decisions on US Military Bases

G.M. Morrison, C.Y.C. Lin Lawell. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 125 (2016): 22-40.

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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The BASIS Assets and Market Access Collaborative Research Support Program (AMA CRSP) is a virtual institute comprised of researchers from around the globe that operates in support of USAID's Bureau of Economic Growth, Agriculture and Trade. The AMA CRSP aims to improve the agricultural competitiveness and quality of life of the rural poor in the developing world through policy-relevant research that is dedicated to improving access to resources and enhancing the operation of markets.

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