UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

News

Ph.D. Student Jarrett Hart's Dissertation Research about Market Premium for 'Local' Craft Beer Highlighted in The Conversation

Feb. 20, 2019

"Drinkers prefer Big Beer keeps it hands off their local craft brews," by Jarrett Hart, Ph.D. student in the UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE), was published ...

Continue reading "Ph.D. Student Jarrett Hart's Dissertation Research about Market Premium for 'Local' Craft Beer Highlighted in The Conversation"

Western Farm Press Highlights New Cost and Return Study for Walnuts in Sacramento Valley

Feb. 20, 2019

In the article "Economists says still plenty of room for growth in walnut industry," the Western Farm Press reports that nut production in the western states is remaining popular among ...

Continue reading "Western Farm Press Highlights New Cost and Return Study for Walnuts in Sacramento Valley"

Jim Sanchirico and Four UCD ARE Alumni Document Spillovers from Fishery Management in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)

Feb. 19, 2019

Catch shares are a management tool used worldwide and are typically implemented on a single-fishery basis. Using network analysis and data from the Alaska region, the paper offers empirical evidence ...

Continue reading "Jim Sanchirico and Four UCD ARE Alumni Document Spillovers from Fishery Management in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)"

Bruno Awarded Best Dissertation and Wang Awarded Best Thesis of ARE Department in 2018

Feb. 6, 2019

Ellen Bruno completed the best Ph.D. dissertation and Xun Wang completed the best M.S. thesis of all department graduate students in 2018, as selected by a faculty committee. Each year, ...

Continue reading "Bruno Awarded Best Dissertation and Wang Awarded Best Thesis of ARE Department in 2018"

Professor Sumner Quoted in USA Today about Possible Effects of Farm Labor Changes in California

Jan. 29, 2019

Distinguished Professor Daniel Sumner is quoted in a USA Today article, "Could California produce soon cost you more? Farms face labor shortages, immigration woes." In the article, Dr. Sumner discusses ...

Continue reading "Professor Sumner Quoted in USA Today about Possible Effects of Farm Labor Changes in California"

Report Details Positive Impacts of AMA Innovation Lab's Six Years of Research into Global Development

Jan. 24, 2019

The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Assets and Market Access (AMA), directed by ARE Professor Michael Carter, is funded by USAID to support the U.S. government's "Feed the Future" ...

Continue reading "Report Details Positive Impacts of AMA Innovation Lab's Six Years of Research into Global Development"

Maxime Depalle: Economist at Veolia

Jan. 17, 2019

Maxime Depalle earned his UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) Ph.D. in September 2018. He is now an economist for the research and development department of the ...

Continue reading "Maxime Depalle: Economist at Veolia"

Lee and Sumner Article: Economics of New CA Regulations on Manure-Sourced Methane Emissions from Livestock Operations

Jan. 16, 2019

Hyunok Lee, ARE agricultural economist, and Daniel A. Sumner, ARE Frank Buck, Jr., distinguished professor and UC Agricultural Issues Center director, wrote "Dependence on policy revenue poses risk for investments ...

Continue reading "Lee and Sumner Article: Economics of New CA Regulations on Manure-Sourced Methane Emissions from Livestock Operations"

Professor Taylor Quoted in Fortune Magazine Article 'The Real Cost of Cheap Groceries'

Jan. 15, 2019

UC Davis Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics Professor and Vice Chair J. Edward Taylor is quoted in Fortune magazine's article, "The Real Cost of Cheap Groceries." The article focuses ...

Continue reading "Professor Taylor Quoted in Fortune Magazine Article 'The Real Cost of Cheap Groceries'"

Philip Martin Quoted about How Changes in Overtime Rules May Affect California Farmworkers

Jan. 15, 2019

ARE Emeritus Professor Philip Martin discusses with Capital Public Radio how changes in overtime rules may affect California farmworkers. The changes were passed into law in 2016. The first phase ...

Continue reading "Philip Martin Quoted about How Changes in Overtime Rules May Affect California Farmworkers"

 

More News

Contact Us

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

Student Advising Services: 530-754-9536