UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

UC Davis Tops World Rankings in Agricultural Economics and Policy

April 6, 2017

UC Davis is number one in the world for agricultural economics and policy, according to the Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) by Subject 2017.

This annual ranking is based on the number of research articles published in top-tier academic journals, factoring in journal citations over the past 10 years. The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics has 27 faculty members and three Cooperative Extension specialists contributing research articles.

The CWUR report ranks top global universities in 227 subjects covering all academic disciplines in the sciences and social sciences. UC Davis is ranked among the "top 10" in 18 subjects. Overall, UC Davis has the most top-10 placements of any global institution.

Agricultural and Resource EconomicsStairs lead to the Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE) Department at the University of California, Davis

Pictures taken by ARE faculty illustrate topics of their research articles. UC Davis leads the world for research articles published and cited on the subject of agricultural economics and policy.

  • Lesotho
  • Lettuce Harvest


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