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Dan Sumner Interview on EconTalk

Feb. 13, 2015

Daniel Sumner, Frank H. Buck Distinguished Professor and the Director of the Agricultural Issues Center, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about agricultural subsidies in the United States, the winners ...

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J. Edward Taylor Recognized as AAEA Fellow

Feb. 13, 2015

The Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) elected Professor Ed Taylor as Fellow for his "continuous contribution to the advancement of agricultural or applied economics." This award is AAEA’s ...

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Travis Lybbert and Tim Beatty Named New Editors of the AJAE

Feb. 13, 2015

The Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) selected ARE Associate Professors Travis Lybbert and Tim Beatty as co-editors of the American Journal of Agricultural Economics. The AJAE is the top ...

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ABC News Interview with Richard Howitt on the California Drought

Dec. 18, 2014

Despite recent rains, California’s drought continues. There are serious concerns about the ongoing lack of water in the state, which constitutes the world's eighth largest economy. A recent ...

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Tim Beatty Joins ARE Faculty

Nov. 3, 2014

Tim Beatty recently joined the ARE faculty as an associate professor. Professor Beatty was a faculty member in Applied Economics at the University of Minnesota prior to joining the Davis ...

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Faculty Joins UC Delegation to China

Sept. 24, 2014

ARE Faculty members Colin Carter, Pierre Mérel and Katrina Jessoe were part of a UC delegation, which also included Fred Ruiz, Vice-President of the UC Regents, Linda Katehi, Chancellor of ...

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Aaron Smith: AAEA Quality of Communication Award

Aug. 11, 2014

Professor Aaron Smith received the Quality of Communication Award from the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) at the annual meeting held on July 28 in Minneapolis. Along with Michael ...

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Alex McCalla: Honorary Doctorate of Science, University of Alberta

June 23, 2014

Alex F. McCalla, professor emeritus, is a University of Alberta Distinguished Alumnus and an internationally recognized authority on world food policy, trade, and economic development.

Throughout his academic career Alexander ...

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Dalia Ghanem Joins ARE Faculty

April 7, 2014

Dalia Ghanem has recently joined the ARE faculty, as an assistant professor. Her fields of interest are econometrics and environmental economics. Her work in econometrics is focused on improving existing ...

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Evaluating the Impacts of Agricultural Development Interventions

Dec. 20, 2012

The international development community has increasingly recognized the importance of reliable impact evaluation, but the evaluation of agricultural and small farm development projects presents particular challenges. In a special session ...

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