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Julian Alston: 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, Quality of Research Discovery Award

March 19, 2012

Julian Alston, ARE professor, and co-authors Matthew Andersen (University of Wyoming), Jennifer James (California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo), and Philip Pardey (University of Minnesota), received the Quality of ...

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Julian Alston: 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, Quality of Communication Award, Honorable Mention

March 19, 2012

Julian Alston, ARE professor, and co-editors, Bruce Babcock (Iowa State University), and Philip Pardey (University of Minnesota), received the Quality of Communication Award, Honorable Mention, for their book, "The Shifting ...

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Quirino Paris: 2011 Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Fellow

March 19, 2012

Quirino Paris, professor, is among the very rare economists who embrace econometric and mathematical programming approaches to conduct applied research. He was among the first researchers to recognize and take ...

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2012 Pacific Development Conference

Feb. 3, 2012

The Pacific Development (PacDev) Conference is convened annually by a growing network of development economists on the West Coast. PacDev, which brings together graduate students, faculty and practitioners from institutions ...

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Nathan Hendricks: Outstanding Dissertation Award

Feb. 3, 2012

Nathan Hendricks, Ph.D. 2011, is the winner of the 2012 Gordon A. King Outstanding Dissertation Award. Nathan's dissertation is entitled "The Dynamics and Spatial Heterogeneity of Crop Acreage ...

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Michael Carter: Satellite-based Livestock Insurance for Kenya

Dec. 5, 2011

Professor Michael Carter and other members of the I4 Index Insurance Innovation Initiative based at UC Davis devised an innovative insurance program in Kenya that aims to prevent livestock farmers ...

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Roberta Cook: Fresh Produce Industry Award

Oct. 26, 2011

Roberta Cook, cooperative extension marketing economist, received a fresh produce industry award, The Packer 25. This award recognizes her as being among the top 25 industry leaders for 2011.

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Argan Oil Production in Morocco

Oct. 20, 2011

Travis Lybbert, associate professor, led a research team to examine the economic and social benefits of argan oil production in Morocco. The booming demand for Morocco's argan oil, now ...

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Travis Lybbert: Quality of Research Discovery Award

Oct. 20, 2011

Travis Lybbert, associate professor, received the Quality of Research Discovery award from the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE). Lybbert and co-author David Just received the award for their 2009 ...

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Congratulations M.S. class of 2011

June 17, 2011

Congratulations M.S. class of 2011! Pictured are, from left to right, Anna Miyagi, Xian Ming Li, Brendan Cox, Chris Johnson, Duran Fiack, Nathan Clough at the Commencement ceremony.

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