UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

J. Edward Taylor

Professor and Vice Chair

Agricultural and Resource Economics
2107 Social Sciences and Humanities
University of California, Davis

Fields of Interest

Economic Development, Population and Resources, Labor Economics, Economywide Modeling and Applied Microeconomics

Recent Courses

ARE 106: Econometric Theory and Applications
ARE 150: Agricultural Labor
ARE 202B: Applied Microeconomics I: Consumer and Producer Behavior
ARE 215A: Microdevelopment Theory and Methods I


Ph.D., Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1984
University of California, Berkeley

M.S., Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1982
University of California, Berkeley

B.S., Economics, 1979
University of California, Riverside

Check out Ed's new book (with former student Mateusz Filipski) coming out in 2014!: Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Ed explaining local economy-wide impact evaluation of social cash transfer programs in Africa

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Click here for ARE 150 Materials

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

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