UC Davis Agricultural and Resource Economics

Selected Publications

Contracting, Industrial Organization

Spalding, Ashley, Rachael E. Goodhue, Kristin Kiesel, and Richard J. Sexton. 2023. “Economic Damages of Food-safety Incidents in Complex Markets: 2018 E. coli Outbreak and Romaine Lettuce.” California Agriculture. 77(1):22-29 January-March. https://doi.org/10.3733/ca.2023a0002

Susan P. Harrison, Robin Schoen, Delane Atcitty, Rob Fiegener, Rachael Goodhue, Kayri Havens, Carol C. House, Richard C. Johnson, Elizabeth Leger, Virginia Lesser, Jean Opsomer, Nancy Shaw, Douglas E. Soltis, Scott M. Swinton, Edward Toth, and Stanford A. Young. 2023. An Assessment of Native Seed Needs and the Capacity for their Supply.  National Academies Press. https://nap.nationalacademies.org/catalog/26618/an-assessment-of-native-seed-needs-and-the-capacity-for-their-supply

Spalding, Ashley, Rachael E. Goodhue, Kristin Kiesel, and Richard J. Sexton. 2022. “Economic Impacts of Food Safety Incidents in a Modern Supply Chain: E. coli in the Romaine Lettuce Industry.” American Journal of Agricultural Economics DOI: 10.1111/ajae.12341.

Goodhue, Rachael E., Joji Muramoto, Daniel A Sumner and Hanlin Wei. “California’s organic agriculture: diverse and growing.” ARE Update 25(2) November/December 2021. https://s.giannini.ucop.edu/uploads/pub/2021/12/20/v25n2_3_CcgeUV3.pdf

Goodrich, Brittney K. and Rachael E. Goodhue. 2020. “Are All Colonies Created Equal? The Role of Honey Bee Colony Strength in Almond Pollination Contracts.” Ecological Economics. 177:106744. November.

Plakias, Zoe, Rachael E. Goodhue and Jeffrey Williams. 2020 “Terminated Marketing Order Provided Resources to California Peach and Nectarine Growers.” California Agriculture. 74(3):155-162. July-September.  http://calag.ucanr.edu/Archive/?article=ca.2020a0023.

Wei, Hanlin, Rachael Goodhue, Joji Muramoto, Daniel Sumner. Statistical Review of California’s Organic Agriculture: 2013 – 2016. University of California Agricultural Issues Center. 2020. https://aic.ucdavis.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CA-Organic-Ag-13-16.pdf

Goodhue, Rachael E. and Harry M. Kaiser. “Modifying Marketing Orders to Face New Challenges.” ARE Update 24(1) September/October 2020. https://s.giannini.ucop.edu/uploads/giannini_public/b2/32/b23250fd-0292-45d6-b2d3-e73ef7c40864/v24n1_1.pdf

Pesticide Use and Agri- Grafton environmental Policy

Mace, Kevi, Jessica Rudder, Rachael Goodhue, Tor Tolhurst, Daniel Tregeagle, Hanlin Wei, Beth -Cardwell,Ian Grettenberger, Houston Wilson, Robert Van Steenwyk, Frank Zalom, and John Steggall. 2022. “Balancing Bees and Pest Management: Projected Costs of Proposed Bee-protective Neonicotinoid Regulation in California.” Journal of Economic Entomology 115 (1): 10-25. https://doi.org/10.1093/jee/toab231

Goodhue, Rachael E., Karen Klonsky, Christopher DeMars, Steve Blecker, John Steggall, Minghua Zhang and Robert Van Steenwyk. 2020. “Financial Effect of Limiting Pesticide Use near Schools Depends on Soils and Weather.” California Agriculture.  74(1):23-29. January-March. http://calag.ucanr.edu/archive/?type=pdf&article=ca.2020a0001.

Wei, Hanlin, Rachael Goodhue, Kevi Mace, Jessica Rudder, Tor Tolhurst, Daniel Tregeagle, Beth Grafton-Cardwell, Ian Grettenberger, Houston Wilson, Robert Van Steenwyk, and John Steggall. “Estimated Cost of the Withdrawal of the Insecticide Chlorpyrifos for Six Major California Crops.” ARE Update 23(4) March/April 2020. https://s.giannini.ucop.edu/uploads/giannini_public/ca/3b/ca3bfc73-efa2-46a9-a48b-a57b4ce28f34/v23n4_4.pdf

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