Meredith Fowlie's research is featured in the September 21st, 2021 edition of Black Voice News (BVN), a "solutions-oriented, data-supported, justice seeking [publication] from Southern California’s Inland Empire." Read the article here.
ARE alumnus '19, Brown University Assistant Professor Matt Pecenco and co-authors have had their research published in the American Economic Review, Vol. 111, Issue 9. "Every year, millions of Americans experience the incarceration of a family member. Using 30 years of administrative data from Ohio and exploiting differing incarceration propensities of randomly assigned judges, this paper provides the first quasi-experimental estimates of the effects of parental and sibling incarceration in the United States."
Cooperative Extension (CE) Specialist Emeritus Luther T. (Tim) Wallace [Aug. 16, 1928 – May 14, 2021] was recruited by ARE in 1963 and became a CE Specialist Emeritus in October 1996. He spent 58 years total in Berkeley. Read more about Tim's illustrious life here.
Cal Fall semester has begun and instruction commenced Wednesday, August 25th. On Monday, August 23rd, ARE held its annual Orientation Day for its incoming cohort and an image of these new ARE graduate students was captured on the west portico steps of Giannini Hall.
ARE extends a warm welcome to Sheah, Ian, Kaleb, Michelle, Paula, Nicholas, Zachari, Suvy, Danial, Elena, and Takanao.
ARE alumna '17 and University of Chicago Harris Public Policy Assistant Professor Fiona Burlig is featured on the new Energy Policy Insitute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) podcast miniseries The Roadmap. Fiona discusses the line of research and ways policymakers could improve energy efficiency programs.
ARE alumni Tamma Carleton '18 and Jon Proctor '19 are part of a team based at UC Berkeley that have devised a machine learning system to tap the problem-solving potential of satellite imaging, using low-cost, easy-to-use technology that could bring access and analytical power to researchers and governments worldwide.
SFGATE will be publishing guest columnists this Summer on each side of the debate surrounding the Oakland A's proposed Howard Terminal Project and ARE graduate student, and Oakland Coliseum hot dog vendor Hal Gordon, is the first guest columnist. "Let's Go Oakland."
The Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group (FERG) measures the global and regional burden of foodborne diseases and reports estimates of incidences, mortality, and disease burden caused by foodborne hazards. The outcomes collected can contribute to improvements in food safety throughout the food chain by incorporating these estimates into policy development at national and international levels.