ARE Professor Max Auffhammer authored this blog post on energy services, and whether future energy distribution is better done via a large behemoth distribution utility or a large number of small local providers like the community choice aggregators.
ARE/ESPM Professor J. Keith Gilless in San Francisco Chronicle article regarding California's wildfires.
Environmental and natural resource economist Joseph Shapiro will join the ARE faculty beginning in the summer of 2018. Joe completed his Ph.D. at MIT in 2013 and has quickly established himself as an intellectual leader in the field of environmental and resource economics. For the past five years, he has been an assistant professor in the Department of Economics at Yale University.
In this blog post, ARE Associate Professor Meredith Fowlie discusses a recently published paper where economists provide the first evidence that short-term exposure to air pollution affects the work performance and cognitive ability of professional baseball umpires.
Ellen has expertise in agricultural economics, resource economics and policy analysis. Please join us in welcoming Ellen to ARE.
There is a massive wave of technology that is sweeping over the food and farming landscape of the world–a virtual tsunami.
Dan Hammer, ARE PhD '18, featured in San Jose Mercury News report
ARE Professor David Zilberman has authored a blog post relating to the Agrifood Supply Chain Conference cohosted by CNR"s International and Executive Programs and Solaridad.
ARE Professor David Zilberman featured in article in Grist Magazine.
ARE Professor Max Auffhammer has authored an Energy Insitute at Haas blog post on free trade and tariffs as they relate to energy resources.
The Wine Country fires of 2017 have put immense pressure on state and local officials to prepare for this Summer and Fall.
ARE is saddened to announce that Cooperative Extension Specialist Emeritus George Goldman passed away June 11th, 2018.
California Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. announced yesterday that he has appointed Meredith Fowlie to the Independent Emissions Market Advisory Committee, which serves the California Environmental Protection Agency.
ARE Professor Max Auffhammer's and ARE Alumnus Wolfram Schlenker's comments are included in a Los Angeles Times article regarding a new Stanford study proposing that more than $20 trillion could be saved worldwide if global warming were kept a half-degree below the Paris climate agreement's 2 degree Celsius target.
Earlier this year, California raked in $2.7 trillion gross state product, overtaking the UK as the world's fifth largest economy -- only Germany, Japan, China and the US itself produce more annually.
ARE Associate Professor Meredith Fowlie authored this blog post for the Energy Institute at Haas on California's greenhouse gas (GHG) emission consumption.
A new study co-authored by ARE Assistant Professor James Sallee seeks to explore whether such size-based regulations were actually effective.
ARE proudly celebrated its 2018 graduates and their families on Saturday, May 12th during an intimate and sunny pre-commencement reception at the home of Professor Elisabeth Sadoulet.
Professor Berck has had life changing effect on a number of undergraduates during his 41 years of teaching, and his efforts have gone well beyond merely teaching undergraduate courses.
The Berkeley Faculty Service Award (BFSA) honors a member of the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate for their outstanding and dedicated service to the campus.