College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Agricultural & Resource Economics

News

Annapolis, MD -- Following the sold-out inaugural event, the University of Maryland’s Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) will host its second Ag and Environmental Law Conference, Friday,...
Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference
The Agricultural and Resource Economics Department and the Agricultural Law Education Initiative are joining together for the Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference, where Maryland Secretary of...
Jen Z. He, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Maryland, was awarded the Dennis O’Brien USAEE Best Student Paper Award at the 34th USAEE/...
Dale Johnson
The annual College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Open House was on Saturday Oct. 8th at the Central Maryland Research and Education Center, in Clarksville, Maryland. AREC graduate students...
Dr. Neslihan Uler is one of the newest assistant professors of the College of Agricultural and Natural Resources Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics. Uler previously taught as a...
AREC faculty member Anna Alberini and her co-author Markus Bareit (ETH Zürich) were recently featured in “The Economist.” The article, “Not Easy Being Green” discusses efforts by European nations to...
Jorge Holzer
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced a new fisheries allocation policy for regional fishery management councils to use when allocating fish harvest among recreational...
Congratulations to AREC graduate students Aaron Adalja and Uttara Balakrishnan for winning awards given by the University of Maryland Graduate School. Aaron received the Outstanding Graduate...
AREC professor Erik Lichtenberg and co-authors John Majsztrik (PSLA Ph.D. 2011) and Monica Saavoss (AREC Ph.D. 2016) have been awarded the Water Resources Research Editor’s Choice Award for their...
AREC alumnus Nathaniel Higgins (Ph.D. 2010) is a fellow with the U.S. Social and Behavioral Sciences Team . He also is an economist at the Economic Research Service, USDA, and adjunct professor in...
Global Good – a joint effort with Bill Gates and Intellectual Ventures – invited a team from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) to discuss potential collaboration on primary health care in...
According to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, ‘without effective agriculture, there’s no stability - political, social, and economic - it is the most important issue in governance.’ These statements...
2016 PhD graduates in the agricultural & resource economics department
We would like to congratulate our 2016 graduates. This semester marks another round of hard-working and talented students in the department of agricultural & resource economics. Thank you...
According to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, ‘without effective agriculture, there’s no stability - political, social, and economic - it is the most important issue in governance.’ These statements...
Dave Newburn
The Chesapeake Bay is one of the greatest natural assets in our region. Despite extensive restoration efforts during the past 30 years, insufficient progress and poor water quality in the Chesapeake...
Ashley Ellixon and Paul Goeringer
Specialists in the field of agricultural law and water from the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources will play key roles in a...
Mary Zaki
Most people are creatures of habit when it comes to what they eat, so what really determines our food choices? Probably our eating habits, cost, and convenience. However, for families with limited...
Roberton Williams
Nature and economics have become interconnected. Due to the dynamics and complexity of this union, environmental economics has emerged as an important field of study, particularly for issues related...
Joe Maher and Jim Hanson
Congratulations to all of the AREC students who graduated in December 2015. One graduate student and several undergraduates received degrees. Joe Maher (pictured with Professor Jim Hanson) received a...
Erik Lichtenberg and Tihitina Andarge
The Department is happy to announce the recipients of the 2015 Graduate Student Awards. The Rhona Lantin Award, for best paper by a first-year student: Jun Zhang The Bessie H. DeVault Award, for best...

Pages

Subscribe to
Maintained by the IET Department of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. © 2017. Web Accessibility