Why come to A.R.E. for your Ph.D.?

Outstanding Training

  • Our graduate program produces outstanding researchers in economics and policy, specializing in problems of agriculture, agribusiness, applied econometrics, biotech/intellectual properties, energy, environment and resources, international development, and international trade.
  • Our faculty regularly jointly author journal articles with graduate students.
  • We have the best placement record of any agricultural and resource economics department in the world.

A letter to prospective graduate students from the chair of our department, Brian Wright.