Executive Committee

Brian Wright, Director

Brian Wright

Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Berkeley Campus
510-642-9213

Fields of interest: Agricultural policy; economics of markets for storable commodities, research incentives, conservation of biodiversity, and intellectual property rights; dynamic analysis of patenting of research inputs; theory of commodity price behavior and speculation; crop insurance

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Julian Alston

Julian Alston

Distinguished Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Davis Campus
530-752-3283

Fields of interest: Economics of Agriculture, Agricultural Policy, and Food Policy

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Rachael Goodhue

Rachael Goodhue

Department Chair and Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Davis Campus
530-754-7812

Fields of interest: Agricultural marketing and organization, industrial organization, contracting, agricultural and agri-environmental regulation and policy, pesticide use and regulation, property rights

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Glenda Humiston

Glenda Humiston

Vice President, Agriculture & Natural Resources, University of California
510-987-0716

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Jeffrey Perloff

Jeffrey Perloff

Professor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Berkeley Campus
510-642-9574

Fields of interest: Industrial organization, labor, international trade, law and economics, information and marketing

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