J. Edward Taylor

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Director, Rural Economics of the Americas and Pacific Rim (REAP)
Co-Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics

2107 Social Sciences & Humanities

Office Hours: Mondays 2:00 - 3:00PM, Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00PM

Phone: (530) 564-0443

Fax: (530) 752-5614

Publications on Google Scholar

Curriculum Vitae [pdf]

Check out Ed's new book (with former student Mateusz Filipski) coming out in 2014!:
Beyond Experiments in Development Economics: Local Economy-wide Impact Evaluation

Ed explaining local economy-wide impact evaluation of social cash transfer programs in Africa

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Fields of Interest

Economic Development, Population and Resources, Labor Economics, Economywide Modeling and Applied Microeconomics


  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1984
  • M.S., University of California, Berkeley, 1982
  • B.S., University of California, Riverside, 1979

Courses Taught

  • ARE/ECON 215A
  • ARE202B

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