Featured Publications

Examples of recent publications authored by ARE faculty, students and affiliates. 

ARE Faculty and Graduate Students are in bold.


Choi YY, Ludwig A, Andreyeva T, Harris JL. Effects of U.S. Effects of United States WIC Infant Formula Contracts on Brand Sales of Infant Formula and Toddler Milks. Journal of Public Health Policy. Apr 30, 2020.

Di Maio, M., & Fiala, N. (2020). Be wary of those who ask: a randomized experiment on the size and determinants of the enumerator effect. The World Bank Economic Review, 34(3), 654-669.

Dunn RA and Tefft NW. 2020. “Replicating the Levitt and Porter estimates of drunk driving” Journal of Applied Econometrics, 35(6): 786:96.

He, X., Lopez, R. A., & Boehm, R. (2020). Medicaid expansion and non‐alcoholic beverage choices by low‐income households. Health Economics, 29(11), 1327-1342.

Lee, Gi-Eu, K. Rollins, and L. Singletary. 2020. An Empirical Analysis of the Influence of Permitted PlaceofUseTransfersonthePerformanceofPriorAppropriationsWaterRights. Land Economics 96(3): 384-398.

Baggio, Michele, Charles Towe, Daniel Trüssel, and Armin Peter. (2020) “Evaluating the Effects of River and Stream Restorations: Evidence from Recreational Fishing” Land Economics, 96(1):75-91.

Barriga, A., & Fiala, N. (2020). The supply chain for seed in Uganda: Where does it go wrong?. World Development, 130, 104928.

Blattman, C., Fiala, N., & Martinez, S. (2020). The long-term impacts of grants on poverty: Nine-year evidence from Uganda's youth opportunities program. American Economic Review: Insights2(3), 287-304.

Brent, D.A., C.G. Lott, M. H. Taylor, K. Rollins, J. Cook and S. Stoddard. 2020. Are Normative Appeals Moral Taxes? Evidence from a Field Experiment on Water Conservation. Environmental and Resource Economics 77(Oct):1-35.

Connolly, C and S. Degraff** (2019). California Direct Marketer Perceptions of the Food Safety Modernization Act. Choices. Quarter 3.

Connolly, C and H.A. Klaiber (2019). Competition in Local Foods Markets. Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 44(2): 328-344.

Connolly, C, M. Livy, Y. Qiu, and H.A. Klaiber (2019). Capitalization of Interconnected Active Transportation Infrastructure. Landscape and Urban Planning. 182:67-78.

Powell LM, Andreyeva T, Isgor Z. Distribution of sugar-sweetened beverage sales volume by sugar content in the United States: Implications for tiered taxation and tax revenue. Journal of Public Health Policy. Jan 22, 2020.

Rees, G, Pressler, Y, Bates, G, Connolly, C, Sommerland-Rogers, D, De Lay, A, Gill, S, Papthakis, P, Kronewitter, R, and Lammert, A (2021). Student Perceptions of Rapid Transition To Emergency Remote Learning in a Hands-On Agricultural College. Natural Sciences Education. 50(2).

Sisante, Angelo, M., Michael H. Taylor, and Kimberly Rollins. 2019. “Understanding Homeowners’ Decisions to Mitigate Wildfire Risk and Create Defensible Space: Evidence from Nevada.” International Journal of Wildland Fire 28(11): 901-911.

Taylor, M.H., L. Christman and K. Rollins. 2019. Choosing the Right Policy to Promote Defensible Space in the Wildland-Urban Interface: Evidence from Homeowners in Nevada. Land Economics 95(4):531–556.

Towe, C., & Chen, Z. (2022). Recreational Homes’ Impact on Agricultural Land Use. Land Economics, 090420-0140R1.

Towe, C., Klaiber, H. A., Maher, J., & Georgic, W. (2021). A Valuation of Restored Streams Using Repeat Sales and Instrumental Variables. Environmental and Resource Economics, 80(2), 199-219.

Tra, Constant and Charles Towe. (2019) “The Value of School Quality: Evidence from Housing Booms and Busts” Journal of Regional Science, 59(2):250-80.

Wen, C and Connolly, C (2022). Aiding Farm to School Implementation: An Assessment of Facilitation Mechanisms. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review. 51(2).

Zhong, Hua, M. H. Taylor, D. T. Manning, K. Rollins, and C. Goemans. 2019. Who pays for water scarcity? Evaluating the welfare implications of water infrastructure investments for cities. Annals of Regional Science 63:559-600.