UW-Madison UW-Madison
Search

"Foundational Text" in Environmental Economics Released

After more than ten years in the making, Dan Phaneuf and his co-author Till Requate have published A Course in Environmental Economics: Theory, Policy and Practice, the first graduate-level textbook that integrates the empirics, theory and policy of this maturing field. "In our teaching, we saw a clear need for a textbook covering contemporary topics inclusive of the entire field of environmental economics," says Phaneuf.

Mali: Helping women farm

Women in many industrialized countries are all too familiar with the "second shift"—the domestic duties they still perform disproportionately (compared with their husbands) once their formal workday is over. That phenomenon is also key to understanding women’s work productivity in a developing country like Mali, according to studies led by Jeremy Foltz

EDA University Center for Wisconsin

Steven Deller and Tessa Conroy, members of AAE, have partnered with the University of Wisconsin-Extension's Center for Community and Economic Development (CCED), in the awarding of a U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administrations University Center.
Thank you to alumni and friends who have generously supported AAE!
Private gifts help us attract top faculty and graduate students, support promising undergraduates and host scholarly activities. Gifts of any size are gratefully received. All our funds welcome contributions and bequests from alumni, friends, corporations, and foundations.
By check
Please make checks payable to the University of Wisconsin Foundation/Dept. of Agricultural and Applied Economics, write the fund name in the check memo line, and send it to:
University of Wisconsin Foundation
US Bank Lockbox
PO Box 78807
Milwaukee, WI 53278-0807

Make a gift of securities or include the department in your estate plans
Contact:
Brian Hettiger
University of Wisconsin Foundation
1848 University Avenue, PO Box 8860
Madison, WI 53708-8860
Brian.Hettiger@supportuw.org


REDA An Accelerated Master's Program in Resource and Energy Economics
AAE’s 10-month, professional master's program provides training in the economics, analytical methods and quantitative tools needed to design, manage, and evaluate programs to conserve energy, water and other natural resources.

Read more about REDA Apply

 


Status of Wisconsin Agriculture 2017


 

Ph.D. applications are being sought from students interested in agricultural and economic responses to climate change and economic research about Russia.  More information


 

Help Us Build the Forrest Fund for Students -- An alumni giving campaign to support graduate student professional activities and to honor Barbara Forrest's 20+ years in AAE.

AAE Events

March 2 - 3:45pm
Development Economics Workshop
Laura Schechter - Mobile Payment Systems: The Impact of Layaway Plans on Product Purchases
March 3 - 12:00pm
Department Seminar
Christopher Blattman - State Building in the City: The Effects of Security and Municipal Services on Violence and State Legitimacy in Bogotá
March 9 - 3:45pm
Development Economics Workshop
Jordan van Rijn - Microcredit and Social Capital Formation in Mexico
Last updated on Tue, Feb 14, 2017 8:47am