Research

Oct 10, 2019

Harrison Fell Grant Announcement

ARE Associate Professor and CEnREP affiliate Harrison Fell is among the recipients of an interdisciplinary RISF grant to study energy storage and human health impacts.

Oct 8, 2019

Bee Colony Collapse and Market Adaptation

ARE's Wally Thurman and co-authors Randal Rucker and Michael Burgett assess the effects, or lack thereof, of colony collapse on agricultural markets and pollination fees.

Oct 8, 2019

Another Casualty of Climate Change? Recreational Fishing

Econometric research from ARE's Roger von Haefen and Oregon State's Steven Dundas show an adverse affect on recreation participation, specifically fishing, during extreme heat.

Sep 23, 2019

A U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement: Potential Benefits to U.S. Beef

Blake Brown breaks down the implications of the U.S.-Japan trade deal on the beef industry.

Sep 23, 2019

Guiteras Analyzes the Efficacy of Recent WASH Interventions

Guiteras was part of a group that assessed the implications of three large, recent WASH (Water, Sanitation, Hygiene) trials of unprecedented scale and cost.

Sep 11, 2019

Public Support for Gene Drives in Agriculture Tied to Limits

Zack Brown and his grad student, Mike Jones, have results from the first national survey assessing American attitudes toward agricultural gene drives. Find out which gene edited foods consumers prefer and how much gene editing is considered too much.

Sep 10, 2019

ARE Applauds PSI Groundbreaking

The Plant Sciences Initiative will create opportunities to innovate and solve problems. Our department recognizes the incredible impact the PSI will have on the NC economy and beyond.

Sep 4, 2019

County Tax Study Outlines Growth Impact

Mitch Renkow provides an analysis of the impacts of growing residential developments in the study “The Cost of Community Services in Moore County.”

Aug 13, 2019

Building the Great Warships: NC Timber from Colonial Times to Now

Since the time it was a colony, lumber has played an important role in the North Carolina economy. Find out how lumber exports from NC shaped world history.

May 15, 2019

Transmission Lines Carry Improvements to Local Air Quality

Quantifying the boost in the environmental value of wind energy from uncongested transmission networks was the goal of a recent study by CEnREP Interim Director Harrison Fell and colleagues at UC Davis and the University of Colorado Boulder.