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Jacob E Ricker-Gilbert

Agricultural Economics 

  • Associate Professor
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 Awards and Honors

Awards & Honors

(2018) Bravo Award Winner for “moving the university forward”. Purdue.

(2017) Member of a team that won the 2017 Bruce Gardner Memorial Price for Applied Economic Policy Analysis at the American Association of Agricultural Economics (AAEA). Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

(2014) A Best Contributed Paper Award. Inaugural Research Symposium of the Economics Association of Malawi.

(2010) Second Best Contributed Paper Award. Triennial Meeting of the African Association of Agricultural Economists.

(2009) T.W. Schultz Award, given for the best contributed paper at the Triennial Meeting of the International Association of Agricultural Economists. International Association of Agricultural Economists.

 Patents ‭[2]‬


No patents were found.


Selected Publications

Omotilewa, O., Ricker-Gilbert, J., Ainembabazi, J. H., & Shively, G. E. (2018). Does improved storage technology promote modern input use and food security? Evidence from a randomized trial in Uganda. Journal of Development Economics, 135, 176-198.

Sesmero, J. P., Ricker-Gilbert, J., & Cook, A. (2018). How Do African Farm Households Respond to Changes in Current and Past Weather Patterns? A Structural Panel Data Analysis from Malawi. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 100(1), 115-144.

Ricker-Gilbert, J., & Chamberlin , J. (2018). Transactions Costs in Land Rental Markets and Their Impact on Youth Access to Agriculture in Tanzania. Land Economics, 94(4), 541-555.

Ricker-Gilbert, J. E., & Jayne , T. (2017). Estimating the Enduring Effects of Fertilizer Subsidies on Commercial Fertilizer Demand and Maize Production: Panel Data Evidence from Malawi. Journal of Agricultural Economics, 68(1), 70-97.

Kadjo, D., Ricker-Gilbert, J., & Alexander, C. (2016). Estimating Price Discounts for Low-Quality Maize in sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Benin. World Development, 77, 115-128.

Chamberlin , J., & Ricker-Gilbert, J. (2016). Participation in Rural Land Rental Markets in sub-Saharan Africa: Who benefits and by how much? Evidence from Malawi and Zambia. American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 98(5), 1507-1528.

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