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The Department of Environmental Economics and Management

The Robert H. Smith Faculty
of Agriculture, Food and Environment
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

PO Box 12, Rehovot 76100
Fax: 08-9466267

Department Head:
Prof. Ayal Kimhi, Tel: 08-9489376

Head of the teaching program:
Dr. Ohad Raveh, Tel: 08-9489373

Secretary: 
Meital Kappach, Tel: 08-9489230

Honors

Awards

1956 Best graduate paper, American Farm Economic Association

1957 Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation, American Farm Economic Association

1965 Best published research, American Farm Economic Association for:
Long Term Projections of Supply and Demand for Agricultural Products in Israel, 1964

1965 Bareli Prize, Israel

1972 Rothschild Prize, Israel

1980 Quality of Research Discovery, American Agricultural Economic Association for: Intersectoral Factor Mobility and Agricultural Growth. Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute, Research Report 6, 1979. 

1982 Quality of Research Discovery, American Agricultural Economic Association for Agricultural and Economic Growth in an Open Economy: The Case of Argentina (with D. Cavallo), Washington, D.C.: International Food Policy Research Institute, Research Report 36, 1982,

1991 "Publication of Enduring Quality", American Agricultural Economic Association for: "On the Pooling of Time Series and Cross Section Data," Econometrica, 1978 

1997 Honorable mention award for outstanding American Journal of Agricultural Economics article for the paper entitled “International Comparison of Cattle Cycles”, November 1996 (coauthored with He Huang).

 

Other Honors

1953 Phi Beta Kappa

1966-7 Ford Foundation Research Fellowship, The University of Chicago.

1970 Fellow, The Econometric Society

1973-77 Associate Editor, Journal of Econometrics.

1986 The Marschak Lecture, The Econometric Society Meeting, Cordoba, Argentina

1990-91 Visiting Research Fellowship, the World Bank

1993 Fellow, American Agricultural Economics Association.

1997 The Elmhirst Memorial Lecture at the XXIII International Conference of Agricultural 
Economists, Sacramento, CA, August.

1997 The Hibbard Lecture, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

2001 The Frederick V. Waugh Lecture, The American Agricultural Economic Association meeting, Chicago, August 5-8.

2002 The Alan Lloyd Address, Invitation by The Australian Agricultural and Resource Economic Society meeting, Canberra.