Economic Insights for
Landowners, farm companies, and ag associations.
Finance & Investors
Lenders and investors for agriculture and water.
Federal, state, and local water managers and agriculture.
Attorneys and their clients on legal and regulatory matters.
Why We Exist
We develop rigorous, data-driven economic insights to support decision-making in the agricultural and water industries.
At ERA Economics, we improve the agricultural economy’s resilience to drought and water scarcity, new environmental and water regulations, and uncertainties from a changing climate.
Our primary areas of expertise include: agricultural economics; water resources economics; agri-environmental policy / regulations; economic impact analyses and forecasting; mathematical modeling; water risk and water supply valuation; and water market development.
Equipping policymakers with economic insights
ERA Economics provides technical support to inform policymakers in the most cost-effective policy design for agriculture and water. We have supported the development of Groundwater Sustainability Plans across California, as well as benefit-cost analyses, rulemaking, and financial feasibility and planning.
Preparing for an uncertain future with actionable insights
ERA Economics’ state-of-the art, proprietary economic modeling, combined with our professional expertise, helps our clients evaluate and prepare for a range of scenarios: regulatory impact analysis, supply chain shocks, and water shortage impacts.
We further support our clients with water asset valuation, commodity supply and demand forecasting, and commodity market assessments.
Quantifying water risks—in dollars and sense
Stay tuned! We are developing an exciting suite of products that will assist our agricultural clients understand and quantify economic risks related to water and climate change, regulatory impacts, and supply chain and other input shocks.
Drop us a line if you are interested in becoming a beta customer.
Legal positioning from sound economic principles
ERA Economics provides strategic advice and technical economic support through expert research, analysis, and testimony. We have supported clients with regulatory issues, water rights adjudications, and other water and agricultural litigation.