Richard T. Woodward

About Dr. Woodward: Dr. Richard T. Woodward is a Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas A&M University. His research is in the general area of environmental and resource economics. Recent research projects have focused on the use of transferable permits to address water quality and fisheries problems and problems of choice under uncertainty.

Research Interests: Environmental and Resource Economics

Selected Publications:

Wilberg, Michael J., Richard T. Woodward, David Tomberlin and Pei Huang. 2019. “Developing Precautionary Reference Points for Fishery Management Using Robust Control Theory: Application to the Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus Fishery” Marine and Coastal Fisheries. 11:177-188. DOI: 10.1002/mcf2.10069.


Landon, Adam±, Richard T Woodward, Gerard T Kyle and Ronald A Kaiser. 2018. “Evaluating the efficacy of an information-based residential outdoor water conservation program” Journal of Cleaner Production. 195(10):56-65.

Woodward, Richard T. and David Tomberlin, 2014. “Practical Precautionary Resource Management Using Robust Optimization.” Environmental Management. 54(4): 828-839.

       Mezzatesta, Mariano±, David Newburn and Richard T. Woodward.2013. “Additionality and the Adoption of Farm Conservation Practices” Land Economics. 89(4): 740–760.

Woodward, Richard T. 2011 “Double Dipping in Environmental Markets” Journal of Environmental Economics and Management. 61(2):153-169

Woodward, Richard T., Ronald A. Kaiser and Aaron-Marie Wicks. 2002. “The Structure and Practice of Water-Quality Trading Markets.” Journal of the American Water Resources Association 38(August):967-979.


Woodward, Richard T. and Yong-Suhk Wui. 2001. “The Economic Value of Wetland Services: A Meta-analysis.” Ecological Economics 37(May):257-270.



Professor PhD (Agricultural and Applied Economics)

University of Wisconsin-Madison BA (Economics), Middlebury College

University of Wisconsin-Madison MA (Agricultural and Applied Economics)


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