Faculty Member information
|David P. Anderson
Professor and Extension Economist
PhD (Agricultural Economics), Texas A&M University
MS (Agricultural Economics), University of Arizona
BS (Agricultural Economics), University of Arizona
Research Interests: Livestock and Food Products Marketing
330C AGLS Building
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
|About Dr. Anderson: Dr. David Anderson is a Professor and Extension Economist in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Texas A&M University. He is the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Livestock and Food Products Marketing economist. Dr. Anderson’s program has focused research on livestock markets and the impact of alternative farm programs on the livestock, dairy and crop sectors of agriculture. Recent extension programs have focused on livestock market outlook and farm programs. He currently teaches Ag. Econ. 614 which is an applied agricultural policy analysis course, primarily for M.S. students. Dr. Anderson received two degrees in agricultural economics at the University of Arizona and earned a Ph.D. in agricultural economics at Texas A&M University. Prior to returning to Texas A&M in 1996, he was a livestock economist at the Livestock Marketing Information Center. He has received awards for Professional Excellence from the American Agricultural Economics Association, the Outstanding Extension Program Award from the Western and Southern Agricultural Economics Associations, and the TAMU Deputy Chancellor’s Distinguished Performance Team Award for Research and Extension.
Palma, M.A., M.D. Johnson, and D.P. Anderson. 2019. “The effects of experience versus description of attributes on willingness-to-pay for beefsteaks.” Agricultural Economics. https://doi.org/10.1111/agec.12471
Carpenter, C.W., R. Dudensing, and D.P. Anderson. 2019. “The Texas Drilling Boom and Local Human Capital Investment.” Journal of Ag. And Applied Economics. https://doi.org/10.1017/aae.2018.34
McCorkle, D.A., R. Dudensing, D.P. Anderson, C.W. Carpenter, D.D. Hanselka, and J. Estrada. 2018. “The Food and Fiber System and Production Agriculture’s Contribution to the Texas Economy.” MKT 3579-E, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, The Texas A&M University System, College Station, Texas, November, 2018.
Kassas, B., M.A. Palma, and D.P. Anderson. 2018. “Fine Tuning Willingness-to-Pay Estimates in Second Price Auctions for Market Goods.” Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics. 77:50-61.
Anderson, D.P. “Choice Beef Production a Little Tighter Than a Year Ago.” In The Cattle Markets. October 1, 2018. (Also published in Beef Magazine online).
Anderson, D.P. “’Hot Takes’ on the COF Report.” Livestock Market Comments. Vol. 13, No. 3. February 16, 2018.
Wang, Ju Won, A. Ishdorj, D.P. Anderson, T. Purevjav, and G. Dahlke. “Exploring the Existence of Grader Bias in Beef Grading.” Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 49, 3 (2017): 467–489
Griffith, A.P., K.H. Burdine, and D.P. Anderson. “ Managing the Beef Cattle Herd Through the Cattle Cycle.” Surviving the Farm Economy Downturn. Southern Extension Committee. December, 2017.
Palma, M.A., M. Ness, and D.P. Anderson. “Fashionable Food: A Latent Class Analysis of Social Status in Food Purchases.” Applied Economics. Vol. 49, Iss. 3, 2017.
Johnson, M. D., R. K. Miller, J. Morrill, D. P. Anderson, J. E. Sawyer, T. A. Wickersham, J. W. Richardson, and M. A. Palma. 2016. 051 Consumer Preference for Sirloin Steaks fom Post-Extraction Algal Residue (PEAR) Fed Animals.. J. Anim. Sci. 94(Suppl1):25-25. doi:10.2527/ssasas2015-051
Ribera, L.A., M.S. Paggi, D.P. Anderson, M.A. Palma, and R.D. Knutson. “Potential Impacts of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership on the Fresh Vegetable and Beef Trade.” Journal of International Food & Agribusiness Marketing, DOI: 10.1080/08974438.2015.1050749. April 2016.
Shiflett, J. and D.P. Anderson. “Lamb Marketing.” Sheep Production Handbook. American Sheep Industry.
Anderson, D.P. Symposium Moderator. “Cow-Calf Production in the Southeastern U.S.: Potential for Impact and Economic Sustainability.” Joint Symposium with the Southern Section American Society for Animal Science and the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Meetings, San Antonio, Texas, February 7, 2016.
Ahn, H., L. Ribera, and D.P. Anderson. “The Effects of Border Port of Entry Closures on U.S.-Mexican Cattle Trade.” Presented Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting. February 8, 2016.
Hester, T., D.P. Anderson, A. Ishdorj, and A. Herring. “Changing Texas Livestock Auction Market Infrastructure Since 1969.” Presented Paper at the Southern Agricultural Economics Association Annual Meeting. February 8, 2016.
Bevers, S. and D.P. Anderson. “Key Performance Indicator Targets for Beef Cow-Calf Operations.” Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. EAG-018. July, 2015.
Russell, L.A., M.T. Bochat, B.D. Yanta, D.P. Anderson, J.C. Paschal, and A.M. Young. “Impact of Brahman Influence on Breeding Female Prices in South Texas: Results From a Special Sale in Bee County, Texas.” Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. EAG-010. July, 2014.
Garcia, J., A.D. Herring, D.G. Riley, T.O. Sanders, and D.P. Anderson. “Economic Analysis of Cow Longevity.” Proceedings, Western Section, American Society of Animal Science. Vol. 65, 2014.
Johnson, M.D., D.P. Anderson, T.A. Wickersham, and J.E. Sawyer, and J.W.Richardson. “A Range of Possibilities: Probabilistic Outcomes of Beta Agonist Removal from U.S. Beef Production.” Presented Paper at the Western Agricultural Economics Association Meeting. Colorado Springs, CO. June 23, 2014.
Welch, J.M., D.P. Anderson, J. Robinson, M. Waller, S. Bevers, R, Hogan, S. Amosson, D. McCorkle, J. Smith, and E. Williams. “Have Concerns Over Futures Market Integrity Impacted Producer Price Risk Management Practices?” Choices. Fourth Quarter, 2013.
Anderson, D.P. “Adventures in Thin Markets, Contracting, and Concentration: Today’s Lamb Market.” Vol. 67 Western Section American Society of Animal Science. June, 2013.
Hagerman, A.D., M.P. Ward, D.P. Anderson, J.C. Looney, and B.A. McCarl. “Rapid Effective Trace-Back Capability Value: A Case of Foot and Mouth Disease in the Texas High Plains.” Journal of Preventive Veterinary Medicine (2013). 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2012.12.011.
Power, G.J., D.V. Vedenov, D.P. Anderson, and S. Klose (2013): “Market Volatility and the Dynamic Hedging of Multi-Commodity Price Risks.” Applied Economics. 45:27, 3891-3903.
Anderson, D.P., J.M. Welch, and J.R.C. Robinson. “Agricultural Impacts of Texas’s Driest Year on Record.” Choices. Third Quarter, 2012.