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Richard  Thompson

Dr. Richard Thompson

Phone: (805) 756-2898
Office: 74M-A118
rpthomps@calpoly.edu
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Note: Office hours also available by appointment.

 

Areas of Focus

- Natural Resource / Environmental Economics

- Natural Resources Policy

- Urban and Community Forestry

About Dr. Richard Thompson

Rich Thompson is our resident economist. He attended Oklahoma State University where he earned his B.S. in Forest Management and M.S. in forest economics. While working at Texas A&M he earned his Ph.D. in natural resources economics.  Rich joined the NRES department in 1990 and served as Department Head in 2016.

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