University of Florida
Damian Adams

Damian Adams

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355 Newins-Ziegler Hall
P.O. Box 110410
Gainesville, FL 32611-0240
352-846-0872 ph
352-846-1277 fax


Current Appointment/Title

Assistant Professor of Natural Resource Economics & Policy School of Forest Resources & Conservation and Food and Resource Economics Department

Courses Taught

AEB3450 Introduction to Natural Resource & Environmental Economics

FNR4660 Natural Resource Policy & Economics

FOR6934 Natural Resource Policy & Economics

Research Intrests

Natural resource economics and policy, with emphasis on invasive species, carbon sequestration, and water resources. In these contexts, I focus on evaluation the economic value of ecosystem goods and services using preference-based valuation, bioeconomic modeling, and legal analysis of natural resource policy and law.


  • Ph.D., 2007 Food and Resource Economics, University of Florida
  • M.Phil., 2004 Environmental Policy, University of Cambridge
  • J.D./M.A.B., 2001 Law & Agribusiness, Levin College of Law, and College of Agriculture, University of Florida
  • B.S., 1997 summa cum laude, Economics, Warrington College of Business, University of Florida