The purposes of this website are to serve as my long-term professional home and deliver promised textbook materials in an enduring way. I have retired from my university, yet I'm remaining active as a water resource economist.

Dr. Ron Griffin, Professor Emeritus, Texas A&M


Water Economics Resources

[Proper attribution for original materials provided here is expected.]
  • Obtain selected research reports, journal reprints, and presentations authored by Ron using the "Writings" tab above.
  • Ron's Texas A&M classroom materials are archived at the "Courses" tab above.
  • Use these highly accurate water unit and value conversions.
  • Access a light biography via the "Personal" tab above; a linked vita that lists selected publications is available there too.

About two books:

At Amazon.

2016: The 2nd edition is out! Available independent reviews.

2010: Entering it's Second Printing!

2006: Release of Water Resource Economics: The Analysis of Scarcity, Policies, and Projects.

At Amazon.

2014: Online (free) at some libraries (like here at Texas A&M).

Table of Contents.

2011: Earthscan/RFF announcement of the book: Water Policy in Texas: Responding to the Rise of Scarcity.