Bachelor, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, 1972. Master of Arts, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1977.
Assistant professor University Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, 1978-1983, associate Canada, 1983-1987. Visiting professor United States Department of Agriculture Economic Research Service, Washington, 1985-1987. Staff Senate Agriculture Committee, 1987.
Senior economist Joint Economic Committee, 1987-1990. Associate professor University Kentucky, Lexington, since 1990. Member advisory committee Ctr for National Policy, Washington, since 1988.
Consultant in field.
Chairman Manitoba Horse Council, Winnipeg, 1982-1984. Member Alachlor Review Board, Ottawa, 1985-1987. Member American Economics Association, American Agricultural Economics Association, Canada Agricultural Economics Association, Canada Equestrial Federation (board directors 1982-1986).
Married Krisia Marie Rosa, July 15, 1978. Children: Cameron, Elliot.