Bachelor, College Wooster, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1971.
Volunteer Peace Corps., Haryana, India, 1965—1967. Research contract economist United States Agency for International Development, New Delhi, 1970. Postdoctoral research agricultural economist University California, Davis, 1971.
Consultant World Bank, Washington, 1972, senior agricultural economist, since 1981, agricultural economist, 1977—1981, Economic Research Service, United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1972—1977.
President National Drug Abuse Foundation, 1979—1986. Member of International Commission Irrigation and Drainage, American Agricultural Economic Association, American Economics Association.
Married Judith G. Barry, June 5, 1965. Children: Shaunti C., Richard C.