Texas Tech University

Darren Hudson, Ph.D.

Professor and Larry Combest Chair
Department of Agricultural and Applied Economic

Email: darren.hudson@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.0546

Darren Hudson is Professor and the Larry Combest Endowed Chair for Agricultural Competitiveness and Director of the International Center for Agricultural Competitiveness. Hudson earned his B.S. In Agribusiness from West Texas A&M University, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Agricultural and Applied Economics from Texas Tech University.  He has been a Professor at Mississippi State University and a Farm Foundation Fellow. 

Darren Hudson

Research Interests

Hudson's research interests include agricultural policy and trade, economic development, marketing and consumer demand, and behavioral economics.  He participates in the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute consortium producing annual baseline projections for cotton for the group. Hudson is a past-President of the Southern Agricultural Economics Association.