AAEA/WAEA Service and Awards:
Outstanding Journal Article, Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics (Peck and Adams) 2010
2008 AAEA Publication of Enduring Quality Award for his seminal article on Climate Change and Agriculture, Nature, 1990.
Listed in Who's Who in Economics, Fourth Edition, M. Blaug (ed.), Edward Elgar Publishers, 2003.
Outsanding Journal Article (Uw and Adams), Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2001
Editor, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 1992-1994, Vols. 74-76.
Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence, Texas A&M University, 1998.
Thesis Advisor, Outstanding M.S. Thesis, WAEA, 1988.
Outstanding Journal Article (Lin, Adams, Berrens), Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, 1996.
Agricultural Advisory Committee, and Chairman, Science Advisory Subcommittee, California Air Resources Board, 1982-1988.
Chairman, Policy Sciences Committee, Hydrology Section, American Geophysical Union, 1988-1990.
Invited Participant, U.S.-Dutch Symposium on Ozone Effects. Nimegen, The Netherlands, 1988.
Advisory Panel, Systems at Risk from Climate Change. U.S. Congress, OTA, 1992.
Steering Committee for Agricultural Assessment, ASGCRP, 1998-2000.
National Technical Advisory Committee, National Institute for Global Environmental Change, 1997-2000.
California Bay-Delta Authority (CALFED) Independent Service Board, 2005-2007.
National Academy of Sciences. Numerous panels dealing with water issues.
Other Service and Awards:
Henry A. Jastro Fellowship for Graduate Study, University of California, 1970-1971.
Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation, Department of Agricultural Economics, UC Davis, 1975.
Gamma Sigma Delta.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Award for Research Excellence, National Crop Loss Assessment Network, November 1987.
Editor's Citation for Excellence in Refereeing, Water Resources Research, 1995.
Reviewer for twenty professional journals.
Vice President, WAEA, 1990-1991.