Troy Thompson

Troy Thompson


Address: Box 5187, Mississippi State, MS 39762
Office: 104 Lloyd-Ricks-Watson Bldg.

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Troy Thompson joined the Department of Agricultural Economics at Mississippi State University in October of 2020. Prior to joining MSU, Troy was the Business Planning and Analytics Manager at Chevron, a multinational energy company. Prior to that, he worked in market analysis and strategic planning for Deloitte, a financial services company, and Halliburton, an oilfield services company. He has an undergraduate degree in Agriculture/Agribusiness from Sam Houston State University and master's degree in Agricultural Economics from Texas A&M University. Troy is Past President and Senior Fellow of the United States Association for Energy Economics.


  • M.S., Texas A&M University
  • B.S., Sam Houston State University

Society Membership:

  • International Association for Energy Economics (IAEE)
  • United States Association for Energy Economics (USAEE)
  • National Association for Business Economics (NABE)


  • Texas A&M Ty Timm Honor Registry
  • USAEE Senior Fellow, 2010
  • Western Agricultural Economics Association (WAEA) Professional Service Award, 2010