Alexander Marré

Research Agricultural Economist
202-694-5338
amarre@ers.usda.gov
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Briefly

Alex is a Research Agricultural Economist for the Rural Economy Branch in the Resource and Rural Economics Division. His primary areas of research and outreach include: rural human capital, rural labor markets, migration along the rural-urban continuum, and rural wealth creation.

Education

Ph.D., Agricultural and Resource Economics, Oregon State University

Professional Affiliations

American Agricultural Economics Association

Selected Publications

Book Chapters and Monographs

Hertz, T., L. Kusmin, A. Marré, and T. Parker. 2014. Rural Employment Trends in Recession and Recovery, ERR-172, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, August.

Marré, A. 2014. "The Changing Net Worth of Households: Is There a Rural Difference?" in Rural Wealth Creation, J. Pender, T. Johnson, B. Weber, and M. Fannin, eds. London, UK: Routledge Press, Taylor & Francis Group.

Marré, A., and J. Pender. 2014. "Measuring Wealth: Human Capital, Property Values, and Forest Resources in Oregon," in Rural Wealth Creation, J. Pender, T. Johnson, B. Weber, and M. Fannin, eds. London, UK: Routledge Press, Taylor & Francis Group.

Pender, J., A. Marré, and R. Reeder. 2012. Rural Wealth Creation: Concepts, Strategies and Measures, ERR-131, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, March.

Journal Articles

Marré, A., and J. Pender. 2013. "The Distribution of Household Net Worth Within and Across Rural Areas: Are There Links to the Natural Resource Base?" American Journal of Agricultural Economics 95(2-Proceedings):457-462.

Pender, J., A. Marré, and R. Reeder. 2012. "Rural Wealth Creation: Concepts, Measures and Strategies," American Journal of Agricultural Economics 94(2-Proceedings):535-541.

Marré, A., and B. Weber. 2010. "Assessing Community Capacity and Social Capital in Rural America: Lessons from Two Rural Observatories," Community Development 41(1):92-107.

Weber, B., A. Marré, M. Fisher, R. Gibbs, and J. Cromartie. 2007. "Education's Effect on Poverty: The Role of Migration," Review of Agricultural Economics 29(3-Proceedings):437-45.