Carrie Litkowski is a senior economist and program leader in the Farm Economy Branch within the Resource and Rural Economics Division. As the Farm Income team leader, she is responsible for planning and implementing an estimation, research, and analysis program focused on on developing sectorwide measures of farm income, value-added, and the aggregate farm sector balance sheet.
Prior to joining ERS in July 2017, Carrie worked at the Bureau of Economic Analysis for 22 years where she was responsible for the production of farm income and employment statistics for the Nation, States, and counties as a component of the Bureau's National Income and Product Accounts and Regional Personal Income Accounts.
Carrie received a M.A. in Economics from American University and a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Colorado State University.
Carrie is a member of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.