Kathleen Kassel

Assistant Director for Communications
202-694-5352
kkassel@ers.usda.gov
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Briefly

Kathleen Kassel is Assistant Director for Communications in ERS's Resource and Rural Economics Division.

Education

Kathy received an BA in economics from Bryn Mawr College.

Selected Publications

Whitener, L., J. Jen, and K. Kassel. 2004. "Progress and Partnerships in a Dynamic Rural America," Amber Waves, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.

Gundersen, C., M. Morehart, L. Whitener, L. Ghelfi, J. Johnson, K. Kassel, and others. 2000. A Safety Net for Farm HouseholdsAER-788, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.

Aldrich, L., C. Beale, and K. Kassel. 1998. "Commuting and the Economic Functions of Small Towns and Places," Rural Development Perspectives, RDP-697, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.

Kassel, K., and T. Carlin. 2000. "Agriculture and the Rural Economy: Economic Growth in Farming Areas Lags the Rest of Rural America," Rural Conditions and Trends, RCAT-102, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service.

McGranahan, D., and K. Kassel, "Education and Regional Employment in the 1980s: Comparisons among OECD Member Countries" in Rural Employment: An International Perspective (Ray D. Bollman and John M. Bryden, ed.)