Mary Ahearn

Former ERS Staff


As an Agricultural Economist with the Economic Research Service, Mary Clare Ahearn's primary areas of expertise were the economic well-being of farm operators and their households, the structure and the performance of the agricultural sector, and policies affecting structure and well-being. 


B.S. in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida, M.S. in Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology from Pennsylvania State University, and Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics from Oregon State University.