Robert Hoppe

Agricultural Economist
202-694-5572
rhoppe@ers.usda.gov

Briefly

Bob Hoppe is an Economist with the Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. His current work focuses farm structure and related issues.

Education

Bob has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Minnesota, Morris and a M.A. in Agricultural Economics from Washington State University.

Professional Affiliations

Bob is a member of the American Agricultural Economics Association.

Selected Publications

Hoppe, R.A. 2007. "The Importance of Farm Program Payments to Farm Households," Amber Waves, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, June.

Hoppe, R.A. 2006. Land Ownership and Farm Structure, Agricultural Resources and Environmental Indicators, EIB-16, K. Wiebe, and N. Gollehon, eds. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, July.

Hoppe, R.A., and P. Korb. 2006. Understanding U.S. Farm Exits, ERR-21, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, June.

Hoppe, R.A., and D.E. Banker. 2006. Structure and Finances of U.S. Farms: 2005 Family Farm Report, EIB-12, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, May.

Hoppe, R.A., J.M. MacDonald, and D.E. Banker. 2006. America's Diverse Family Farms: Structure and Finances, EIB-13, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, May.

MacDonald, J.M., R. Hoppe, and D.E. Banker. 2006. Growing Farm Size and the Distribution of Farm Program Payments, EB-6, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, March.