Job Title:Agricultural Economist
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Agency:Economic Research Service
Job Announcement Number:ERS-D13N-0004
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|$51,630.00 to $81,204.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, November 29, 2012 to Thursday, December 13, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC, DC United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All US Citizens. Status Candidates, VEOA eligibles, and those eligible under noncompetitive or special appointing authorities should apply to vacancy announcement number ERS-M13N-0005.|
The Economic Research Service (ERS) conducts broad programs of economic and other social science research and analysis relating to agriculture, food, natural resources and rural America for use by public and private decision makers. ERS' clients are the executive and legislative branches; environmental, consumer and public interest groups, including farm and industry groups; and the general public.
The Resource and Rural Economics Division (RRED) provides high quality, relevant, and objective information and economic analysis on interactions among natural resources, environmental quality, and agricultural and non-agricultural activities in rural communities. RRED monitors and analyzes the multiple links between the rural economy--agriculture and nonagricultural sectors--and natural resources and environmental quality.
The Farm and Rural Business Branch (FRB) develops, interprets and disseminates current analyses and longer term perspectives on the financial structure, performance, and viability of farms, the farm sector, and rural areas.
- You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this position
- Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background investigation