Demographics of Rural America
This program was part of C-SPAN’s regular Friday “America by the Numbers” series.
John Cromartie and Jim Webster spoke about social, economic and demographic trends and changes in rural parts of the United States. They discussed the effects of the 2008 housing collapse and the recession, changes in farming and agriculture, land values, immigration, jobs and the economy, and other issues. They also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
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John Cromartie Geographer Department of Agriculture->Economic Research Service
John McArdle Guest Host C-SPAN
Jim Webster Contributing Editor Agri-Pulse Communications
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