Rural Employment in Recession and Recovery
Describes the impact of the 2007-2008 recession and the recovery that followed, with a focus on rural employment. Discusses regional variation in unemployment. Compares rural to urban employment growth from 2007 to 2014.
Thomas Hertz, Lorin Kusmin, Alexander Marré, Timothy Parker
USDA Economic Research Service
Economics and the economy · Employment and unemployment · Rural-urban differences