Dr. Ron Jarmin


Ron Jarmin is the Associate Director for Economic Programs at the U.S. Census Bureau.  He holds a PhD in economics from the University of Oregon and has published papers in the areas of industrial organization, business dynamics, entrepreneurship, technology and firm performance, urban economics, data access and statistical disclosure avoidance. He oversees dozens of economic measurement programs covering most sectors of the economy, including 13 economic indicators and the Economic Census and Census of Governments in years ending in 2 and 7.