Economist Sarah Atkinson Bio Professional Experience Publications Presentations Sarah.Atkinson@bea.gov Education Ph.D. Purdue University Agricultural Economics 2016 M.S. University of California, Davis Agricultural & Resource Economics 2003 B.S. University of California, Davis Managerial Economics 2002 Areas of Interest International Investment Business Economics and Finance U.S. Multinational Enterprises U.S. Affiliates of Foreign Multinational Enterprises Trade in Intellectual Property Services Survey methodology for microeconomic data Graduate Student Research and Teaching Assistant Purdue University Agricultural Economics Department 2012 2016 Intern Economic Research Service of USDA 2014 2015 Accounts Payable Ignatius Press 2008 2012 Accounting Manager Law Offices of Thomas Chase Stutzman 2006 2008 Math Instructor Various locations 2004 2006 Research Assistant Agricultural Issues Center, UC Davis 2002 2004 Working Paper (WP2020-2) Toward Developing Estimates Of U.S. Imports Of Illegal Drugs (PDF) Sarah Atkinson February 2020 Working Paper (WP2018-8) Strategic movement of intellectual property within U.S. multinational enterprises (PDF) Raymond J. Mataloni, Jr. , Derrick Jenniges , Sarah Atkinson , and Yiran Xin August 2018 Toward Developing Estimates of U.S. Imports of Illegal Drugs Seventh IMF Statistical Forum on Measuring the Informal Economy, Washington D.C. Strategic Movement of Intellectual Property within Multinational Enterprises Bureau of Economic Analysis, Suitland, MD Overview of AAEA 2016 Presentations on International Trade Bureau of Economic Analysis, Suitland, MD Farm Capital Investment: Does Size Matter? Agricultural Economics Department, Purdue University, Purdue, IN Analyzing Farm Investment Using ARMS Survey Data Economic Research Service, Washington D.C.