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AAEA News | Thursday, March 22, 2018
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Wall Street Journal

Wisconsin is relying on an unusual argument to tie new work requirements to food stamps: It says it needs the workers.

The governor is expected to sign legislation in the coming weeks that would require people with school-age children who receive food stamps to work 30 hours a week.

Craig Gundersen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

President's Message

Scott Swinton
AAEA President

New AAEA Teaching Publication and Proposed Federal Cuts to Applied Econ
March 2018

Among its goals, AAEA aims to strengthen professional communication and to look out for the general welfare of our members.  My column this month hits on both topics:

  • Applied Economics Teaching Resources, the AAEA’s newest publication seeks an Inaugural Editor;
  • The U.S. President’s FY2019 budget proposes cuts and restructuring to agricultural economics programs that would especially affect the USDA Economic Research Service.

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