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Quarter 1, 2021
- Modern Markets for Functional Foods: Fad or Path to Prosperity?
January 14, 2021
- AAEA Hires Representation in Washington D.C.
January 8, 2021
Quarter 4, 2020
- Planning for Future Pandemics Using Supply Chain Mapping
December 21, 2020
- How Produce Farmers are Feeling the Effects of the Pandemic
December 18, 2021
- Big Data and Near-Real-Time Monitoring of Food Emergencies
December 17, 2020
- The Impact of COVID-19 on Rural Economies
December 16, 2020
- Reconsidering the Economics of Identity: Position, Power, and Property
December 15, 2020
- Food Quality Inspection, Certification, and Disclosure
December 14, 2020
- Worldwide Contracting in Agriculture: Experimental Evidence and Costs
December 11, 2020
- The COVID-19 Pandemic: Insights from Agricultural Economists
December 10, 2020
- AAEA Invites You to their 2021 Sessions at ASSA
December 9, 2020
- Local Food Supply Chain Dynamics and Resilience During COVID-19
December 8, 2020
- Potential Impacts of a Pandemic on the U.S. Farm Labor Market
December 7, 2020
- The On-going Gender Pay Gaps in Academia Faculty
November 2, 2020
- How Many Stores Does it Take to Make Healthy Purchases Easier?
October 28, 2020
- Has Media Saturation on COVID-19 Changed Labor and Food Supply Chain?
October 27, 2020
- What can Household to Everyday to Reduce Food Waste
October 26, 2020
- How the Pandemic Could Impact the Price of Chicken Dinner
October 21, 2020
- New School Food Standards Improve Children’s Diets
October 20, 2020
- Food Insecurity Changes in the United States during the Global Pandemic
October 19, 2020
- COVID-19 Pandemic and its Influence on Food Supply Chains
October 15, 2020
- Rushing to Concessions: The Cause and Effects of Soda Tax
October 13, 2020
- The Impact of COVID-19 in the Grocery Stores’ Meat Fridges
October 12, 2020
- 2020 USDA NASS Advisory Committee Update
October 7, 2020
- Does Quarantine Stockpiling Lead to Future Food Waste?
October 6, 2020
- Oil Price Pass Through to Agricultural Commodities
October 5, 2020
- Which Small Towns Attract Start‐Ups and Why?
October 2, 2020
- The Razor’s Edge of “Essential” Labor in Food and Agriculture
October 1, 2020
Quarter 3, 2020
- Who Participates in United States Urban Agriculture?
September 29, 2020
- The Sources of Measured US Agricultural Productivity Growth: Weather, Technological Change, and Adaptation
September 17, 2020
- COVID-19 and the Agriculture Industry: Labor, Supply Chains, and Consumer Behavior
September 16, 2020
- The Millennium Droughts and Australian Agriculture
September 1, 2020
- Over 40 Recognized at the 2020 AAEA Virtual Meeting
August 19, 2020
- Plenary Speakers Headlining the 2020 AAEA Virtual Meeting
August 6, 2020
- AAEA Invites You to Attend the 2020 AAEA Virtual Meeting
August 5, 2020
- Why Biomass Residue Is Not as Plentiful as It Looks: Case Study on Economic Supply of Logging Residues
July 31, 2020
- Why food policy has evolved rapidly for the past three decades?
July 29, 2020
- Farm Consolidation: Successes and Failures of Earlier Modeling
July 28, 2020
- Local Food Markets Orientation and Labor Intensity
July 17, 2020
- Do Cottage Food Laws Reduce Barriers to Entry for Food Manufacturers?
July 16, 2020
- How Does a Pandemic Effect Local Bakeries and Breweries
July 15, 2020
Quarter 2, 2020
- COVID-19 Impacts on Agricultural Economic Issues
June 29, 2020
- Three AAEA Members Elected to Association’s 2021 Leadership
May 27, 2020
- Having a Beef with Meat Taxes: Toward Optimal Meat Consumption
May 11, 2020
- How Do Agricultural Producers Respond to Uncertain Prices?
May 8, 2020
- Are Farmers Made Whole by Trade Aid?
May 7, 2020
- The Price of Biodiesel RINs and Economic Fundamentals
May 5, 2020
- New Plant Breeding Technologies for Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture
April 27, 2020
- The Future of Corn Cash Price Forecasting
April 14, 2020
Quarter 1, 2020
- How Is America’s Food System Responding to the Covid-19 Pandemic?
March 27, 2020
- How the Coronavirus will Change the Future Economy
March 17, 2020
- Predicting Adoption of Innovations by Farmers: What is Different in Smallholder Agriculture?
March 12, 2020
- Would “GMO” Product Labels Lead Consumers to Avoid these Foods at the Store?
March 4, 2020
- Agricultural Adoption and Behavioral Economics: Bridging the Gap
February 28, 2020
- Adoption of Agriculture Innovations
February 25, 2020
- Can the Swine Flu Increase the Price of Bacon?
February 19, 2020
- Getting Noticed on the Shelves—Are Consumer Interests and Firm Incentives aligned?
February 13, 2020
- Can Internet Surveys Mimic Food Insecurity Rates Published by U.S. Government?
February 12, 2020
- Why are Biofuels Needed to Decrease Greenhouse Gases?
February 5, 2020
- Taxi Drivers vs Farm Workers: What are the Differences?
January 31, 2020
- Are you Wasting $1800 a Year from Unused Groceries?
January 21, 2020
Quarter 4, 2019
- Auto Technology: Effects on Current and Future Economies
December 30, 2019
- Wine Regulations: Is a Glass of Wine Half-empty or Half-full?
December 23, 2019
- Farmer Adaptations to Climate and Environmental Change
December 20, 2019
- Are Drones Reaching New Agricultural Heights?
December 19, 2019
- How Costco Might Could be Changing the Overall Price of Beans
December 18, 2019
- Studying Innovation in Agriculture – New Data and New Tools
December 17, 2019
- Climate Change Adaptation in Developing Countries: Constraints on Adaptation and Mechanisms for Relaxing Them
December 16, 2019
- Women in Economics - Perspectives and New Initiatives from Five Professional Associations
December 13, 2019
- It’s Raining Babies? How Climate Change, Migration, and Social Networks are Changing Fertility
December 12, 2019
- AAEA Invites the Press to Attend AAEA Sessions at 2020 ASSA Annual Meeting
December 11, 2019
- Important Determinants of Food Insecurity
October 3, 2019
- Getting Cheesy: Canadian Labels for Dairy Products
October 1, 2019
Quarter 3, 2019
- The Power of Suggestion: “Try the White Milk, It Tastes Good”
September 24, 2019
- Can Latin America Benefit from the U.S. and China Trade War?
September 23, 2019
- Changes in the Multilateral Trading System: Impacts to U.S. Agriculture
September 20, 2019
- Beefing Up Sales: Impacts on Retail and Exports
September 18, 2019
- Flood Insurance and Claims: The Impact of the Community Rating System
September 16, 2019
- AAEA Names New Co-Editor of Choices Magazine
September 11, 2019
- The Development of a Weather-based Crop Disaster Program
September 9, 2019
- AAEA Names New Editor of Applied Economics Perspectives & Policy
September 6, 2019
- Wiley and the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Announce New Partnership
September 4, 2019
- How Does SNAP Serve as a “Right to Food?”
August 30, 2019
- Consumer Preferences: “Asiago Style” vs. Asiago
August 28, 2019
- Ketch(ing)up on Grocery Prices: Am I Getting a Good Deal?
August 21, 2019
- Over 40 Recongnized at 2019 AAEA Annual Meeting
August 1, 2019
- How are Policy Changes Guiding the Future of Applied Economics?
July 19, 2019
- How Does Food Choice Change in Specialized Populations?
July 16, 2019
- Will Trump’s Regulations on Energy be Effective?
July 12, 2019
- The Food Value Chain: Some Key Economic and Policy Issues
July 11, 2019
- In Short Supply: Ways to Promote Diversity and Inclusion in Agricultural Economics
July 10, 2019
- Impacts of Climate Change in Agricultural Production
July 9, 2019
- Could the Future of Food Labeling be Changing?
July 2, 2019
- Immigration and Labor Policy: Effects on U.S. Workers
July 1, 2019
Quarter 2, 2019
- The Buzz on Declining Colonies: The Future of Beekeeping
June 27, 2019
- Washington Policy Outlook
June 26, 2019
- Getting Food Taxes Right: The Effect on the Future
June 25, 2019
- AAEA Invites You to Attend the 2019 Annual Meeting
June 24, 2019
- AAEA Announces a New Publication Series for Teaching
June 21, 2019
- Full Cost of Moving USDA Research Agencies Will Cost Taxpayers Money, Not Save It
June 19, 2019
- Muhammad Appointed onto Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee
June 17, 2019
- Is Academia Lacking Extension in Economic Departments?
June 5, 2019
- Whole Grains on the Rise at Schools Thanks to New Meal Standards
May 30, 2019
- Three AAEA Members Elected to Association’s Leadership
May 21, 2019
- Giving into Peer Pressure: Kansas High Plains Aquifer
May 20, 2019
- Walmart, Hemp, and Food: Prices Effecting Consumers
May 17, 2019
- USDA Crop & Livestock Reports
May 10, 2019
- Zilberman Named Member of National Academy of Sciences
May 2, 2019
- How Dependent is the United States on the Guest Worker Program?
April 18, 2019
- Passing the Buck: Taxes on Rented Farmland
April 15, 2019
Quarter 1, 2019
- Getting to the Root of the Issue: Decline in the Hemp Market
March 13, 2019
- Waste Not Want Not: Public Policy on Household Food Waste
February 14, 2019
- Sour Milk: How Canada May Be a Loser under USMCA
February 7, 2019
- Economic Considerations in Evaluating Food Loss and Waste: Is Zero Optimal?
February 5, 2019
- Does the Price of Groceries Change the Amount of Wasted Food?
February 4, 2019
- Do Larger Farms Mean More Productivity?
February 1, 2019
- Empirical Evidence Suggests Negligible Indirect Land Use Effect of Corn Ethanol in the U.S.
January 28, 2019
- Zilberman Awarded 2019 Wolf Prize
January 21, 2019
- Association Announces 2019 Class of Fellows
January 9, 2019
Quarter 4, 2018
- Does Saving Money at Walmart Really Help You Live Better?
December 27, 2018
- Agriculture and Nutrition: Unpacking the Pathways to Reducing Malnutrition
December 26, 2018
- The Right and Wrong Price of Healthy Food
December 21, 2018
- Crop Insurance in Asia and Africa: Does One Size Fit All?
December 20, 2018
- PayMeToo Movement: Gender Gaps in the Workplace
December 19, 2018
- NAFTA 2.0: The Wins and Losses in the USMCA
December 18, 2018
- The Buzz on Honey and Pollination Services with Declining Pollinators
December 17, 2018
- Ethical Research in Agricultural and Applied Economics
December 14, 2018
- Restoring the American Dream with Research and Policymakers
December 13, 2018
- AAEA Invites the Press to Attend AAEA Sessions at 2019 ASSA Annual Meeting
December 12, 2018
- Does a School Fruit and Veggie Program Lead to Healthy Eating Habits?
December 11, 2018
- Agricultural Data Act of 2018: To Pass or Not to Pass
November 20, 2018
- Milking It for all It’s Worth: Difficulties from Long-Running Structural Changes in the Dairy Industry
November 14, 2018
- Perdue Appoints Purdue Department Head to Board
October 29, 2018
- Food Insecurity and Its Relationship with Terrorism
October 19, 2018
- Putting Your Money Where Your Political Mouth Is
October 17, 2018
- How Do Income Levels Effect the Opioid Epidemic
October 5, 2018
- Engaging Consumers in the Dynamic Local Foods Marketplace
October 3, 2018
Quarter 3, 2018
- A Sweet Deal for Genetically Engineered Sugar
September 27, 2018
- Do Stores Located in Underserved Communities Offer Less Healthy Items?
September 25, 2018
- Did the Salmonella Outbreaks cause Decline in Egg Sales?
September 21, 2018
- What Will the Relocation of ERS Mean for Economists?
September 18, 2018
- Over 40 Awarded at 2018 AAEA Annual Meeting
August 30, 2018
- Effects of Time and Location for School Breakfast Participation
August, 13, 2018
- Will Immigration Policies Lower Rural Economic Development Opportunities?
July 30, 2018
- Changes in the Guest Worker Program
July 27, 2018
- Food Fraud, Food Safety, and Public Policy
July 26, 2018
- Cutting U.S. Food Waste in Half
July 25, 2018
- Washington Policy Outlook on Farm Bill Debate
July 24, 2018
- On a High of Legalization, Leading to Low Prices
July 23, 2018
- 2018 Farm Bill: Outcomes and Consequences
July 20, 2018
- Is Agriculture and Food Becoming CRISPR?
July 19, 2018
- United States Challenges China's Price Support and Market Access
July 18, 2018
- How will International Trade Impact Agriculture
July 17, 2018
- Improving Market Efficiency and Reducing Food Waste
July 16, 2018
- Effects of Renegotiating U.S. Trade Agreements
July 13, 2018
- AAEA Invites You to Attend the 2018 Annual Meeting
July 12, 2018
- How Much are American Drivers Willing to Pay for Ethanol?
July 9, 2018
Quarter 2, 2018
- How Far is a Producer willing to go for a Certified Body?
June 21, 2018
- Could the Price of Labor-Intensive Crops Increase?
June 15, 2018
- U.S.–China Trade Dispute and Potential Impacts on Agriculture
June 13, 2018
- AAEA Members Represent in D.C. Exhibition
June 7, 2018
- Spending Food Assistance Money in a SNAP
June 4, 2018
- Long-term Effects of Meat Recalls
May 31, 2018
- Three AAEA Members Elected to Association’s Leadership
May 22, 2018
- What to Serve a Millennial for Dinner
May 21, 2018
- Connecting Entrepreneurship and Regional Food Networks
May 11, 2018
- Is There a Relationship between Farmers Markets and Food-Borne Illness?
April 9, 2018
- WIC Vouchers and their Purchasing Power Across Metropolitan Areas
April 4, 2018
Quarter 1, 2018
- Fruit vs. Menthol: Consumer Preference in E-Cigarettes
March 16, 2018
- Capturing Synergies Between Youth Livelihoods and Agricultural Transformation
March 13, 2018
- Are Farmers Ready for Increasing Interest Rates?
March 9, 2018
- SNAP-ing to Attention: Future Research on Food Assistance Programs
March 7, 2018
- Trashing Leftovers: What Influences the Decision?
March 5, 2018
- Priorities and Solutions for Society Challenges
February 27, 2018
- Africa Decrease in Food Availability, Increases Violence
February 20, 2018
- Researchers Discuss Farm Income Briefing in Senate
February 8, 2018
- Can U.S. Organic Production Keep Up with Growing Demand?
February 7, 2018
- Do Sunday Sales Lead to Increase in Underage Drinking?
January 29, 2018
- Learning Lessons From the Past in Current Farm Bill Debate
January 10, 2018
- Expert Available on E. coli Outbreak, New Food Safety Standards
January 5, 2018
- Agriculture Production and the Impact on Health and Diets
January 4, 2018
- AAEA Economist: President Trump’s Policies Could Lead to Trade Trouble
January 3, 2018
- The E-Commerce Effect on Agriculture and Food
January 2, 2018
Quarter 4, 2017
- Tax and Trade Changes among AAEA Sessions at ASSA Annual Meeting
December 27, 2017
- "Economics Effects of the U.S. Food Safety Modernization Act"
November 28, 2017
- Finding Real-Life Solutions Growing Food Waste Epidemic
November 21, 2017
- Dr. Jill McCluskey Named to NAS Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources
November 17, 2017
- Considering Critiques of the Growing "Food Movement"
November 16, 2017
- "Can Beer Consumption Be Part of a Healthy Diet?"
November 6, 2017
- AAEA President Jayson Lusk Named Winner of Borlaug CAST Communication Award
October 17, 2017
- Agricultural Economist Wins 2017 World Food Prize
October 16, 2017
- Happier Hens Could Mean You Pay More for Eggs
October 12, 2017
Quarter 3, 2017
- Fighting the Disease Killing Citrus Crops
September 26, 2017
- Turkeys, Trade, and the Avian Flu: AAEA Member Research
September 19, 2017
- Food Labels: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
September 7, 2017
- The Craft Beer Boom: Choices Magazine Special Edition
August 16, 2017
- Changing Nutrition Program to Help Women and Children
July 28, 2017
- Popular Economist, Author Dan Ariely to Speak at AAEA Annual Meeting
July 26, 2017
- Finding Ways to Measure the Increasing Food Waste Issue
July 26, 2017
- Big Money on the Line in Farm Bill Fight
July 25, 2017
- Innovative Research Tool to be Revealed at AAEA Annual Meeting
July 24, 2017
- Social Status or Going Green: The Habits of Hybrid Car Drivers
July 21, 2017