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AAEA Invites the Press to Attend AAEA Sessions at 2020 ASSA Annual Meeting

Experts from around the globe to present new research and studies

The Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) invites members of the press to attend AAEA sessions at the 2020 Allied Social Science Associations (ASSA) Annual Meeting, happening in San Diego, CA on January 3 and 4, 2020, at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego. Media and press are invited to attend any concurrent session, or plenary session with a complimentary media registration.

AAEA will host two sessions on Friday, January 3, 2020 followed by the T.W. Schultz Memorial Lecture & Reception by Susan Athey from Stanford University. On Saturday, January 4, 2020, AAEA will have 4 more sessions followed by a Networking Reception for mingling. Each individual session will have 4 researchers/presenters on a given topic. Topics include; innovations and automation in agriculture, climate change, women in economics, food markets and pricing, producer adaptations, and adaptations of developing countries.

If you are interested in attending the AAEA sessions at the 2020 ASSA Annual Meeting, please contact Allison Scheetz in the AAEA Business Office for a complimentary registration. Learn more about AAEA sessions:

ABOUT AAEA: Established in 1910, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) is the leading professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in more than 60 countries. Members of the AAEA work in academic or government institutions as well as in industry and not-for-profit organizations, and engage in a variety of research, teaching, and outreach activities in the areas of agriculture, the environment, food, health, and international development. The AAEA publishes two journals, the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, as well as the online magazine Choices and the online open access publication series Applied Economics Teaching Resources. To learn more, visit

Contact: Allison Scheetz
Senior Communications Manager
(414) 918-3190