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AAEA Invites You to Attend the 2019 Annual Meeting

Experts from around the globe to present research and studies

The Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) invites you to attend our 2019 AAEA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA, July 21-23 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. There are over 900 expert speakers presenting in more than 200 concurrent sessions. Over 1400 agricultural and applied economists from around the world are expected to attend. Media and press are invited to attend any concurrent session, or plenary session with a complimentary media registration.

Presentation topics include: environmental policy, energy regulations, food taxes, climate impact, food choice, labor policy, diversity, beekeeping, genetically modified foods, among many others. For a full list of presentations and sessions search for “AAEA 2019” in the app store.

The Keynote speaker, Pamela Ronald, from the University of California, Davis will speak on “serving up Science: Plant Genetics and the Future of Food” on Sunday, July 21, from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm in Marquis Ballroom C&D.

AAEA President-Elect, Keith Coble from Mississippi State University will discuss “Relevant and/or Elegant Economics” in his Presidential Address on Monday, July 22, from 8:30 am – 9:30 am in Marquis Ballroom C&D.

Alan Olmstead from the University of California, Davis will give his Fellows Address on “Historical and Institutional Perspectives on American Agricultural Development” on July 23, from 8:30 am – 9:30 am in Marquis Ballroom C&D.

David Card from the University of California, Berkeley will close out the meeting with his Galbraith Forum on Tuesday, July 23, from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm in Marquis Ballroom C&D.

If you are interested in attending the 2018 AAEA Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., please contact Allison Scheetz in the AAEA Business Office for a complimentary registration. You can also learn more on our Annual Meeting Media Kit page.

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