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AAEA Names New Co-Editor of Choices Magazine

Marshall begins new role in January 2020

AAEA has named a new co-editor of the Choices Magazine. Maria Marshall from the Purdue University will begin her new role in January 2020.

Co-editor of Choices, Alison Davis says, "I look forward to working with Maria as we begin to develop new opportunities to attract relevant, timely, and impactful publications."

Marshall says, “I am very excited to be part of the editorial team. I look forward to maintaining and enhancing Choices’ reach and the Association’s engagement with our stakeholders as a demonstration of the important work performed by agricultural and applied economists.”

Choices, the magazine of food, farms and resource use, is the principal otreach vehicle of the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association, AAEA. In 1986, AAEA announced the launch of Choices, which began as a print magazine and has evolved into a free, online-only publication. Choices provides peer-reviewed articles exploring the economic implications of current food, farm, resource or rural community issues directed toward a broad audience.

Rotating off as a Choices Co-Editor is Kynda Curtis from Utah State University. If you are interested in setting up an interview, please contact Allison Scheetz in the AAEA Business Office.

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. To learn more, visit

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