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Research Frontiers in Agricultural Trade and Policy

AAEA members present research at ASSA 2024

AAEA invites media to attend their sessions at the ASSA 2024 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX.

On Sunday, January 7, 2024 at 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (CST) at the Grand Hyatt, four AAEA members will speak at the session “Research Frontiers in Agricultural Trade and Policy.”

Presentations in this session include (speakers are listed first):

Expanding the Phytosanitary Exclusion Zone: Impacts on U.S.-Mexico Avocado Trade

  • K. Aleks Schaefer, Oklahoma State University
  • Irvin Royas, Center for Research and Teaching in Economics

Global Trade Reallocation and Welfare Implications of the Russia-Ukraine War for Cereal Grains and Oilseeds

  • Carlos Zurita Castro, North Dakota State University
  • Sandro Steinbach, North Dakota State University

A Three-Country Study on Consumer Responses to Political Conflicts: Boycott, Buycott, or Standby

  • H. Holly Wang, Purdue University
  • Hao Na, Beijing Technology and Business

Towards the Theory of Zero Welfare Tariff

  • Andrew Schmitz, University of Florida
  • Sheikh Jafar Emran, University of Florida

View all of the AAEA sessions taking place at the 2024 ASSA Meeting on the AAEA website:

If you are interested in attending the session in person, please contact Allison Ware 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 three journals, the Journal of the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (an open access journal), 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 Ware
Senior Communications & Membership Manager
(414) 918-3190