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Choices Magazine

Choices is the principal outreach vehicle of AAEA. Choices provides current coverage on economic implications of food, farm, resource or rural community issues directed toward a broad audience. Articles are peer reviewed. Choices is a free, online-only publication.

Choices publishes thematic groupings of papers and individual papers. The topics repeatedly visited in Choices are agriculture and trade, resources and the environment, consumers and markets, agribusiness and finance, and rural community issues.  All manuscripts are subject to peer review for publication consideration.

Choices Award Winning Articles

Submitting to Choices

You can learn more about submitting to Choices by reading the Submission Instructions. If you have any questions about the type of manuscripts suitable for publication in Choices, please contact the Editor.


Janet Perry, Retired USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service
Kynda Curtis, Utah State University

Technical Editor

Amy Bekkerman, Precision Edits
Kathy Lipton, formerly of USDA-Economic Research Service

Choices Editorial Council

Kathryn Boys, North Carolina State University
Rebekka Dudensing, Texas A&M
Derek Farnsworth, University of Florida
Joe Glauber, IFPRI
Scott Irwin, University of Illinois at Ubana-Champaign
Nathan Kauffman, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Ricky Volpe, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Ron Rainey, University of Arkansas
Cesar L. Escalante, University of Georgia - Athens
Ariel Dinar, University of California, Riverside
Jennifer Ifft, Cornell University
James Sterns, Oregon State University
Russel Tronstad, University of Arizona
Amanda Countryman, Colorado State University

Editorial Communications

Proposed manuscripts, thematic proposals, and comments should be emailed to the co-editors: Kynda Curtis ( or Janet Perry (