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
- 2020 Outstanding Choices Article:
Is the Emerging U.S. Hemp Industry Yet Another Boom–Bust Market for U.S. Farmers?
James Sterns, Oregon State University
- 2019 Outstanding Choices Article:
Impacts of possible Chinese 25% Tariff on U.S. Soybeans and Other Agricultural Commodities
Farzad Taheripour, Purdue University and Wallace E. Tyner, Purdue University
- 2018 Outstanding Choices Article:
Tracking the Evolution and Recent Development in Whole Farm Insurance Programs
Beau Olen, Oregon State University and JunJie Wu, Oregon State University
- 2017 Outstanding Choices Article:
The Making of a Farm Bill
Stephanie Mercier, Farm Journal Foundation
- 2016 Outstanding Choices Article:
Russia's Economic Crisis and its Agricultural and Food Economy
Olga Liefert, USDA-Economic Research Service; William M. Liefert; USDA-Economic Research Service
- 2015 Outstanding Choices Article:
Losing the Plot? Agricultural Research Policy and the 2014 Farm Bill
Philip Pardey, Jason Beddow, and Steven Buccola
- 2014 Outstanding Choices Article:
A Regional Look at the Distribution of Farm Program Payments and How It May Change with a New Farm Bill
John Antle and Laurie Houston
- 2013 Outstanding Choices Article:
Can the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010 Help Trim America’s Waistline?
Patricia Duffy, Fumiko Yamazaki, and Claire A. Zizza
- 2012 Outstanding Choices Article:
The Influence of Urban Areas on Farmland Values
Todd Kuethe, Jennifer Ifft, and Mitch Morehart
Submitting to Choices
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