A publication of AAEA

A publication of AAEA

About Choices

Choices, the magazine of food, farms and resource use, is the principal outreach 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.


Zhengfei Guan, University of Florida
Ruiqing Miao, Auburn University

Technical Editors

Amy Bekkerman, Precision Edits

Choices Editorial Council

Ariel Dinar, University of California, Riverside
James Sterns, Oregon State University
Russell Tronstad, University of Arizona
Ben Campbell, University of Georgia
Olga Isengildina-Massa, Virginia Tech
Brandon McFadden, University of Arkansas
Hayk Khachatryan, University of Florida
Amanda Countryman, Colorado State University
Lijun Chen, University of Florida
Cole Ehmke, USDA - Economic Research Service
Cory Walters, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Kuan-Ming Huang, Mississippi State University

Editorial Communications

All individual and opinion articles should be submitted using our online system at: Thematic proposals and questions/comments should be emailed to the co-editors: Ruiqing Miao (, and Zhengfei Guan ( Please review the Submission Guidelines before submitting an article for publication consideration.