Elena Irwin, Joyce Chen elected to AAEA roles

Two faculty members in CFAES’ Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics (AEDE) are taking on leadership roles with their professional organization, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA). 

Elena Irwin, professor of environmental economics, was elected to serve on AAEA’s executive board. Joyce Chen, associate professor specializing in development economics, was elected chair of the Committee on Women in Agricultural Economics, a section of AAEA that promotes the welfare of women and other underrepresented groups in agricultural economics. 

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