Benefits of membership include:
- Access to the highly regarded Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AJARE), a leading international scientific journal which is a forum for innovative and scholarly research in agricultural and resource economics, with four issues a year;
- Access to prizes to encourage excellence in Journal articles, post-graduate theses, undergraduate studies, and conference presentations in Australia, New Zealand and the United States;
- Receipt of AARES News and Views, the Society's newsletter, three times a year which contains information about future events, calls for awards, topical articles about developments in AARES, etc.
- Discounted registration to the Society's annual conference with associated workshops in February of each year. The program typically consists of keynote addresses by distinguished speakers, paper sessions, research reviews of current trends and issues, and alternative format sessions. The Conference represents an outstanding opportunity for delegates to network, share ideas and hear from some of the foremost experts in the field.
Individual members receive copies of the Society's journal AJARE along with the Newsletter, and are eligible for discounted registrations to AARES conferences and AARES symposia. Members can elect to receive either electronic or printed copy of the Journal through the new membership process. A price differential, offering lower subscription rates to members who elect to take the electronic copy of the Journal only, will apply.
Memberships run from January to December, however, you can renew anytime from 1 October, which will cover you to the end of the following year, effectively giving up to 15 months membership. If you have any questions about the above, please contact the Central Office.