The American Association of Wine Economists (AAWE) is a non-profit, educational organization dedicated to encouraging and communicating economic research and analyzes and exchanging ideas in wine economics. The Association''s principal activities include publishing a refereed semi-annual journal -- The Journal of Wine Economics -- and staging scholarly conferences that are forums for current wine related economic research.
Members of AAWE are economists from around the world -- in academia, business, government, and research. Benefits of Individual Membership include an individual subscription to the Journal of Wine Economics and member rates on conference participation and journal manuscript submission. AAWE also extends Institutional Membership to academic institutions, business firms, and other organizations who share AAWE''s objectives and wish to provide special opportunities for their economists to participate in AAWEs activities.