AERE Student Membership

Thank you for your interest in the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists!  Our goal is to promote more and better communication among economists who are interested in environmental and natural resource economics issues. We hope that you will join our efforts to achieve this result.

AERE membership terms follow the calendar year (January to December).  Memberships purchased between January 1 and October 1 are for the current calendar year.  Memberships purchased on or after October 1 are applied to the next calendar year.

AERE student memberships start at $25 and offer the same benefits as AERE Individual Memberships but at a substantially reduced rate.

Proof of student status is required for student membership. That proof can consist of a letter from your university, an unofficial transcript, or an electronic link to your university showing your current student status. Please email your proof to [email protected]

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 Student Membership Benefits

AERE offers a number of benefits for members, making the return on a membership more valuable than ever:

    • Reduced registration fees for the AERE Summer Conference (valued at $100!) and the World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (held every four years) 

    • Opportunity to present research in AERE-sponsored sessions at a variety of conferences throughout the year, including the AERE Summer Conference, the World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists, the American Economic Association Annual Meeting at ASSA, and the annual meetings of the Eastern Economics Association (EEA)Midwest Economic Association (MEA), the Southern Economic Association (SEA), and the Western Economic Association International (WEAI)

    • Free online subscriptions to the Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (JAERE) and the Review of Environmental Economics and Policy (REEP) (valued at over $250!)

    • A 20% discount off a subscription to Environment and Development Economics

    • A 20% discount on books published by Oxford University Press

    • A 50% discount on dues for membership in EAERE

    • Access to the monthly AERE E-News, containing information about upcoming conferences, a variety of notices related to environmental research and policy, position announcements, and more
    • Access to two AERE luncheons each year, providing a special opportunity to renew old friendships and establish new ones with colleagues who share your professional interests (one at the AERE Summer Conference, which includes a keynote address and the annual AERE awards ceremony, and one in January during the ASSA meeting, featuring the annual Fellow's Talk and the presentation of the AERE Outstanding Dissertation Award)

    Return/Refund/Cancellation Policy

    Membership dues are non-refundable. Payments for events will be refunded if requested by the deadline listed for the event. However, a $50 administrative fee will be withheld for any refund.

    For membership questions, please contact: 

    AERE Headquarters

    Ph: 407-774-7880
    Email: 
    [email protected]