THE SOCIETY was founded in 1926. It is a learned society and a company limited by guarantee. It promotes the study and teaching of all disciplines relevant to the agricultural, food and related industries, and to rural society and environment.
The Society’s President for 2020 – 2021 is Caroline Saunders (caretaker role)
Other Officers and Members of the Executive Committee are:
Caroline Saunders, President
Janet Dwyer, President Elect
John Davis, Past President
Stephen Ramsden, Chairman of Executive
Wilfrid Legg, Hon. Secretary
Derek Shepherd, Hon. Treasurer
Frederic Ang, Conference Programme Secretary
David Harvey, Editor (Journal of Agricultural Economics) - ex officio
John Davis, Editor (EuroChoices) - ex officio
Tim Lloyd (EAAE liaison officer) - ex officio
John Curnow/Michael Bourne/Grant Davies (Defra Liaison Officer)
Neil Chalmers (Social Media Manager) - ex officio
Jonathan Brooks (co-opted)
Tel: +44 (0) 1295 750 182
Company Limited by Guarantee 4323127. Registered in England and Wales.
Agricultural Economics Society
c/o Ellacotts LLP, Countrywide House, 23 West Bar, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9SA.
VAT Reg No: GB 316 7948 28
The Memorandum and Articles of Association (updated in 2017) can be downloaded here
The chairman's report from the AGM 2020 is available here