The Agricultural Economics Research Association (India), a registered society, came into being in 1987, and on date has more than 1000 life members, 110 ordinary members, 122 institutional members and 33 honorary life members from India and abroad. Through it's journal, Agricultural Economics Research Review, the Association contributes to improving quality of research in agricultural economics & policy analysis and rural development
To encourage young professional, the journal also publishes abstracts of the Master’s and Doctoral dissertations in agricultural economics. The Association regularly organizes annual conference on the issues of contemporary importance and undertakes sponsored research in agricultural economics and rural development.
The Association is now widely recognized for its professional contributions and credibility. The journal of the Association, Agricultural Economics Research Review is highly rated by the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences, New Delhi, India.