AAWE, Economics Dept, New York University, 19 W 4th St, 6Fl., New York NY 10012aawe@wine-economics.org

The American Association of Wine Economists AAWE offers 3 Scholarships
for Research Papers in Wine Economics

Each Scholarship provides US$1,500 and grants Free Admission to the
13th Annual AAWE Conference in Vienna/Austria (July 14–18, 2019)
We consider all wine topics related to economics, statistics, and business including submissions that overlap with adjacent fields such as psychology, neuroscience, history, linguistics, viticulture, or enology.

Eligibility and Submission: The objective of the scholarships is to foster high quality research in wine economics. The awards are aimed at economists in their early carrier stages including, but not limited to, graduate students and assistant professors. There is no age limit.
In order to be eligible for scholarship application, we require that at least one author is a current AAWE member (join for $39/year)

Submit a 2500-word outline and your CV by December 23, 2018 to

Funded Projects will be selected by January 31, 2019. Selected projects must be completed by June 16, 2019, and be presented at the Annual AAWE Conference in Vienna (July 14 – July 18, 2019). Subsequent submission to the Journal of Wine Economics is encouraged.

For more information email Dr. Karl Storchmann:

Recipients of AAWE 2018 Scholarships

Ho Shuay-Tsyr (Cornell University)
Alcohol regulation and consumer choice for product variety.

Alex Albright (Harvard University)
Peter Pedroni & Stephen Sheppard (Williams College)
The roles of social media and expert reviews in the market for high-end goods: A case study using wine.

Domen Prešern & Qian Janice Wang
(Oxford University)
Does blind tasting work? Investigating the impact of training on blind tasting accuracy and wine preference.


AAWE 2017 – Awards of Merits

Carlos Bopp (Universidad de Talca, Chile)
Economic performance of Chilean winegrowers: the impact of production approaches and the adoption of technologies


Eva Fernandez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)
Geographical indications in Spain and France: controlling the wine industry, 1900-1980


Adrian Fernandez-Perez (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)
Are there Bubbles in Wine? (joint with Bart Frijns and Alireza Tourani-Rad)


Stephanie. N. Guesten (University of Giessen, Germany)
Wine, wit and wisdom – what promotion flyers can tell us about assortment composition, using the example of wine