The Asian Society of Agricultural Economists (ASAE) is a recognized association of agricultural economists and other related professionals who focus research/development studies on Asia.
It aims to:
- foster the application of the science of agriculture economics conditions of Asian rural people and their associated communities
- advance knowledge of agricultural processes and economic organization of Asian agriculture, food, resources, and environment
- and facilitate communication and exchange of information among those concerned with rural welfare throughout Asia.
ASAE engages activities within the sphere of its objectives and what may have been authorized by the ASAE Council, such as international and regional meeting and seminars, and the publication of reports. A major conference of the ASAE is held every three years.