EIN 36-2166945

American Economic Association (AEA)

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
101
Year formed
1923
Most recent tax filings
2019-12
NTEE code, primary
Financials as of 2019-12
Revenues
$12.3m
+$171k
1.4%
 
$11m: Prog svcs
 
$1m: Invst income
 
$375k: Non-invt sales, net
Expenses
$12.8m
+$224k
1.8%
 
$5m: Salaries, non-officers
 
$4m: Expense, other
 
$1m: Comp, officers
 
$2m: Misc other expenses
Assets
$47.7m
+$7m
17.4%
 
$44m: Stocks & bonds
 
$2m: A/R
 
$1m: Savings
 
$235k: Misc other assets
Liabilities
$4m
+$274k
7.4%
 
$3m: Defer rev
 
$672k: Accts pay
Description
Established in 1885, the American Economic Association (AEA) is a, non-partisan, scholarly association dedicated to the discussion and publication of economics research.

Program areas at AEA

The aea holds conferences and programs throughout the year including the annual meeting - where the aea in conjunction with 62 associations in related disciplines known as the allied social sciences associations (assa), holds a three-day meeting each january to present papers on general economics topics. Other conference/workshops held include the aea summer program, continuing education conference, cement workshops and the ctree conference.
Publishing of "American Economic review," "journal of Economic literature," "journal of Economic perspectives," "aej:economic policy," "aej:applied economics," "aej:macroeconomics," "aej:microeconomics and "aer: insights." Approximately 23,000 members and subscribers served.
Production and maintenance of "econlit" - a database of Economic papers, articles, etc from top Economic sources which can be used for research.

Form 990s for AEA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-02-22990View PDF
2018-122020-01-13990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-02-21990View PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Financials for AEA

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$3,200
Program services$10,560,762
Investment income and dividends$1,328,284
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$375,364
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$12,267,610

Personnel at AEA

NameTitleCompensation
Peter L RousseauSecretary - Treasurer$207,105
Barbara FiserDirector Finance and Administration$155,385
Jane Emily VorosDirector Pub Services$187,391
 Subscribe to viewDirector, Africa Research and Programs, Center for International Development
 Subscribe to viewWebsite Manager$101,326
...and 16 more key personnel

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Nonprofit Types
Issues
Characteristics
Key performance indicators
Total revenues
$12,267,610
2019
Yearly growth
1.4%
% of revenues
n/a
Total expenses
$12,775,976
2019
Yearly growth
1.8%
% of expenses
n/a
Total assets
$47,723,340
2019
Yearly growth
17.4%
% of assets
n/a
Num. employees
101
2019
Yearly growth
-8.2%
% of total
n/a
General information
Address
2014 Broadway No 305
Nashville, TN 37203
Metro area
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN
Website URL
aeaweb.org/ 
Phone
(615) 322-2595
Facebook page
AEAjournals 
Twitter profile
@aeajournals 
IRS details
EIN
36-2166945
Fiscal year end
December
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1923
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
S41: Promotion of Business
NAICS code, primary
813920: Professional Associations
Parent/child status
Independent
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