Society for Economic Anthropology

Society for Economic Anthropology

A section of the American Anthropological Association.

Discover, Connect, and Excel with SEA

Join a diverse community exploring economic and social connections.


SEA members meet twice per year: once at the annual meeting of the AAA and again during our small-sized, annual spring meetings. Join us!


Economic Anthropology makes high-caliber, innovative research on economic and social life available to scholarly, practitioner, and general audiences alike.


The SEA rewards excellence at all stages, from undergraduate research, to graduate level field work and beyond. Learn about exciting, new findings and research underway.


“Mergers & Acquisitions” is a podcast that explores exchanges in and beyond the field of economic anthropology.

2024 Annual Meeting:
“Work and the Data Economy”

Tufts University, Medford, MA
April 18-20, 2024

Tufts University

Kate Browne Creativity in Research Award

Nominations Due January 31, 2023