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Editor's Corner

As you have undoubtedly learned by attending our annual meetings, SAA and the discipline have grown substantially over the past few years. Two articles in this issue give us some insight into not only our size, but our composition as well. Mindy Zeder concludes her summary of the SAA census, and I think you'll find a number of important insights in her work as well as some surprises. Barbara Stark and her colleagues provide us with a different perspective on our field--gender bias in editorial board composition. Although as a discipline we have included women in ever greater numbers in many academic, field, government, and management settings--as our census has shown--it seems that much of this growth has yet to include editorial boards of major and minor journals. I hope the publication of these papers will act as an incentive to reform these boards when possible.