Welcome to the National Economics Challenge!
Find a recap of the event, with photos and video footage, here.
The Council for Economic Education will host the 19th Annual National Economics Challenge in New York City on May 18 – 20, 2019. Cash prizes, trophies, and medals for the top teams at nationals. Rounds will cover Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, International and current events. There will be critical thinking rounds and quiz bowl rounds and an international round.
Competitions are held at the State, National Semi-Final, and National Final levels for high school students in two divisions:
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State winners advance to the National Semi-Finals. From there, the top eight highest scoring teams in the two divisions are selected to attend the National Finals in New York City for a three-day trip and celebration to compete for top awards and honors:
In addition to the awards listed above, CEE will be presenting The Russell Glass Individual Achievement Award to the top Adam Smith Division scholar for best individual achievement based on his/her combined test score (Round 1-3) and overall presentation skills.
Do you have what it takes?
Watch the video to see if your team has what it takes to make it to the 2019 National Economics ChallengeSM Finals.