EconOlympiad is a two-part competition focused on the application, not merely the knowledge, of economics. The first part is a presentation round in which you and your team will have three weeks to develop and submit a video that responds to one of the two provided prompts. The second part is a debate round. After completing the presentation, top teams will advance to a debate round. A prompt will be released, and teams will have one week to research and prepare. will compose your team’s final score.
Professors from the country’s top economics programs will serve as judges for both the presentation and debate rounds.
2022 EconOlympiad Prompt & Guidelines
Competitors will have up to one week to create their presentation up to 10 minutes in duration. There will be 2 prompts to choose from: one that focuses on Microeconomics and the other that concentrates on Macroeconomics concepts. Your group will have a chance to research the prompts, take a position, provide facts to support your argument, and use your reasoning to tie it all together.
Top teams will participate in a debate with a prompt different from previous choices, determining the final EconOlympiad winners.
Team Matching: A New Way To Find Members
Are you looking to join a team or would like some extra members to join yours? Join our Discord server and react to the “finding teams” message in the “EconOlympiad” channel! Doing this will allow you to join a channel specifically for team finding, where you will be able to meet others who are looking for teammates as well.
If you are not able to give yourself the role via the above process for some reason, please fill out this form so we can manually give you the role. Happy team finding!