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2021-2022 Case Competition

The Case Competition conducted by Carolina Economics Club resumed in 2021-22 after a break due to the pandemic. Students were assigned a Case to discuss US Trade Policy on Solar … Read more

2021-2022 FDIC Competition

Three teams from UNC participated in the Second Annual FDIC Challenge conducted by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. The Challenge involved using three large data sets provided by the FDIC … Read more

What is Economics?

It’s that time of year again:  selecting courses for next semester!  And whether you have already decided to major in economics, are taking a few courses to see if you … Read more

2022 Economics Graduation Ceremony

The 2022 Economics graduation ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 7th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Great Hall of the Student Union. We are excited to … Read more

The Undergraduate Prize in Economics, 2022

Brady Smith ­Brady is a double major in Economics (BS) and Mathematics (BS) with a minor in Statistics and Analytics. During his time in the economics department, he has excelled … Read more

Economics Alumnus Justin Hadad Named Carolina’s 53rd Rhodes Scholar

Justin Hadad, a recent graduate (2021) and one of the first students to receive a Bachelor of Science in Economics at UNC, was recently named Carolina’s 53rd Rhodes Scholar. Although … Read more

The Undergraduate Prize in Economics, 2021

Katie Baker Katie is a double major in Economics (BS) and Statistics and Analytics (BS) with a minor in Mathematics. During the Summer of 2020, she was awarded the highly … Read more

2020 Undergraduate Award in Economics

Evelyn (Evie) Morris has received the Economics Department’s annual award for the 2020 Best Undergraduate Major. Evie, a Morehead/Cain Scholar, is one of our most inquisitive and accomplished Economics seniors … Read more

Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

  We’d like to recognize you, our graduating seniors, for working so diligently to overcome the challenges of remote learning and isolation over the past few months. During these unprecedented … Read more

Learning Opportunities, Strategies and Resources for Undergraduate Economic Students

In addition to our expanding course curriculum, the Economics department at UNC offers a multitude of resources and learning opportunities for students to explore the field of economics. Summer Research … Read more