Franklin P. Perdue School of Business

 

Omicron Delta Epsilon: About Us

Starting at left: J. Erik Hanson, Vice-President; Amber Zirnhelt, Secretary/Treasurer; and
Matthew McMaster, President.
Objective

The objectives of Omicron Delta Epsilon:

  • the recognition of scholastic attainment and the honoring of outstanding achievements in economics;
  • the establishment of closer ties between students and faculty in economics within colleges and universities, and among colleges and universities;
  • the publication of an official journal, The American Economist; and
  • the sponsoring of panels at professional meetings as well as the Irving Fisher and Frank W. Taussig competitions.