State Level - Wisconsin Competition
Registration is open for the 2016 Econ Challenge!
Please register your team or teams for one of the following dates:
April 7 - Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention
1 N Main Street /
April 8 - Holiday Inn Milwaukee Riverfront /
4700 N Port Washington Rd. /
April 11 -Clarion Hotel Campus Area /
2703 Craig Road /
Registration is FREE!
The Wisconsin Economics Challenge is an opportunity for teams of three (3) or four (4) high school students (four team limit per school) to demonstrate their knowledge of economics concepts in a competitive and FUN atmosphere! Any
Wisconsin student enrolled in a high school course for credit during the 2015-16 academic year can participate. Students can compete at one of three host sites and in one of two divisions: David Ricardo or Adam Smith.
How does the Economics Challenge Work?
The 2016 Wisconsin Economics Challenge, presented by EconomicsWisconsin, starts with individual micro and macro tests. Then, each team takes a group exam on international economics/current events. After lunch, all teams participate in the Super Quiz. The day concludes with the top two teams in each division going head-to-head in the Quiz Bowl.
Statewide winners can participate in the National Semifinals at their own school on Tuesday,April 26*. The top four teams in the semifi nals will qualify for an all-expenses paid trip to New York City to compete in the National Finals sponsored by the Council for Economic Education!
APRIL 19, 2016: STATE CHAMPIONS ANNOUNCED
APRIL 26, 2016 (APRIL 21, 2016*): NATIONAL Semi-Final
State Champions are announced and are invited to participate in the National Semi-Finals. The State Champion will compete in the National Semi-Final.
*Test date for schools that are Closed on 4/26/16
MAY 20–23, 2016: NATIONAL FINALS
The top four teams in each division from the National Semi-Final will compete for the national title.
More information found on the CEE Webiste - http://economicschallenge.councilforeconed.org/
The Arnold & Lois Domer Foundation
The Alberta S. Kimball-Mary L. Anhaltzer Foundation