Updated November 17, 2015 - The Marquette University's Fed Challenge team advanced to the final round of competition. (The first round included 16 universities, including:
Northwestern, University of Chicago, Marquette, Ball State, Notre Dame, Michigan State, Central Michigan, DePaul, Eastern Michigan, Grand Valley State, IPFW, UIC, U Iowa, UW Madison, UW Whitewater, and Carthage College).
Competing against some of the strongest economics programs in the Midwest, the Marquette team (with three AIM students) competed against the University of Chicago, Northwestern University, and Ball State in the final round of the 2015 regional College Fed Challenge at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Northwestern, Chicago, and Marquette ranked first, second and third in the competition.
Special thanks to out to Abdur Chowdhury, Stephen Cole, Thomas Gregg and Jose Zenteno for coaching and helping the team prepare for this year's competition.
Congratulations to Marquette's Fed Challenge Team!