Appalachian economics students place first in regional and district College Fed Challenge, earn honorable mention in finals
By Haley Childers and Dr. Mark Stazicich
BOONE, N.C.—Economics students from the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University received an honorable mention, as did Princeton University and University of Chicago, for their work in the 13th annual national College Fed Challenge. The Federal Reserve System Board of Governors announced the awards Dec. 1. The team placed first in their Regional and District competitions before moving on to the finals in Washington, D.C.