2011 Undergraduate Poster Exhibit

Presented by The University of Akron and the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

College students: Have interesting economic research to share?

All undergraduates are invited to present their research in any area associated with economics. The research may be independent or sponsored by a faculty member.

You could win!

1st place: $200 value gift card
2nd place: $150 value gift card
3rd place: $100 value gift card
Prizes are awarded based on the quality of the research and its presentation.


Friday, April 29, 2011
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided for entrants and faculty sponsors.


Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio

Interested students should send an e-mail to frenna@uakron.edu no later than April 1, 2011.

The email must include:

  1. "Undergraduate Poster Exhibit" in the subject line
  2. Applicant's full name
  3. Title of the project
  4. Name of the faculty sponsor and of the institution
  5. Applicant's graduation date
  6. 250-word abstract of your project.

An e-mail from your faculty sponsor that certifies the authenticity of the work is also expected.

Students whose research has been accepted for the exhibit will receive guidelines for the poster presentation after April 8.

Entrants must be current students or have graduated no earlier than summer 2010.

Family and friends are welcome to attend the exhibit if registered in advance.
To register, send an email to jennifer.k.ransom@clev.frb.org.
There is no registration fee.

Participation by faculty advisors and Econ Club members is strongly encouraged!

For more information, contact:

Francesco Renna
Associate Professor of Economics
The University of Akron
Phone: (330)972-7411
Email: frenna@uakron.edu

Jennifer Ransom
Learning Center Manager
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Phone: (216)579-2025
E-mail: jennifer.k.ransom@clev.frb.org