About ODE

Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the largest academic honor societies worldwide. It aims to:

  • Recognize scholastic excellence in economics;
  • Honor outstanding achievements in economics;
  • Create closer ties between students and faculty in economics in institutions of higher education and among them;
  • Publish its official journal, The American Economist; and
  • Sponsor panels at professional meetings and the Iving Fisher and Frank W. Taussig competitions.