Benefits of membership

Membership in ODE brings a number of benefits:

  • International recognition of scholastic achievement in economics.
  • A publication outlet for promising undergraduate and graduate student papers in The American Economist, the journal of Omicron Delta Epsilon.
  • Closer academic and professional relationships with fellow ODE members and faculty at Temple and at other universities.
  • The chance to attend ODE-sponsored meetings at annual conventions of regional, national, and international associations.
  • Eligibility to compete for the Frank Taussig and Irving Fisher Awards (both cash prizes and publication of essays).
  • Eligibility to compete for the Outstanding Student Leader Award.
  • Free on-line access to The American Economist.