College Fed Challenge

Fed Challenge Team 2022

Penn won second place at the 2021 College Fed Challenge national championship.


We are recruiting team members for the 2022 cycle. Apply HERE by 10 PM ET Friday, April 22nd.
Interviews will be conducted on Saturday and Sunday, and a decision will be made by Sunday

The Penn College Fed Challenge team represents the Department of Economics at the annual College Fed
, a national competition where teams analyze macroeconomic and financial conditions and
formulate monetary policy recommendations. We welcome all undergraduates interested in economic
research and policy.

Our team advanced to the national championship in 2013, 2019, 2020, and 2021, and most recently won
second place
. We are incredibly grateful to the Economics Department faculty for their enthusiastic
support and mentorship.

Sponsors: Frank Diebold (, Luca Bossi (

2022 Team Captains: Brian Lee (, Roshie Xing (

Past Teams:

  • 2021: Elizaveta Brover, Brian Lee, Isaac Tham, Roshie Xing, David Zhi LuoZhang, Stephanie
  • Nam, Patrick Zhang
  • 2020: Elizaveta Brover, Brian Lee, Jessica Mixon, Renan Muta, Isaac Tham, Arnav Joshi
  • 2019: Elizaveta Brover, Justin Guo, Renan Muta, Aman Virdi, Catherine Wang