RaboBank Headquarters, Utrecht
Founded in 2016, the National Economics Olympiad (NEO) is a problem-solving competition for Bachelor and Master students in Economics, organized by the study association AEclipse and the Royal Dutch Economic Association (KVS) in close collaboration with Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and the Dutch Journal on Policy Economics (ESB).
Students in teams of three are tasked with solving challenging questions set by professors from different Dutch institutions encompassing topics related to the varied branches of economics. Over a three-hour period, these teams will attempt to solve these questions with the highest scoring team winning a prize of 300 EUR, the second place team 150 EUR, and the third place team 75 EUR. There is a separate prize for the highest scoring team of Bachelor students; being compensated 75 EUR.
The 7th NEO will have a lecture from former director of the Bureau of Economic analysis, Dr. Coen Teulings, a renowned expert in the area of Labour
This year, the RaboBank research team will provide workshops, giving insights into career opportunities and growth, tailored for students in this industry.
Have a free drink and snack while interacting with fellow economic students from across the country and professional economists following our keynote lecture and awards ceremony
Registrations for this year are closed
Deadline: February 15, 2023