Columbia University Environmental Policy Competition

The Columbia Economics Review, an undergraduate journal in economics at Columbia University, invites you to participate in our 6th annual Environmental Policy Competition.

Cash prizes of $600, $300, and $150 will be offered to the top 3 submissions. The winners will be published on the website and recognized by the Earth Institute and will be featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the Columbia Economics Review and on the Columbia Economics Department website. All students are encouraged to apply, regardless of their major and year. This year’s prompt can be found at:

Please register here. All submissions should be sent to along with school name and your names. The registration deadline is December 31, 2018 and applications are due on March 12, 2019.

Please contact Samantha Syme ( with any questions.

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