Inside the Fed Experience

The Fed Experience is an interactive exhibit that lets visitors explore their connection to the economy. The exhibit is free and open to the public.



An academic competition designed to expand the community's understanding of the Federal Reserve System's unique role in the economy and the importance of Federal Open Market Committee decisions.

2016 registration information to come

In 2015, participating colleges and universities will organize and host the preliminary regional rounds of the competition. Register by emailing the regional organizer in your region. The registration deadline for all regional competitions is October 2, 2015. 

Regional competition winners will advance to participate in a semi-final competition round at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond on November 20, 2015. The semi-final competition winner will advance to compete in the finalist competition at the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C. on December 2, 2015 with other teams from participating Reserve Banks. 

Regional organizers should be contacted with any questions about the regional competitions. 

Find Your Region

Region 1 Organizers
Philip Heap, James Madison University
Oleg Korenok, Virginia Commonwealth University
Competition Location: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business, Richmond, VA
Competition Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015

Region 2 Organizer
Matthew Chambers,Towson University  
Competition Location:  Towson University, Towson, Md.
Competition Date: Friday, October 30, 2015

Region 3 Organizer
Mike Aguilar
Competition Location: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.  
Competition Date: October 30, 2015

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