School may be out for summer, but the learning continues for economics students looking to sharpen their skills outside of the classroom. From reading articles to drafting a paper for professional review, or entering any of a myriad of economics-related contests, students have no shortage of opportunities to gain new perspectives in their field while gaining experience crucial to their resume.
Flex your writing skills
Drafting an essay for review by professional associations is a great way to explore a particular area of economics while preparing a portfolio piece that will add flavor to your resume and arm you with a discussion topic come job interview time. Read more