Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the world′s largest academic honor societies.
The Morelle Legg International Internship for Women This scholarship is awarded every one to two years to a female junior major in the Department of Commerce and Business or the Department of Economics to allow her to obtain work experience in a foreign country during the summer following her junior year. The selection committee considers factors such as overall and major grade point average, completion of relevant business courses, and language skills in evaluating candidates. This is a merit-based scholarship funded by an anonymous donor.
There are a number of fields of study within the economics discipline. You can sample many of them during your time at Rhodes through your coursework, optional research opportunities, and even internships. Some of the fields within economics include:
International Economics - International economists study trade among nations and the flow of finance across international borders. Globalization and the deficit in the U.S. balance of payments with other countries are current concerns.
Marshall Gramm, C. Nicholas McKinney and Matt E. Ryan, "Information Effects and National Hockey League Betting Market Efficiency," forthcoming in The Journal of Gambling Business and Economics.
C. Nicholas McKinney and John B. Van Huyck, "Eureka Learning: Heuristics and Deliberation Time in Complex Games of Perfect Information," forthcoming in Games and Economic Behavior.