Why Join ECONPress?

Working with ECONPress will give you firsthand experience in the development of the publication from start to finish. In the process you will have the opportunity to contribute creatively and logistically. Responsibilities vary depending upon the position, and include: selecting papers, fundraising and cost estimations, working with economics department faculty, event planning and execution, and strategic marketing for ECONPress. Being an editor for ECONPress will give you greater exposure to economic research and will contribute positively to your resume.

How to Join ECONPress

To apply to the ECONPress Selection Committee please click the Selection Committee Application link below and submit the required form. By submitting the application you will be added to our e-mail list giving you the necessary information to attend the next meeting.To get a better idea of the duties of the Selection Committee please read the Selection Committee Handbook located through the link below. ECONPress meets once a week for continued planning and development. Additional scheduling obligations and deadlines can be found on the “Events” tab calendar for the upcoming semester.

What are the requirements of the Selection Committee?

We are always looking for proactive students who are passionate about economics to join our team. Students interested in joining the ECONPress team should be able to meet the weekly meeting time obligations, as well the required time necessary for contributing to the editing process.

Positions on the Editorial Board and Selection Committee are limited to Northeastern University students only. All Northeastern University students are eligible to apply, however we are most interested in students with majoring in economics or economics related fields.


Editorial Board

Jason Fertig   President, Editor in Chief 

Tajudeen Akinbode   Director of Content, Editor

Li Pan   Director of Logistics, Editor

Tala Borno   Director of Public Relations, Editor

Li Pan   Director of Finance, Editor

Tajudeen Akinbode   Director of Programming, Editor

Haley Peavey   Assistant Director of Public Relations