2022 Minnesota Economics Challenge!

  • January 1 - March 23, 2022: Teacher & Team/Student Registration
  • March 23, 2022: Deadline to Inform MCEE of Regional Testing Date
  • April 1-12, 2022: Regional Competition - Virtual
  • April 15, 2022: Deadline to Inform MCEE of State Testing Date
  • April 15-24, 2022: State Competition - Virtual
  • ASAP: Deadline to Inform MCEE of State Testing Date - Quiz Bowl Round (Top 2 teams in each division)
  • April 26-28, 2022: State Competition - Quiz Bowl Round (Top 2 teams in each division) - Virtual
  • May 3, 2022: Deadline to Register for National Semi-Finals (First Place Adam Smith & David Ricardo divisions)
  • May 9-12, 2022: National Semi-Finals - Virtual
  • May 16-22, 2021: National Finals - Round 1: Critical Thinking Round - Virtual
  • June 4-6, 2022: National Finals - Finals: Quiz Bowl (4 teams per division) - In-Person

  • Teachers - Register starting January 1, 2022, and start creating your student teams. 

Every teacher in Minnesota is invited to have student teams compete in the Economics Challenge. Please Note: In 2022, due to the Competition again being virtual, there will be no limit on the number of teams a teacher can register for the Regional Competition.

How To Guides: 

  1. Teacher Registration
  2. Creating Teams
  3. Student Access Codes
  4. Completing the Challenge
  5. Student Data Access
  • Students - Study hard, the Economics Challenge will test your knowledge of Economics.

Good luck to all our student competitors! The Economics Challenge is a great way to flex your intellectual muscle and participate with students from across Minnesota in an exciting and fun competition.

For more information on the Challenge rules, click on "The Rules" on the lefthand taskbar.

Visit the MCEE website for more details such as sample tests, FAQs, and more!

Congratulations to the 2021 winners of the MN State Economics Challenge!