Fed Challenge Team takes second place at annual competition

The Gettysburg College Fed Challenge Team took second place at the annual competition at Lehigh University on Nov. 7. The team consisted of Mike McGrane ‘14, P.J. Galvin ‘14, Emily Sasse ‘14, Seth Katz ‘13, and Matt Novak ‘14.

The Fed Challenge is a competition organized by the Federal Reserve System in which students analyze the state of the macroeconomy and make recommendations for monetary policy. The team placed ahead of teams from Princeton, Lafayette College, Lehigh University, and other schools in the mid-Atlantic region before being edged out by the University of Pennsylvania in the final round.