For those interested in exploring opportunities and careers in Economics, check out the following links !

Summer Opportunities

These programs offer undergraduate students an opportunity to produce research at a top university in preparation for graduate school. 

American Economic Association Summer Training Program


Leadership Alliance Summer Research Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)


Big Ten Academic Alliance Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) 

Post-baccalaureate opportunities

These programs serve an excellent bridge between undergraduate and graduate studies, by offering mentored research experience and affording students the opportunity to take additional coursework to help them excel in graduate school. Students receive a full year-around stipend.

Stanford University Research Fellows Program

Yale Univeristy ESI-PREP

Harvard University Research Scholar Initiative 

Ph.D Excellence Initiative Program New York University

Hot Metal Bridge Program


Smith College for Women Mathematics Post- Baccalaureate Program




Summer Programs

Research Assistant Positions

These opportunities offer recent graduates with backgrounds in economics, statistics, and mathematics opportunities to work alongside professional economists  on different economic research projects.  


Federal Reserve System


National Bureau of Economic Research

Brookings Institution


Urban Institute


Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance

American Enterprise Institute


Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab 

*For those interested in tips when applying to research assistant positions, check out this guide from J-PAL.