John Hoag announces their Undergraduate Economics Essay contest. They accept student papers on all topics, papers are screened and finalists chosen. The finalists are invited to Bowling Green on Saturday, April 12, 2008 to present their work at a small conference. Cash awards will be made at the conference (first place yields $150 for each of micro and macro, second place is $100, third is $50). The dead line for submission of the paper is February 29, 2008 to firstname.lastname@example.org, John Hoag, Chair, Department of Economics, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403. Email him for more details and say you read it here.