The Park Place Economist

The Park Place Economist is one of just a handful of undergraduate journals of economics in the world. The journal publishes scholarly research articles in economics by Illinois Wesleyan University undergraduates. Articles range from basic topical explorations to focused senior research.

Current Issue: Volume 22, Issue 1 (2014)

Prefatory Notes


Cover Art
Tara Simpson '14


Letter from the Editor
Mark Giannis '14

News and Commentary



Editorial Board

Mark Giannis '14
Assistant Editor-in-Chief
Nikki Castle '15
Technical Editor
Erik Bergstrom ‘14
Assistant Technical Editor
Ene Ikpebe ‘15
Emaido Edem ‘15
Proofreading Editor
Michael Hennel ‘16
News Editors
Nick Huskisson ‘17
Tia Patsavas ‘16
Faculty Advisor
Dr. Robert M. Leekley
Cover Artist
Tara Simpson ‘14
Article Editors
Carl Anderson ‘16
Joseph Bakke ‘16
Jake Bates ‘14
Erik Bergstrom ‘14
Nikki Castle ‘15
Emaido Edem ‘15
Ene Ikpebe ‘15
Brigitta Jakob ‘17
Lu Liao ‘17
Leah Liu ‘15
Liz Liubicich ‘14
Hanlan Lu ‘16
Shane Rishe ‘14
Ben White ‘14