Economics Essay Competition for High School Students 2022
‘Common Sense Economics’ book. Free download https://www.econfun.org/hy/
Economics in my life
Invisible Hand in my neighborhood
Sources of growth in my region
Political pressure in my family (school, county/commune, country)
Improper subsidies in my region or country
How I manage my personal finances
Insurance I would pay for
High school (grades 10-12) pupils/students in Armenia
The competition aims to increase economics and finance literacy among the pupils in the high schools.
Proper referencing of any citation, data, ideas, copyrighted material is required
No more than one essay can be submitted by each participant
No parts of the work may be copied/borrowed from other works
The essay may contain up to 750 words
The evaluation is based on the following criteria
Citation from ‘Common Sense Economics’ text and analysis: 20 points
Sound economic thinking: 15 points
Novelty/innovativeness: 15 points
The essays are to be evaluated by a professional committee (comprised of teachers/lecturers and advanced
students of economics).
Essays should be submitted by May 22
Results are announced in May
The award ceremony will be held at the end of May
7 best authors will be getting certificates and gifts during the ceremony.
Only those works that comply with all the requirements will be considered!
For any inquiries send a direct email to firstname.lastname@example.org