For the second year in row, UCLA received honorable mention at the Fed Challenge. This result puts UCLA in the top 6 schools out of 84 participants. The Fed Challenge is a nationwide competition among colleges and universities in which student-teams formulate a monetary policy recommendation and present it to judges from the Fed. The team was composed of Chris Surro (Faculty Advisor), Ali Haider Ismail (Grad Student Advisor), Jaden Locke, Anna Verghese, Sid Srikanth, Will Firmin, Arif Abd Aziz.
The press release from the Federal Reserve is available here.