Foundation for Teaching Economics—Economics for Leaders



Conducted on college campuses across the country, EFL teaches students about responsible leadership and economic analysis. Morning economics seminars introduce basic free-market concepts through simulations and discussions of current national and international issues. Outdoor leadership exercises in the afternoons challenge student teams with physical and mental problems. Among evening activities are a simulated political election and recreational and social events.

General Info

Name Foundation for Teaching Economics—Economics for Leaders
Location Davis, CA
Year-round Contacts 800-383-4335
Program Focuses & Features Economics, Leadership, Leadership, Swimming
Grade Range (rising grades) 12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-17
Application Deadline March
Director Debbie Henney, Director
Residential Fee $600-1400, 1 week.
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 13 sessions, 1 week long


Debbie Henney, Director