Omicron Delta Epsilon

International honor society for economics

Omicron Delta Epsilon Seal

Omicron Delta Epsilon is one of the world's largest academic honor societies. The society seeks to:

  • recognize scholastic attainment
  • honor outstanding achievements in economics
  • establish closer ties between students and faculty in economics within colleges and universities, and among other colleges and universities

Omicron Delta Epsilon produces The American Economist, a bi-annual, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research and review articles. The society also sponsors panels at professional meetings and hosts an economics competition.


To qualify for membership, undergraduates must have:

  • a minimum 3.2 GPA in at least 12 credits of economics courses, including at least one course in intermediate theory


Gwendolyn Tedeschi, Ph.D.