INDIAN YOUTH ECONOMIC ASSOCIATION
The Indian Youth Economic Association (IYEA) was founded on the 26th of June 2012. Since then the Association has undertaken various activities in different fields and at different levels in its endeavor to help the youth gauge the various intricacies of economics. It aims to spread economic knowledge and the results of economic research; Encourage the exchange of ideas between the youth and the application of the results of economic research; Support the education and training of students in economics and other social sciences; and Provide resources for young economists in the areas of education, research, business, industry, government and public policy. The list of the various endeavors of the Association is as follows:
This was simulation wherein participants various institutes from across the countries acted as the ‘who-s who’ of the Wall Street trying to deal with 2008 crisis and attempting say the economy from getting caught up in a downward spiral.
The IYEA assisted with various activities that required in-depth research into various economics’ phenomena.
The IYEA worked closesly with the instution for their eventThe Last Man Standing.
The IYEA also acted as the Knowledge Partner of DDUC for International Comerico (Mock Stocks Competition) held on the 28th of February.
The IYEA in association with the Finance Club of DDUC, University of Delhi organized MONOPOLY at FINANZA '14. This event added a twist to the trasditional game of Monopoly and tested the financial skills of the participants.
The IYEA in partnership with The Indian Debating Union organized the flagship IDU debate, held in association with New Delhi’s iconic India Habitat Centre on the 5th of April.
The IYEA in collaboration with Chicago Model United Nations conducted the first session of the Chicago Model United Nations India (ChoMUN) in July 2014. ChoMUN India simulated five committees, namely, The United Nations Security Council, The Churchill War Cabinet, 1940, The BJP-RSS Meet, and The KGB.
The IYEA also partnered with the Finance & Investment Cell, St. Stephen's College for The Financial Summit 2014. Together they presented its signature public speaking event, Financial Summit 2014- Voices Combined, Ideas Refined on 13th and 14th of September, 2014.
IYEA also acted as the knowledge partner for ISBFMUN 2014 and helped in conducting the iUnited Nations Economic and Social Council, United Nations Security Council, The Council of Ministers of the Republic of India and The Russian Cabinet on the 8th & 9th of November 2014 at the ISBF Campus, New Delhi.
The IYEA also undertook a Summer Internship Program to spread ecocomic knowledge among the youth. It endevorued to conduct researches into varrious areas of Economics and its applicability in the practical world. Under this program the IYEA trained undergraduate and graduate students as Research Associates and Media & Liaison Associates.