Lehman Today Online Magazine Lehman Today Spring 2016 - Page 4

campus walk Lehman Business Students Win Federal Reserve Bank of New York Competition In its first year of participation, Lehman College won the finals of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s College Fed Challenge, a competition where macroeconomic knowledge and savvy is the prime currency. Lehman defeated LaGuardia Community College and the College of St. Rose in the finals held on November 16. The winning students are undergraduate Economics and Business students Jasim Ahmed, Jigme Choerab, Jairo Guerra, and Nicholas Wilk. Professor Nikolaos Papanikolaou of the Economics and Business Department served as the team’s advisor and coach and helped prepare the students with twice weekly meetings to sharpen their macroeconomics skills. For senior Nicholas Wilk, the competition was a life-chan [™][] HZY 8'ܘYYHܛ\H\ۈ[]H[ܙBYX][ۈ[YܝY][[H][\HY[\XK'HHXܞHYX[H\\[ۋ[ܝ[]B][HY\[\\HYY][[YY]Y\[\\BZ\X[[]Y[[]Y HY NYYH\X\[HZYY Z\Y\KZ[\[Z[KX\[H]Y\[\\H\]X[[]Y[[ ۝ K[ΈHX[H[X]\][ HY NZ\Y\KX\[Z[\[Z[H XKYYH\X[\[HZYY AZX[[ܙHZ\\XH[SH\^H۝\[X[X\YXHZY H[ܙHXZܚ[[\\]]XœXܙX][ۋۈHSH]X[[ܘ[]H\^H۝\ BH^H܈\\^HۈH[\ܝ[Hو۝[\][ۈ[YX[ۈ[[]][[\X[]H[[YY]^[KHYHZ[]YH۝\وH][SHY[XZ]YۛܘXHY[[ۜ\\HZX[Y[˂H[X[]\ X\[YY[[Y[YH[]\]HHˈ[ܚ[[\YH[H[Z[\[H[[][]H[[HYHY[ۈHX›و]X[ܘ[]K[\[\Z][܈[Z\]\ˈHX܂\YX\&\\^H۝\\\YK[\\^K]Y8'ۙ\[[YX[ۋ8'HZYܛN8'[ܙ\ۙ\[YX ۙH\[\KH]Y[[]BH\H\H\ݙ\Y][]\\][ˈ]Z\[X]B[H\Y[[]HX\ٝ[HXY]HH\[H[]B[]\HY\[^HوۙH\Z]\YK'HZYܙY]H]\&X[܈\ۈ]Z[[[ܛHX]\\ۘ[[[H[\܈Y[&\\]X[]KH\HY[X\وBSH\XHܜ[ܚ]HYH܈H[\KAZX[YHRHܘ[H[”\Y[\8&\XX\&H]\[X[X\HYx&\\X[YX\[]X]]Hܘ[H RJBXZ]YH MH\XX\[Y[][[ۈ]\BHۜܝ][H܈Y[][[ۈ]H^[H ԑJB]H[]\]HوZXKH]\Xۚ^\HZX[ܘ[H\H][ۘ[[[܈]\[K]YH\XB[]][۸&\][[ۈ\Y\ˈ]\܈\ ^YX\Y[]BYHXXY ˍ\[ X\ \[Y\[B][ۘ[]\YKAZX[][\][\\\X[\[X[Y[[\]ܜ[]H[]\X]HۈZX[%H\X[ۙK\]H] ͌ YYܙYHY]قH XXܙKYK[[Y[\\˂Hۛ[H\\][YX]Y[[Y\]\HZ[[]ZX[[ܘ[ZXY][Y[ˈ\ZX[Y[X\\ZY\[ݚYHXX[[ܛX][ۈX]Y[YB[\ܚX[[X\X]HYH[YH[XY\%[\ [\ [[ وZX[&\[][[[[[[[HX[B\H\[Y]H\Y[\[Y []\܂^[[H[XX[Y[H[X][X]XˈHZX[ܘY\][[]XZRH KˑY  H[]XXB[H\H KˑY  M K\H[[ۙH]\8&\[][ MBZX[^B[H\H[[]XZH]Z\Y[[˜۝[YH^ܚ[HXXš[XY[Z\\\ˈ8'^B[[X]H[\[YX]܈\š[\HY[H\[ۘ]HX]Z\ۈYX][ۋ8'B[\]XZZY 8'^HK\Y[ܘYX]HH^H\\\] \[Y\X\ۈ]] ^HYHX][X]X\[ق&ۙ\[[ܙ[\]X]]Y[ٜ[ܙX]\X][ۜ˸&x'B\][[]XZRB]XXH[H\BAZX[ٙ\ܜ[܈ MH8'\\YX][ۈ L 8'BYH\XYZX[ٙ\ܜ\H[XY\\وH MH\\YX][ۈ L H\[وXY[Y\\[YX][ۈXܛH[]Y]\˂][H[YH\[H\Y]\[Y\X[X[]H \[šXY][HYHTۙH܈[Y\ KY[[YH[[YHYZ]H[[وH]Y[HZ[[[[[Y\]H][[YYXH[\Y[[Y][X[]K'H[]\[ۙWHYHX]]Y[ZX[\8'HZY]\YB]\[H\X܈وYZ\[ۜ[XܝZ]Y[ 8'X[HY[[[ܜ[\[[وH]H[۸&]X[^H]Y[]HHYH[\\^\Y[H][]Y\]] H[ٙ\X[]Y\ܘ[\X[K[Y[˂H[\XZH[H[YH\H[\ۋ^B[^\Y[H]Hٙ\\[ 'H ZHH\BYx&\X]HZX[YKBAZX[ܘYX]\XZ]H[]\܂^[[H[Y[H[X]XX[‚X\Y[ˈ[\]XZXX\X]]\YX\HYB[X[][[[H\H\˜HY[HXX\و[ܙB[KT[H[[]X][]\]HZYY[H۞ HYZ\H]\YXH[[]][ Z\H]\YXKHX[وHو\[[X[]Y\[ٙ\܈[]][ HY[X\وH[ۘ\YYX\HX[KXZ]YZ\]\ۈX[X\K]H\Y[HوHۜ[]H[\[و\[[ H\\XB]\\[X[HX\\HXX[[Y][ۈ]X]\\˜[ L ۛܙY\˂ZX[^B‚