Financial Responsibility and Economic Education (FREE)

The mission of the Financial Responsibility and Economic Education (FREE) program is to enhance economic understanding and financial literacy across the Lone Star state. The program is a partnership between the School of Civic Leadership and the Department of Economics at UT Austin that provides avenues for civil discussions on topics related to economics and personal finance, delivers professional development for economics teachers throughout Texas, and fosters robust economics inquiry among students.

Economics Summer Institute 2024

Dates & Locations

June 10th, 11th, 12th

Dept. of Economics, UT Austin



Breakfast, lunch, materials, and stipend


15 Hours

CPE Credit