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Internships housed in U.S. government agencies and in think tanks provide students with opportunities to practice economics under the supervision of senior economists and policy makers. Listed below are institutions with active internship programs. Students interested in applying for non-corporate internships are invited to meet with Dr. Goldburg to discuss their interests and plans. Students interested in applying for corporate internships are encouraged to follow TartanTrak and meet with  Mr. Thorne in the CPDC.

Students interested in internships located in the southwestern Pennsylvania region, should make use of the information provided by the Regional Internship Center of Southwestern Pennsylvania.

U.S. Government Agencies

Census Bureau
Congressional Budget Office
Council of Economic Advisors
Council on Environmental Quality
Department of Labor (includes Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB))
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Federal Reserve Board
General Accounting Office
Office of Management and Budget 
State Department

Think Tanks

American Enterprise Institute
The Brookings Institution 
Cato Institute
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Center for Strategic and International Strategies
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Children's Defense Fund
Council on Foreign Relations
The Heritage Foundation
Public Policy Institute of California
Urban Institute

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