The Department of Economics of Carmel College organized an inter collegiate event ECON-2017 on 12th January 2017, with 8 colleges from Goa vying for the honours in the  on-stage and off-stage events held to bring to the fore the knowledge, skills and wisdom of the participants. Students competed enthusiastically in the off-stage events. ‘Step–up’, a snakes and ladders game of knowledge, skill and luck in which participants from Damodar College of Commerce and Economics, Margao came up triumphant and the second place was won by MES College, Vasco. In the event Venture your Treasure (Treasure hunt) the first place was bagged by Rosary College of commerce and Arts, Navelim and the second place was won by Damodar College of Commerce and Economics, Margao. Enterprisingly Yours an event in which the students showcased their creativity and innovation, The first place was bagged by Government College, Borda and the Second place by GVM’S Ponda. The On Stage event, Eco- Buzz: a documentary on the socio-economic issues in Goa. The first place was won by Government College, Borda and the second place by Government College, Quepem. The overall championship trophy was won by Government College of commerce, Borda.