ERIC Number: EJ438439
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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The Laboratory-Based Economics Curriculum.
King, Paul G.; LaRoe, Ross M.
Journal of Economic Education, v22 n3 p285-92 Sum 1991
Describes the liberal arts, computer laboratory-based economics program at Denison University (Ohio). Includes as goals helping students to (1) understand deductive arguments, (2) learn to apply theory in real-world situations, and (3) test and modify theory when necessary. Notes that the program combines computer laboratory experiments for econometrics, microeconomics, and macroeconomics with field trips and student role playing. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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