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New Developments in Economic Education

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  • Franklin G. Mixon
  • Richard J. Cebula

Abstract

This innovative book offers targeted strategies for effectively and efficiently teaching economics at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It provides professors and other teachers of economics various techniques to engage and retain the interest of students, and challenges them to apply both knowledge and methodological tools to a range of economic problems.

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  • Franklin G. Mixon & Richard J. Cebula (ed.), 2014. "New Developments in Economic Education," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 15538, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:elg:eebook:15538
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