Life Experiences

While multiple instructors use experiences from their own experiences or those of their students in the classroom, very few examples are available in the economics education literature.


Corey (2019) described the experience of an instructor that used examples from his cancer treatment to illustrate economics concepts. The paper presents seven different cases transposable in principle courses as well as advanced undergraduate courses.

The Economics Instructor's Toolbox

Enhance Your Students Learning Experience

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The Economics Instructor's Toolbox was originally published in International Review of Economics Education

Picault, J. (2019), The Economics Instructor’s Toolbox, International Review of Economics Education 30,100154.