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Collection: Faculty Working Papers  
Title Case Studies on Location: Taking to the Field in Economics
Author Smith, Mark Griffin
Type of Resource text
Digital Origin born digital
Date Created 2005-06
Abstract This article describes how to conceptualize and organize a successful, multi-day field trip organized around a case study problem. By doing so, the instructor exposes students to diverse perspectives and leads them through the process of policy analysis from collecting and organizing information to identifying the relevant economic concepts and applying them in a complex real world setting.
Keywords field trip
community-based learning
experiential learning
Rights Statement Copyright restrictions apply. Contact the author for permission to publish.
Note (admin) Acquired as PDF from Colorado College Department of Economics and Business. Converted to PDF/A1.b using Adobe Acrobat Professional.
Publisher Colorado College
Place of Publication Colorado Springs, Colorado
Local Identifier 2005-01
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/coccc:2629
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