Teaching Principles of Microeconomics with the Economics Media Library

Hobbs, K. and Wooten, J. (2021) "Teaching Principles of Microeconomics with the Economics Media Library." Applied Economics Teaching Resources, in press.

27 Pages Posted: 3 Nov 2020 Last revised: 1 Apr 2021

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Kelsi Hobbs

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics

Jadrian Wooten

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Date Written: September 15, 2020

Abstract

We provide 11 short exercises that can be used in a principles of microeconomics classroom which incorporate media clips from the Economics Media Library. The exercises have been used in both small and large classroom settings and take less than 15 minutes to complete. These teaching guides can be a helpful first step for educators interested in introducing small activities to engage students in the classroom.

Keywords: teaching, economics education, television

JEL Classification: A21, A22

Suggested Citation

Hobbs, Kelsi and Wooten, Jadrian, Teaching Principles of Microeconomics with the Economics Media Library (September 15, 2020). Hobbs, K. and Wooten, J. (2021) "Teaching Principles of Microeconomics with the Economics Media Library." Applied Economics Teaching Resources, in press., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3693351 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3693351

Kelsi Hobbs

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics ( email )

Greensboro, NC 27402-6165
United States

Jadrian Wooten (Contact Author)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ( email )

3016 Pamplin Hall
Mail Code 0316
Blacksburg, VA 24060
United States

HOME PAGE: http://JadrianWooten.com

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