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UConn ECE Economics Workshop

Friday, October 30, 2015
8:30am – 2:30pm

Storrs Campus
SU 304C

On Friday, October 30th, UConn ECE and the Economics department invite all certified ECE Economics instructors to attend the annual professional development workshop.

Agenda:

8:30-9:00 Welcome and Registration

9:00-9:10 Workshop Goals and Objectives discussion

9:10-9:30 The ECE Syllabus

9:30-9:45 Break

9:45-10:30 Instructional techniques and best practices on integrating the political landscape (current events) into economic study(political economy.

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-11:45 Current thinking on the economics of immigration/emigration

11:45 – NOON Lunch (provided)

NOON – 1:00 Professor Mikhael Shor of the University of Connecticut Department of Economics will discuss relevant new developments in behavioral economics 1:00 – 1:45 Current thinking in economics about Macroeconomics and Money

1:45 – 2:00 Break

2:00 – 2:30 Income distributions – Global and National

*If possible, please bring a laptop or tablet with you and your NetID credentials for use at the workshop.*

Contact:

Stefanie Malinoski 860-486-1045 stefanie.malinoski@uconn.edu

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