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UConn ECE Economics Workshop

Thursday, September 29, 2016
8:30am – 2:30pm

Storrs Campus
SU 304B

On September 29, 2016 UConn Early College Experience and the UConn Economics department invite all certified instructors to attend the annual professional development workshop. For more information and to register for the event, please see: https://ece2016economics.eventbrite.com

Tentative Agenda:

8:30am-9:00 Registration and Welcome

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

9:15-10:00 Professor Mikhael Shor of the University of Connecticut Department of Economics will discuss teaching game theory at the Principles of Economics Level

10:00-10:15 Break

10:15-11:30 Is There a Macroeconomics/Monetary Worth Learning?

11:30-12:45 Working Lunch with Professor Steven Lanza of the University of Connecticut Department of Economics will discuss how to integrate the law & economics into the Principles of Economics

12:45-1:15 Income Distribution --Good/Bad/Ugly

1:15-2:15 Professor Delia Furtado of the University of Connecticut Department of Economics will discuss "Immigrant labor and work-family decisions of native-born women"

2:15-2:30pm Wrap up and Future Plans

Contact:

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

Early College Experience (primary), Office of Early College Programs, UConn Master Calendar

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