Alan Krueger: Economics Matters

Video created by Sonya Tiratsuyan Employee on Apr 12, 2017

    This talk will discuss how principles courses can be adapted to teach economics the way that economics is done in practice. In particular, Krueger will discuss how behavioral economics, quantitative data analysis, and lessons from the financial crisis can be incorporated into the standard principles course to challenge students, enhance their understanding of economics, and motivate students to apply economics to important personal and policy decisions.