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Econ 337: Economics of the Public Sector: Getting Started

This is a guide to sources on the research assignment for Econ 337, Economics of the Public Sector

Economics of the Public Sector

Image source: "Government-Vedder-Highsmith-detail-1" by Artist is Elihu Vedder (1836–1923). Photographed 2007 by Carol Highsmith (1946–). - Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

 

This is a guide for the Final Policy Project for Econ 337, Economics of the Public Sector.  It provides links to good sources on public policy issues.

 

Use the tabs at the top to navigate to the different sections of the guide.

 

Image source: "Government-Vedder-Highsmith-detail-1" by Artist is Elihu Vedder (1836–1923). Photographed 2007 by Carol Highsmith (1946–). - Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

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Finding An Issue to Write About

These are great sources to search or browse to find public policy issues.  Don't  just paraphrase these sources to write your paper. Instead, use the articles here to get some background on the topic as a springboard to more in-depth research.

Palgraves

Palgrave's Dictionary of Economics OnlinePalgrave's Dictionary of Economics Online

Need help choosing research topics?
Dying to calculate the price elasticity of demand? 
Can't remember what heteroscedasticity means?
It's all here...

Economics Encyclopedias

Background Information in Economics: Encyclopedias

Use these specialized topical sources to review concepts, in the early stages of research for topic selection, to find additional sources on a topic, etc.
Subject Encyclopedias for Economics

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