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Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research

THE IMPACT ON WAGE RATES

PUBLIC VS. PRIVATE SCHOOLS: THE IMPACT ON WAGE RATES Gritsch, Martin ABSTRACT Educational reform has attracted a lot of attention both in political and academic circles in recent years, and it continues to do so. Newly elected office holders at the federal as well as the state level (e.g., U.S. President George W. Bush and […]

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Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research

MOTIVATING THE RELUCTANT, NOVICE LEARNER: PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS

MOTIVATING THE RELUCTANT, NOVICE LEARNER: PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS Fitzpatrick, Laura E ABSTRACT Most instructors recognize the correlation between student motivation and academic learning and achievement. This is supported by literature not only establishing the link, but also work that includes myriad strategies for affecting multiple aspects of motivation. As a result, instructors who may desire […]