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What GDP Misses in Poetry

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  Robert F. Kennedy gave a poetic speech describing what the measure of GDP misses. While the descriptions are U.S. – specific, the issues are common to any country, and the 2 minute message, is inspiring.

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Op-Ed Writing Assignment in a Literacy-Targeted Economics Course

I use Op-Ed Writing Assignments in all of my literacy-targeted courses.  Every student must choose an article, editorial or opinion piece in a recent online publication that addresses an economic issue that interests them. The economic issue can be Canadian or international. In response, the student writes a […]

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