Rethinking undergraduate economics education

De, Rahul and Thomas, Alex M. (2018) Rethinking undergraduate economics education. Economic & Political Weekly, 53 (3). pp. 21-24.

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Worldwide, a concerted and systematic criticism of the way economics is taught began after the onslaught of the 2007 global financial crisis. In India, postgraduate economics education has received more attention than its undergraduate counterpart. After identifying some structural constraints of undergraduate education in India, a set of curricular and pedagogic recommendations to improve undergraduate economics education is explored.

Item Type: Article
Authors: De, Rahul and Thomas, Alex M.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Economics, Economics education, Economics curriculum, Undergraduate economics, Curricular interventions
Subjects: Social sciences > Economics
Social sciences > Education > Curricula
Divisions: Azim Premji University > School of Arts and Sciences
Full Text Status: Public
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