Note to instructors

Target audience

Our target audience is students:


The purpose of the empirical projects

The structure of the empirical projects

Empirical projects are designed to be completed in Excel. We are developing step-by-step instructions for the projects using R for the full beta release, later in 2018.

Each project contains:

Solutions for the first empirical project will be available for instructors (with a complete set available for the full beta release), and the walk-throughs will help students confirm that they have got the correct output.

How to use the empirical projects

ESPP and Doing Economics as part of a connected curriculum

If you are teaching a social science, engineering, business studies, or public policy program in which students have to take an economics course and a quantitative methods course, you can use ESPP and Doing Economics projects to connect these parts of the curriculum.