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The following examples are derived from actual documented problem solving activities that have been tested and used with students. These examples should be informative to those who would like to begin using this technique.


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Documented Problem Solving: Calculating the Unemployment Rate
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
Following a lecture about unemployment, students are asked to calculate the unemployment rate. They will need to apply their knowledge about unemployment and the labor force in order to make the calculation.

Subject: Economics: Economics

Documented Problem Solving: Identifying a Change in Demand and Its Impact
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
Students in an economics course are asked to write a doumented problem solution to explain how a change in a determinant of demand will impact the equilibrium price.

Subject: Economics: Economics

Documented Problem Solving: International Trade and Comparative Advantage
Linda Wilson, University of Texas at Arlington
The concept of comparative advantage is used to make a decision about specialization and trade. The microeconomic impact is also included.

Subject: Economics: Economics


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