Jimena Gonzalez

Manhattan College

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What is the value of the Yasuní National Park? part of Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics:Teaching Methods:Team-Based Learning:Activities
This activity is meant for an introductory or advanced environmental economics course that covers valuation methods. Prior to class, students watch 4 short videos explaining valuation methods and listen to an NPR ...

Protectionist versus Free Trade Policies part of Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics:Teaching Methods:Team-Based Learning:Activities
Prior to class, students listen and read the following: http://freakonomics.com/podcast/china-eat-americas-jobs/. In this episode, Steven Dubner, Freakonomics host, interviews David Autor, an MIT economist, about ...

Environmental policies to address the externality of single-use plastic straws part of Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics:Teaching Methods:Team-Based Learning:Activities
Prior to class, students read the following news article: https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2018/05/31/615580695/last-straw-for-plastic-straws-cities-restaurants-move-to-toss-these-sippers. Students learn about ...

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M. Jimena Gonzalez Ramirez part of Starting Point: Teaching and Learning Economics:Teaching Methods:Team-Based Learning:Project Participants
Assistant Professor 4513 Manhattan College Pkwy DLS 422 Riverdale, NY 10471 jimena.gonzalez@manhattan.edu Phone:5152914234 Background Information I am an environmental economist, who graduated from Iowa State ...