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Mathematical Case Studies for Economists

These worksheets are downloadable in Word format with embedded links, for you to adapt, print and/or put in a virtual learning environment.

Overview of the project (Word document), including learning objectives of each case study.

Household Finances

Consumer Spending

UK Economy

Social Issues

Gambling, Competition and Sport

Authors: Dean Garratt, Andrew Cooke, Stephen Heasell, Philip Quinn and Leighton Vaughan Williams, Nottingham Trent University

A booklet giving guideline answers for the task questions is available on request from the Economics Network. This document is only available to teaching staff. Please enter your work email address so we can verify your status:

Development of these resources was made possible by a grant from the JISC/Higher Education Academy's Distributed eLearning programme.

See also the Microeconomic Case Studies produced by an Economics Network mini-project. Our Maths Resource Index lists more pick-and-mix learning materials.