DEBE 2003 Economics LTSNBized

The Development in Economics and Business Education (DEBE) Conference was held successfully at the Edinburgh Conference Centre, Heriot-Watt University on the 15th and 16th September 2003.

John Bradbeer, a visitor from LTSN-GEES, has written a conference report. You can view a photo gallery of images from the Conference.

Bill Becker's keynote address, "Economics for a Higher Education" and Michael K. Salemi's keynote address, "Teaching Economic Literacy: Why, What and How", have both been published in the International Review of Economics Education.

Jocelyn Paine's paper, "The Lives Behind the Numbers On the Screen: Illustrating the Social Consequences of Economic Change By Telling Stories On the Web", has been published in Computers in Higher Education Economics Review.

Michael K. Salemi of University of North Carolina has put materials from his workshop session and keynote presentation on his home page.

Of those that filled in evaluation forms:

The Conference programme is still available.

The Conference organisers would like to thank all of the presenters and delegates for their enthusiasm throughout the two days. We hope that everyone, especially those who travelled far to attend, enjoyed the event as much as we did.

DEBE 2003 was organised by Economics LTSN and Biz/ed (Business Education on the Internet).