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The purpose of this wiki is to promote best teaching practices in economics.  We wish to provide a place for economics departments and faculty to disseminate and to discover data, analyses, and prescriptions for improving the inclusiveness of the discipline.  We also wish to encourage thoughtful reflection on why inclusion and diversity are important to the future of economic theory and policymaking and on how the choices of instructors and gatekeepers affect student participation and achievement.
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The purpose of this wiki is to promote best teaching practices in economics.  We wish to provide a place for economics departments and faculty to disseminate and to discover data, analyses, and prescriptions for improving the inclusiveness of the discipline.  We also wish to encourage thoughtful reflection on why inclusion and diversity are important to the future of economic theory and policymaking and on how the choices of instructors and gatekeepers affect student participation and achievement.
 
  
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'''[[Contributors|Contributors program]]''': We are currently offering free XO-1.5's to developers and content creators who are working on projects that will benefit deployments worldwide.  To apply for this program, submit a [[Contributors program/Project proposal form|description of the work]] you are planning along with your contact information.
  
   
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'''Read more''' about our [[deployments]], the latest [[Sugar|sugar release]] and the new [[XO 1.5|XO 1.5 laptop]], or other [[projects]]. Follow our [[OLPC:News|news]] and submit new stories.  To suggest your own project, or get free XO hardware to work with, submit a [[Contributors|project proposal]] directly.
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Diversifying Our Portfolio: A Wiki for Economists

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Purpose

The purpose of this wiki is to promote best teaching practices in economics. We wish to provide a place for economics departments and faculty to disseminate and to discover data, analyses, and prescriptions for improving the inclusiveness of the discipline. We also wish to encourage thoughtful reflection on why inclusion and diversity are important to the future of economic theory and policymaking and on how the choices of instructors and gatekeepers affect student participation and achievement.

Current projects

Contributors program: We are currently offering free XO-1.5's to developers and content creators who are working on projects that will benefit deployments worldwide. To apply for this program, submit a description of the work you are planning along with your contact information.

Read more about our deployments, the latest sugar release and the new XO 1.5 laptop, or other projects. Follow our news and submit new stories. To suggest your own project, or get free XO hardware to work with, submit a project proposal directly.


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