UCL Department of Economics


CORE featured in Washington Post article

7 January 2020

UCL Department of Economics research group CORE has been featured in a recent Washington Post article on renovating economic theory


The article discusses renovating economic theory and highlights the merits of three economic textbooks published by CORE, available in e-book form: The Economy” (2017), “Economy, Society, and Public Policy” (2018) and “Doing Economics” (2018).

CORE’s mission is to reform the teaching of economics to address today’s pressing problems – innovation, inequality, environmental sustainability, instability – linking to data and history, and incorporating recent economic research. A global coalition of researchers and teachers is developing free, high-quality, interactive online resources.

The full article can be found here.