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Economics of Education

Robert E. Floden

University Distinguished Professor
Co-Director, Educational Policy Center
College of Education
Michigan State University

620 Farm Lane
201D Erickson Hall
East Lansing, MI 48824-1034
517/355-3486
517/353-6393 (fax)



College of Education
Michigan State University
Educational Policy Center

620 Farm Lane
201 Erickson Hall
East Lansing, MI 48824-1034
517/355-4494
517/353-6393 (fax)

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Peers, more than teachers, inspire us to learn

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“Why do I have to learn this?” It’s a common question among youth, but new research out of Michigan State University suggests students perform much better academically when the answer is provided by their peers rather than their teachers. University students who were given a rationale for why learning is important from people similar to… Read More »

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