ECON 1111 - Freakonomics: Background Information (on a Topic)

Using Reference Sources

Background sources can help you

  • get an overview of a topic
  • narrow or expand a topic
  • find authoritative information
  • find out the names of key authors and theorists in a specific subject area
  • collect important keywords or terminology to use in your research
  • locate a bibliography of sources for further research

Behavioral Economics / Social Psychology