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This WikiProject focuses on improving articles related to the field of economics.

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GoalsEdit

  • The goal of this project is to provide a forum for discussion of economics articles and topics, and through discussion, provide guidelines for articles related to the field of economics.
  • The vision of this project is to improve every economics article substantially so that every article reaches the level of quality of a Featured Article.
  • The aspiration of this project is to make Wikipedia an authoritative guide to economics.

Vehicles for discussion include relevant sections below and at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Economics.

Editing guidelinesEdit

When editing, project members should keep in mind the core Wikipedia content policies, Verifiability, No original research and Neutral point of view.

  • Economic theories and viewpoints presented should be supported by reliable sources. Academic and peer-reviewed publications are highly valued and usually the most reliable sources in areas where they are available.
  • Various economic theories and viewpoints should be given due weight in proportion to their prominence in reliable sources.
  • Regarding validity, peripheral or parochial theories should not have their centrality to the discipline misrepresented. We should describe mainstream and majority views as such, and minority views as such.

WikiProject Economics/Reliable sources and weight gives guidance on obtaining reliable sources and assigning due weight in economics articles. WikiProject Economics/Style guide describes a proposed style for economics articles.

AnnouncementsEdit

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Archived :: 2011 and before ::

Article alertsEdit

Did you know

Articles for deletion

Redirects for discussion

Good article nominees

Requests for comments

Peer reviews

Requested moves

Articles to be merged

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Articles for creation

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Open tasksEdit

Current tasksEdit

For sources please see Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Economics/Archive 8#Current tasks.

Assessing articlesEdit

Common tasksEdit

ParticipantsEdit

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ExpertIdeasEdit

A number of economists and psychologists have been invited to comment on articles using a mostly automated process involving User:ExpertIdeasBot, a bot of User:I.yeckehzaare. To help out with the approximately 9000 edit requests, see: Wikipedia:WikiProject Economics/ExpertIdeas.

ArticlesEdit

Wiki work statisticsEdit

Popular pagesEdit

Popular pages tool is no longer running, this following is just for historic interest. Click on the a month to see the 500 most viewed pages with the economics banner tag, (note, assessment and importance are static, showing the values on the date shown):

Month Most viewed Views/day Assessment Importance
January 2015 List of countries by GDP (nominal) 9589   List   Top 
February 2015 Gold as an investment 100740   ???   ??? 
March 2015 Bitcoin 74527   C   Mid 
April 2015 List of countries by GDP (nominal) 8873   List   High 
May 2015 John Forbes Nash, Jr. 21655   C   High 
June 2015 Quasi-maximum likelihood 40319   Stub   Low 
July 2015 Organisation Internationale des Constructeurs d'Automobiles 19810   Start   Mid 
August 2015 List of countries by GDP (nominal) 6963   List   High 
September 2015 List of countries by GDP (nominal) 6639   List   High 
October 2015 Stephen Harper 12857   GA   Mid 
November 2015 G-20 major economies 8352   B   Mid 
December 2015 Bitcoin 6854   C   Mid 

(view | edit | 2014)

To see the number hits for any particular article use the popular pages tool

Featured contentEdit

Featured articlesEdit

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Featured listsEdit

CandidatesEdit

New articlesEdit

Category:Wikipedia new articles

Please feel free to list your new articles on journals or journals-related topics here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Main Page.

TemplatesEdit

Project bannerEdit

Place the following template {{WikiProject Economics}} or {{WPECON}} at the top of the talk page of any economics-related article to include it in the project, displaying:

WikiProject Economics (Rated NA-class)
This page is within the scope of WikiProject Economics, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Economics on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
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Please fill in the class and importance parameters to assess articles for quality and importance to the project like so:

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If you are unsure of how the article should be assessed, you may leave it blank and another editor will fill the values in.

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