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Economics 230: Evaluating Sources


The Economics of Health and Health Care
Professor: Lara Shore-Sheppard
Spring 2021

Lateral Reading

Lateral reading is an evaluation technique used by professional fact-checkers to determine the trustworthiness of online information. Watch the video to learn more about this technique.

Credit: Stanford History Education Group
Run Time: 3:47

Peer Review

Peer review is the process in which scholarly works are evaluated by experts in the field before publication. Watch the video for more information.

Credit: CSU Dominguez Hills (CC BY-NC 4.0)
Run Time: 2:58