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The Economics Interactive tutorials website provides visual representation and allows for interaction of important... see more

This is a tutorial that uses a practical example (Bob, who is going off to college and has to buy all of his clothes... see more

An interactive tutorial in internet information skills as they relate to economics, with separate strands and link... see more

'As you may have learned, economics is all about making wise choices as citizens, workers, and consumers. The Econ Ed... see more

'As you may have learned, economics is all about making wise choices as citizens, workers, and consumers.  The Econ Ed... see more

Marketplace, a daily economics news program heard on National Public Radio, featured a story on January 8, 2002, titled... see more

This lesson complements an NPR Marketplace segment exploring the effects of the rising costs of insurance for... see more

This simulation tutorial from the eLearning Developer's Journal includes full source code. It teaches you step-by-step... see more

This is an interactive exercise in which students learn how to construct a graph, as well as the components of a graph.

This lesson explores the costs and benefits associated with voting in national elections. Specifically, the concepts of... see more

In this lesson plan, students review the health systems of United States and Canada. They will identify the positive... see more

This lesson examines the current state of drought in the United States and the economic impact of drought on local... see more

Tutorial on Supply for students.

In this lesson plan, students will learn to Identify the tools of fiscal and monetary policy; Explain how economic... see more

Students look at definitions for the three categories of federal spending and using the internet locate examples of each.... see more

This lesson introduces regulation and information as two tools used by government to promote fair competition and... see more

In this lesson, students will examine different methods for allocating resources, taking note of the cost and benefits... see more

In this lesson students learn about supply and demand and how changes in supply affect price and quantity of goods... see more

Students learn about the money supply and that it can affect the value of money. Students investigate this in the 1896... see more

In this lesson, students gain an understanding of price elasticity of demand and why different goods have different... see more

This exercise helps students learn why school vouchers are controversial from an economic, societal, and constitutional... see more

In this lesson plan, students will learn how to: Define CPI (Consumer Price Index) and describe how it measures... see more

In this lesson, students will learn about the Great Depression. Students will be prompted to think about the different... see more

In the first part of the lesson students examine the incentives and opportunity costs of spending and saving in a teacher... see more