What Economics Should We Teach Before College, If Any?
Economics can be taught much earlier than we usually imagine, as a life skill, with direct experience, from kindergarten on. An experiential, early-grades economics of budgets, buying, and giving-up-to-get may be better than the politically inspired insistence that students get an allegedly healthy dose of free-market ideology just before they are old enough to vote.
Volume (Year): 43 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
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