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From Adam Smith to Zheng He, economic concepts throughout world history


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Oct 23, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Gain access to fun and interesting simulations and activities that illustrate the role economics played throughout world history.

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The Economics of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Oct 25, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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Fundamentals of Environmental Economics


Supporting Center: Virginia Commonwealth University
Oct 30, 2018, 8:45 am - 3:30 pm

Why do people pollute? What are the best ways to deal with pollution? And how can I teach these important issues to my students? This one-day program uses the power of economics to answer pressing environmental questions.

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Fun and Games with Economic Concepts: Energizers for the Elementary Classroom


Supporting Center: University of Lynchburg
Nov 13, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learning is more effective when it is an active rather than a passive process. – Kurt Lewin

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Economics of Immigration


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Nov 14, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Dive into the complex and timely concept of immigration through the lens of economics.

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Fundamentals of Enviornmental Economics


Supporting Center: University of Virginia’s College at Wise
Nov 15, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

This one-day program uses the power of economics to analyze and address pressing environmental questions.

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