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Is Lebron James Underpaid?!? The Economics of Sports

Looking for creative ways to use sports to teach some key economic concepts? Then this session is for you.

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Apr 04, 2019
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
JMU Center for Economic Education
220 University Boulevard
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
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Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 2

Designed as a complementary workshop to the Econ After Hours Series.  Teachers will develop methods to use sports to teach concepts of absolute and comparative advantage, labor markets, and taxes.  Don’t miss out on this opportunity for engaging methods designed to reach all of your students who love sports.


Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
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John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University

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