Workshop Description

Understanding Global Economic Issues

This workshop is a GREAT opportunity for EPF, world history, US history and Virginia Studies teachers! Participants will gain valuable content from experts AND activities for a virtual setting. Participants will also get a $150 stipend AND a $20 Uber Eats certificate! Sign up today, this workshop is only open for the first 40 registrants. Topics will include:
Product supply chains and global interdependence
Current global trade relationships
Foreign exchange
Tariffs and trade barriers
Trade alliances
Impact of international trade on the Virginia economy

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James Madison University Center for Economic Education

Sep 19, 2020
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Grade Level: High School, Middle School
Potential Recertification Credits: 5

VCEE and the JMU Center for Economic Education are partnering with the Foundation for Teaching Economics and the American Institute for Economic Research to offer this AMAZING opportunity for EPF teachers, history teachers, and Virginia Studies teachers! This online program will feature content from experts, discussions based on the material provided as well as classroom activities designed for virtual learning. Participants who remain online for the ENTIRE WORKSHOP will receive a $150 stipend AND a $20 Uber Eats certificate. In order to receive the stipend and certificate you MUST have your camera enabled on your computer the whole time AND have a QR code reader on your phoneThis workshop is open for the first 40 registrants, we will create a waitlist for any registrations after the first 40.

Topics covered will include:

  • Product supply chains and global interdependence
  • Current global trade relationships
  • Foreign exchange
  • Tariffs and trade barriers
  • Trade alliances
  • Impact of international trade on the Virginia economy

Fee: NO CHARGE


Additional Information:

We will send out a link to the Zoom meeting before the event.


Instructor: John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Contact Person:
John B. Kruggel, Associate Director
Center for Economic Education
James Madison University
540.568.3248
kruggejb@jmu.edu

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