ERIC Number: ED424180
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Economics and the Environment.
Anderson, Curt L.
This packet of lessons focuses on the complementary relationship between economic well-being and the natural resources of the environment. Students gain insight into a variety of environmental issues and learn to use economic analysis to understand these issues and seek solutions. The book contains 20 lessons divided into seven units. The units are entitled: (1) "The Environment and the Economy" (2 lessons); (2) "Getting the Most Value from Natural Resources" (3 lessons); (3) "The Economic Roots of Environmental Problems" (3 lessons); (4) "Finding Solutions When Markets Cannot" (3 lessons); (5) "Implementing Environmental Solutions" (3 lessons); (6) "The Management of Natural Resource Stocks" (3 lessons); and (7) "Economic Development in a Finite Environment" (3 lessons). (EH)
Descriptors: Consumer Education, Economics, Economics Education, Environmental Education, Instructional Materials, Secondary Education, Social Studies
National Council on Economic Education, 1140 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036 ($49.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council on Economic Education, New York, NY.