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ERIC Number: EJ555027
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0007-6678
"Candyconomy"--FUNdamental Economics.
Valentine, George P.; Schibik, Timothy
Business Education Forum, v52 n2 p22-23,29 Dec 1997
Candyconomy is a technique that uses a single commodity to illustrate several basic concepts in economics such as scarcity and choice, opportunity cost, trade-offs and decision-making, exchange, supply and demand, and equilibrium. The example has been used with over 5,000 elementary and secondary students. (JOW)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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