ERIC Number: EJ927058
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Reference Count: 0
Understanding Antitrust Laws, Competition, the Economy, and Their Impact on Our Everyday Lives
Hawke, Catherine, Ed.; Middleton, Tiffany Willey, Ed.
Social Education, v75 n2 p68-72 Mar-Apr 2011
This article presents an interview with Edward Biester, an attorney and a member of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law, who recently led the Section's initiative to develop a curriculum for high school students. In this interview, Biester discusses the history of American antitrust laws, looks at some of the contemporary issues, and highlights the importance of teaching such issues to students.
Descriptors: High School Students, Competition, Economic Impact, Laws, Interviews, Intellectual History, Barriers, Educational Needs, Law Related Education, Legal Responsibility, Macroeconomics, Federal Legislation, Economic Development, Consumer Economics
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
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