Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

On Demand Thursdays: Teaching Microeconomics with Games and Simulations

February 25 12:30-1:30pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: February 12 2021,
Presenter: Alex Lamon


Teachers will be able to:

  • Incorporate different microeconomic games to engage students in various economic concepts.
  • Learn how to play the following: The Evolution of Trust (online), Monopoly (face-to-face simulation), Oiligarchy (online), EpiPen Tycoon (online), Cost Curves at a Bakery (face-to-face simulation), Theme Hotel (online).

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, teachers will learn how to use several microeconomic games and simulations to engage students.


Teachers will demo games and simulations used to introduce key topics.  The presenter will provide examples, assessments and best practices for all the free tools and resources shown.  Whether you are a new teacher, or an Econ veteran, find something new for easy classroom implementation.