Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

Teaching Microeconomics with Games and Simulations

Time: 60 mins,
Updated: March 19 2020,
Author: Alex Lamon


Teachers will be able to:

  • Learn how to incorporate different microeconomic game simulations to engage student learning 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 and be introduced to games and simulations used to key topics.  The webinar will provide examples, assessments and best practices for all the free tools and resources presented.  If you are a new teacher, or an Econ veteran, there will be something new for you to take back and easily implement in your classroom.