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Grade 6-8, 9-12, Higher Education
On-Demand Webinar

Why Do We Do That?: Diving Into Behavioral Economics

August 14 5:00-6:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: August 15 2023,
Presenter: Cindy Fitzthum


In this webinar teachers will be able to:

  • Compare and contrast behavioral economics and traditional economics.
  • Learn about key resources to integrate behavioral economics into their classrooms.

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.


Participants will be able to analyze the differences between traditional economics and behavioral economics through a variety of examples and resources to implement into their 9-12 social studies classroom. Many examples of resources, including lessons plans, activities and books, will be introduced to integrate immediately into the classroom.