We found 353 reviewed resources for Economic Competition
An Introduction to Prahalad and Hamel’s Core Competence of the CorporationLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If you want to get ahead in business, is it better to foster collaboration between departments, or to allow specialists to work on their own projects? A short video introduces C.K. Prahalad and Gary Hamel's 1990 work, The Core Competence...
How Has the Constitution Shaped the Economic System in the United States?Lesson Planet
6th - 12th
Young scholars examine the characteristics of market economies. In this United States economics lesson, students analyze the Constitution to understand how it contributes to the market economy established in the United States. Young...
Price Controls, Subsidies, and the Risks of Good IntentionsLesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When prices get too high, the government should put price controls in place, right? Not necessarily. A video from Crash Course Economics explains how price controls can affect the equilibrium price of a product, and potentially lead to a...
Economics for Leaders Performance AssessmentLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Pupils participate in a scenerio in which they are assessed on the material in previous lessons. In groups, they prepare a presentation based on their solutions to the given problem. They develop their critical thinking skills applying...
Student Handout 6D: Trail of the Tomato: Group D: Labor ContractorsLesson Planet
10th - 12th
A research project that concludes with a visual and written presentation. This is all about the tomato and how it relates to the lives of migrant workers, labor contractors, and industrial agriculture. This is a group project that is...
Episode 1: Opportunity CostLesson Planet
8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The concept of opportunity cost challenges historians to analyze how some choices come at a loss in the opening lesson of a 21-part economic series. Podcasts offer insight into the subject of what a decision costs the consumer....
Political Theory - Friedrich HayekLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Friedrich Hayek is known for his theories on the connection between economics and political science—and the way they influence each other. An informative video describes Hayek's political philosophy and his views on the importance of a...
Four Market Structures SimulationLesson Planet
15 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Here is a fantastic resource in which you will watch as an instructor models a simulation conducted in an economics class on the four market structures (perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, monopoly).
Economics of a Cupcake FactoryLesson Planet
11 mins 11th - Higher Ed
Sal is starting a cupcake factory and walks learners through the cost and profit calculations necessary to any new business. He uses simple numbers for the start-up costs, overhead, product price, and cost per cupcake. Sal writes out the...
Markets, Efficiency, and Price SignalsLesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Holiday gift-giving seasons can be lucrative for an individual business, but does a profitable season bode well for the market as a whole? A video from Crash Course Economics discusses how giving gifts to people who are uninterested in...
China - Where Will They Fit in the World Economy?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Teach scholars why China is so crucial to global economics through an informative resource. Activities include using databases to search for information, watching a video or listening to a podcast, and reading about China's economy as a...
Honors Test Review: Chapters 9 & 10- Taxes and SpendingLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Give your honors economics class a head start with a three-page study guide focused on tax and spending in the US. There are 10 graphs to analyze along with 36 fantastic guiding questions. Maybe your A students can do your taxes this year!