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Behavioural Economics Nudge Worksheets with Answers

Behavioural Economics Nudge Worksheets with Answers

This resource contains two worksheets designed to challenge students and apply their knowledge of behavioural economics to solve market failures in the fast food market and increase household recycling. Both worksheets come with suggested teacher answers and can prompt a good discussion at the end of the lesson when deciding whether nudges are more effective in the fast food market or to encourage recycling. The worksheets are different difficulties, with the recycling worksheet being the more difficult of the two.

By annadavis23

U.S. Economics: 5 Activity Bundle

U.S. Economics: 5 Activity Bundle

Buy this bundle and save over $10 from buying these resources individually in my store! In this bundle you are purchasing the following 5 resources: Macroeconomics: Measuring the Health of the Economy Student Stations Activity This assignment is intended to be a PREVIEW or REVIEW of the 8 Macroeconomic concepts listed below, therefore students will not be completing an exhaustive study of Macroeconomics (Essential Question: How do you measure the health of the U.S. economy as a whole?). Each assignment included in this packet, is intended to be a short, concise preview or review (each activity takes about 15-20 minutes). This packet of worksheets could be used in 1 of 3 ways: Option 1: You can make a packet out of the worksheets to give to students to complete independently in 1-2 class periods prior to or after they are taught these concepts in-depth in class.Option 2: You could use each assignment as a quick warm-up activity at the start of 8 different classes, while you are teaching these concepts in-depth.Option 3: You could put students into groups of 3-4 and have them rotate to 8 stations around the room, completing the activities in 15-20 minute intervals. (1-2 class periods). I have included directions for each station if you choose to present this lesson as a “stations activity”. Preview or review.The worksheets in this packet address the following concepts/key ideas:Evaluate the economic performance of the U.S. economy “GDP”,What effect do Business Cycles have on workers and businesses?,How do inflation and the unemployment rate serve as indicators of the health of the economy?~ What makes the economy grow?,What role do taxes play in the United States’ economic success?, How big is the Federal budget and what do they spend it on?, How do decisions about spending made by the U.S. government impact the health of the economy?, How does trade affect the health of the U.S. economy and competition in international markets improve the quality of U.S. products? 19 Economics videos with Worksheets! This Economic video collection contains 19 public access video links (QR Codes and web addresses provided) and corresponding worksheets for various economic topics. Most video activities (video and worksheet) can be completed in 10 minutes or less and are perfect as warm-up activities, review activities or to supplement a lecture. Students can scan the QR Codes provided (with their free QR Code reader app on any smartphone) OR can just watch the videos on any computer with internet connection. If students do not have internet access, you can project these videos on the LCD projector and watch them as a class. ANSWER KEYS are provided. Topics include:-Gross Domestic Product-Supply, Demand, Equilibrium, Labor market, Circular Flow Model, Externalities, Demand with income effect/substitution effect, Birth of Markets, Natural resources, Mankiw’s 10 principles, Money and banks, Federal Reserve, Minimum wage debate, globalization …..And more! Understanding Demand: Student Simulation and Activities This 9 page packet includes everything you need to conduct an introductory lesson on the Law of Demand, Substitution Effect and Income Effect. In this lesson your students will:-Participate in a class simulation to understand the Law of Demand-Watch 3 short videos on the Law of Demand, Substitution Effect and Income Effect while taking notes (worksheet included) Videos are free to watch on the internet.-Complete a chart in which they illustrate their understanding of the Law of Demand, Substitution Effect and Income Effect.-Create their own Demand Curve and answer critical thinking questions about their graph.-Complete a short Exit Card/Assessment writing activity.All materials included: students worksheets, handouts and step-by step teacher directions Factors of Production Student Activity This activity contains everything your students need to gain an in-depth understanding of the Factors of Production. Perfect lesson to use during a beginning Econ unit (Unit 1) where students are learning the basics of Economics. In this activity:1) Students will complete a graphic organizer, Factors of Production Chart, on the 4 Factors of Production using their classroom textbook or online resource.2) Students will then participate in a group activity in which they list all of the Factors of Production for an assigned good or service, create a poster of this information and share out with the class.3) Students will watch a video on how the Factors of Production may be affected in the future. (Video is public access on YouTube) and is 15 minutes in length. Students will answer questions about the video while watching.4) Assessment/Conclusion Activity Included.FULL LESSON, all worksheets, teacher STEP-BY-STEP directions are all included. Mankiw’s 7 Principles of Economics Student Stations Activity This 30 page lesson/power-point gives you everything you need to conduct a lesson/student activity on Mankiw’s 7 Economic Principles. The Economic Principles addressed in this lesson are: 1) People Face Tradeoffs 2) Our Choices have Costs and Benefits3) Thinking at the Margin4) Incentives are Important 5) Trade makes Everyone Better Off 6) Markets are a Good Place for Trade 7) Our Decisions have Future Consequences...In this lesson your students will 1) Create an Application Handbook that requires students to conduct an in-depth study of each of the 7 economic principles (above) while they rotate to 7 different “stations” around the classroom and complete different activities. 2) While students visit each of the 7 stations around the classroom they will be required to complete a short activity/task that will allow them to gain a deeper understanding of each of the principles. (Tasks included: participating in a simulation in which they “trade” with their table partners to simulate markets, watch a short video clip from YOUTUBE to visualize different types of markets, examine 6 decisions made by an imaginary government to predict some possible unintended consequences and MORE…) each activity requires critical thinking…This lesson INCLUDES all the materials needed for the lesson/ student STATION’s and STEP-BY-STEP teacher directions! *Common Core Lesson*

By learningisapassion

U.S. Economics: Mankiw's 7 Economic Principles "Student Stations Activity"

U.S. Economics: Mankiw's 7 Economic Principles "Student Stations Activity"

This 30 page lesson/power-point gives you everything you need to conduct a lesson/student activity on Mankiw’s 7 Economic Principles. The Economic Principles addressed in this lesson are: 1) People Face Tradeoffs 2) Our Choices have Costs and Benefits 3) Thinking at the Margin 4) Incentives are Important 5) Trade makes Everyone Better Off 6) Markets are a Good Place for Trade 7) Our Decisions have Future Consequences In this lesson your students will: 1) Create an Application Handbook that requires students to conduct an in-depth study of each of the 7 economic principles (above) while they rotate to 7 different “stations” around the classroom and complete different activities. 2) While students visit each of the 7 stations around the classroom they will be required to complete a short activity/task that will allow them to gain a deeper understanding of each of the principles. (Tasks included: participating in a simulation in which they “trade” with their table partners to simulate markets, watch a short video clip from YOUTUBE to visualize different types of markets, examine 6 decisions made by an imaginary government to predict some possible unintended consequences and MORE…) each activity requires critical thinking… This lesson INCLUDES all the materials needed for the lesson/ student STATION’s and STEP-BY-STEP teacher directions! *Common Core Lesson*

By learningisapassion

Economics Diagrams (A Level Full Set)

Economics Diagrams (A Level Full Set)

This PowerPoint contains 64 key diagrams for the A Level Economics Course. They are high-resolution and can be printed up to A1 size. You can also save the slides as image files by following the steps in the first slide. The diagrams are annotated with important concepts and points. There is also a bonus of five 'blank' diagrams which have the lines but no annotations or correct labels (they are marked up with simple letters). These can be used as activities where students have to either replace the letter with the correct label or give the letters which correspond to a particular concept. This pack contains the following diagrams: Year 1 Microeconomics - Straight line PPF - Opportunity cost on a PPF - Curved PPF - Growth on a PPF - Technology gain on a PPF (single good output increase) - Efficiency on a PPF - Market equilibrium - Increase in demand - Price elasticity of demand - Price elasticity of demand and revenue - Increase in supply - Price mechanism - Consumer surplus - Minimum price - Maximum price - Negative externality of production - Positive externality of consumption - Incidence of flat rate tax - Incidence of ad valorum tax - Incidence of subsidy Year 2 Microeconomics - Revenue maximisation - Economies of scale (including minimum efficient scale and diseconomies of scale) - Perfect competition - Profit maximisation in an imperfect market - Long run monopolistically competitive market - Oligopoly (simple) - kinked AR curve - Oligopoly (complex) - kinked AR curve and vertical discontinuity in MR curve - Static efficiencies in an imperfect market - Shut down points - Dynamic efficiency - Natural monopoly - Labour demand - Individual labour supply (backward bending labour supply curve) - Market labour supply - Labour market equilibrium - Impact of trade union - Monopsony - Bi-lateral monopoly - Discrimination Year 1 Macroeconomics - Reasons for downward sloping AD - Factors affecting AD - Factors affecting AS (short run and long run) - Economic cycle - Negative output gap (cyclical unemployment) - Positive output gap - Cost push inflation - Demand pull inflation - Hysteresis - The Keynesian LRAS - Macroeconomic policies Year 2 Macroeconomics - Inequality (Lorenz Curve & Gini Coefficient) - Comparative advantage (shown with PPF) - Gains of trade - Trade creation - Trade diversion - Floating exchange rate determination - Impact of depreciation on trade balance (J-Curve) - Impact of tariff - Impact of quota - Impact of import reducing subsidy - Guaranteed minimum price - Buffer stock scheme - Increasing money supply (QE)

By mr_seccombe

Economics Diagrams (A Level - Theme 4 Year 2 Macroeconomics)

Economics Diagrams (A Level - Theme 4 Year 2 Macroeconomics)

This PowerPoint contains 13 key diagrams for the Year 2 Macroeconomics content. They are high-resolution and can be printed up to A1 size. You can also save the slides as image files by following the steps in the first slide. The diagrams are annotated with important concepts and points. This pack contains the following diagrams: - Inequality (Lorenz Curve & Gini Coefficient) - Comparative advantage (shown with PPF) - Gains of trade - Trade creation - Trade diversion - Floating exchange rate determination - Impact of depreciation on trade balance (J-Curve) - Impact of tariff - Impact of quota - Impact of import reducing subsidy - Guaranteed minimum price - Buffer stock scheme - Increasing money supply (QE)

By mr_seccombe

Economics Diagrams (A Level - Theme 2 - Year 1 Macroeconomics)

Economics Diagrams (A Level - Theme 2 - Year 1 Macroeconomics)

This PowerPoint contains 12 key diagrams for the Year 1 Macroeconomics content. They are high-resolution and can be printed up to A1 size. You can also save the slides as image files by following the steps in the first slide. The diagrams are annotated with important concepts and points. This pack contains the following diagrams: - Reasons for downward sloping AD - Factors affecting AD - Factors affecting AS (short run and long run) - Economic cycle - Negative output gap (cyclical unemployment) - Positive output gap - Cost push inflation - Demand pull inflation - Hysteresis - The Keynesian LRAS - Macroeconomic policies

By mr_seccombe

ECONOMICS WORK SHEET - 6.2 The allocation of resources:  How the Market Works.

ECONOMICS WORK SHEET - 6.2 The allocation of resources: How the Market Works.

Work Sheet on IGCSE Economics - 6.2 The allocation of resources: How the Market Works. This Work Sheet will help your student in discovery learning and confidence building as thy work towards getting ready for the school and for the IGCSE Economic examinations on syllabus 2017 - 2019. It is good for Teachers and Students’ alike. Briefly teach the topic and then engage students with this worksheet. They can work alone or in pairs, as you consider best. They are also free to work with the recommended text books and you can enjoy a relatively free and easy learning environment in your class room.

By daniaewodage

ECONOMICS WORK SHEET - Financial Institutions: Central Banks, Stock Exchanges & Commercial Banks.

ECONOMICS WORK SHEET - Financial Institutions: Central Banks, Stock Exchanges & Commercial Banks.

Work Sheet on IGCSE Economics - Financial Institutions: Central Banks, Stock Exchanges & Commercial Banks. This Work Sheet will help your student in discovery learning and confidence building as thy work towards getting ready for the school and for the IGCSE Economic examinations on syllabus 2017 - 2019. It is good for Teachers and Students’ alike. Briefly teach the topic and then engage students with this worksheet. They can work alone or in pairs, as you consider best. They are also free to work with the recommended text books and you can enjoy a relatively free and easy learning environment in your class room.

By daniaewodage

IGCSE ECONOMICS WORKSHEET - Economic Problem Choice & Resources Allocation.

IGCSE ECONOMICS WORKSHEET - Economic Problem Choice & Resources Allocation.

Work Sheet on IGCSE Economics -Economic Problem Choice & Resources Allocation: This Work Sheet will help your student in discovery learning and confidence building as thy work towards getting ready for the school and for the IGCSE Economic examinations on syllabus 2017 - 2019. It is good for Teachers and Students’ alike. Briefly teach the topic and then engage students with this worksheet. They can work alone or in pairs, as you consider best. They are also free to work with the recommended text books and you can enjoy a relatively free and easy learning environment in your class room.

By daniaewodage

IGCSE ECONOMICS WORK SHEET-Money and the Need for Exchange.

IGCSE ECONOMICS WORK SHEET-Money and the Need for Exchange.

Work Sheet on IGCSE Economics - Money and the Need for Exchange.: This Work Sheet will help your student in discovery learning and confidence building as thy work towards getting ready for the school and for the IGCSE Economic examinations on syllabus 2017 - 2019. It is good for Teachers and Students’ alike. Briefly teach the topic and then engage students with this worksheet. They can work alone or in pairs, as you consider best. They are also free to work with the recommended text books and you can enjoy a relatively free and easy learning environment in your class room.

By daniaewodage

6.7 Population Growth & Trend                             IGCSE- Economics

6.7 Population Growth & Trend IGCSE- Economics

Whole Lesson: A whole lesson and this is all you need to teach on this topic for IGCSE Economic syllabus 2017 - 2019. It is good for Teachers and Students and adequate as a note for student to copy in the class or at home. Parents can also use to help their children to improve on their performance. Lesson Objectives: At the end of the lesson, students should be able to: At the end of the lesson students should be able: • describe the factors that affect population growth (birth rate, death rate, fertility rate, net migration) and discuss reasons for the different rates of growth in different countries. • analyse the problems and consequences of these population changes for countries at different stages of development • describe the effects of changing size and structure of population on an economy. • discuss differences in standards of living within countries and between countries, both developed and developing.

By daniaewodage

Lesson Plan Economics Year 10 Week 12 d Term 1 (Functions of the stock exchanges.) 2017-19

Lesson Plan Economics Year 10 Week 12 d Term 1 (Functions of the stock exchanges.) 2017-19

Lesson Plan IGCSE Economics Year 10 Week 1 Term 1, 2017- 2019 Syllabus An excellent lesson plan for teachers. It will save you valuable preparation time can be used directly or adapted by any teacher to suite the school’s need. It stems from the Topics to be covered and the work scheme for syllabus 2017-19 both of which are up loadable on this shop. Lesson objective: At the end of the lesson, students should be able to: 6.3 • describe the functions of the stock exchanges.

By daniaewodage