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Lessons on Concept 'Private Property/Property Rights' for 9-12

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The Mystery of: Is it Mine or Is It Yours?
Grade 6-8 / How did the road, the park or the street lights get there? Who paid for them? As a matter of fact, just who owns them?

Goods and Services: Some are Private, Some are Not
Grade 6-8 / EconEdLink: The role of government is to provide for the common defense, define and protect property rights, and enforce contractual arrangements. Throughout the 20th and early 21st century, government has increased its role in economic life.

Property Rights Video
Grade 9-12 / EconEdLink: This video teaches the concept of Property Rights, which refers to the legal ownership of resources, including the right to own, use and sell them. Property rights are essential to the transactions in a market economy, and one of the essential roles of government in a market-oriented economy is to protect property rights.