search copyright statement

 

Lessons on Concept 'Public Goods' for 6-8

Please find the grade level for your class.


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.

School for Sale
Grade 9-12 / Examination of the case for privatizing a public school. Learn about public goods, private goods, costs, incentives, and economic efficiency. ©Nebraska Council on Economic Education