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Grade 9-12
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Lesson

That’s the Ticket: The Economics of Ticket Scalping

Time: 30 mins,
Updated: February 15 2019,
Author: Scott Niederjohn

Objective

Students will be able to:

  • Evaluate how the market price for a sporting event is affected by ticket scalping.
  • Understand that the face value of a ticket and the market price are often different.