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Grade 6-8, 9-12
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Lesson

The Trading Game

Time: 45,
Updated: December 14 2018,
Author: Scott Niederjohn

Objective

Students will be able to understand the advantages of trade and why countries participate in it, analyze the concept of comparative advantage to better understand the benefits of trade, and apply their understanding of trade in an interactive market trading game that illustrates how voluntary trade benefits both parties.