Resources

The Resource section is designed to better equip teachers with materials for further educating students in the field of economics. A vast amount of subject specific materials are available through the Council on Economic Education. Please contact the MCEE office for further information.

Competition in a Global World Luncheon with John Connors
 dotGlobal Competition (PPT) – John Connors, Ignition 
 
ECNS 594 – Current Issues in Economics 
 dotELM 1 – Scarcity (PPT) and ELM 2 – Opportunity Cost (PPT) and handout (PDF) – Dr. Myles Watts, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU
 dotELM 6 – Prices (PPT) – Dr. Randy Rucker, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU 
 dotELM 8 – Demand (PPT) and ELM 7 – Supply (PPT) – Dr. Randy Rucker, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU
 dotELM 9 – Equilibrium (PPT)– Dr. Randy Rucker, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU
 dotELM 16 – The Role of Business in the Economy (PPT) – Tom Downey, PayneWest
 dot“How Much Money Does it Take to be Rich in the U. S.?” (PDF) – Dr. Wendy Stock, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU
 dot“Why do Men Earn More than Women?” (PDF) – Dr. Wendy Stock, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU 
 dotHealth Care (PPT) – Gregg Davis, BBER
 dotELM 12 – Gas Prices (PPT) – Gregg Davis, BBER
 dotELM 18 – Biofuels (PPT) – Joel Schumacher, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU 
 dot“The Economics of Pre-horse Era Buffalo Jumps” (PDF) – Terry Anderson, PERC
 dotELM 17 – Recycling (PPT) and handout (PDF) – Holly Fretwell, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU 
 dotPublic Debt (PPT) – Dr. Myles Watts, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU and Dr. Doug Young, Professor Emeritus, MSU
 dotEnergy Markets (PPT) – Dr. Myles Watts, Department of Ag Econ/Econ, MSU 
   
Learning, Earning and Investing 
 dotHigh School Business Challenge Training – Tim Alzheimer, Department of Business, MSU
 dotStock Market Game Overview – Tim Alzheimer, Department of Business, MSU
 dotLesson 2 – Investing in Yourself – Activity 2.1 Buying with Dimes (PDF) – Denise Seilstad, Montana Extension Service, Lewistown
 dotLessons 3, 4 – What is a Stock, Reading the Financial Pages and Lessons 5, 6 – What is a Bond, What are Mutual Funds (PPT) – Sean Sturges, D. A. Davidson & Co., Great Falls
 dotLesson 11 – Researching Companies (PDF) – Denise Seilstad, Montana Extension Service, Lewistown
 dotLesson 12 – Credit (PDF) – Karen Smith, Montana Credit Unions for Community Development
 dotLesson 13 – Saving (PDF) – Karen Smith, Montana Credit Unions for Community Development
 dotSaving Dollars (PDF) – Karen Smith, Montana Credit Unions for Community Development
 dotLesson 18 – Managing Risk (PPT) – Connie Genger, Montana Council on Economic Education
 dotRisk Management in Personal Finance (PDF) – Connie Genger, Montana Council on Economic Education
 
Miscellaneous Teacher Friendly Websites
 dothttp://www.learner.org/resources/series79.html
 dothttp://teachufr.org
 
See “Links” for other useful information.

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