60th Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference

Early-Bird Pricing Ends on 6/30 K–12 Educators: $79; $99 thereafter Register Now to Save Discover innovative ways to engage your students while networking with like-minded colleagues at our 60th annual Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference. This year, we are virtual! Conference Highlights: Tailored and Topical Subjects: From teachers who want to introduce kindergartners to the […]

Learn about Montana Financial Education Coalition

The Montana Financial Education Coalition is a group of individuals, businesses, financial institutions, and government and non-profit agencies that believe in the importance of financial education. These individuals and organizations work together to educate and prepare Montanans for life-long financial success. Our Mission The Montana Financial Education Coalition (MFEC) strives to improve the personal financial […]

Free Webinar – COVID19 Impact on MT Agriculture

MSU Extension and MSU Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics will be hosting a Spring version of our annual Fall Agricultural Economics Conference. The conference will be held from 9:00 am to 11:00 am on March 5th.  The event is free and open to everyone. We are requiring registration, in large part so that everyone […]

Free Webinar Series – Personal Finance for Educators

Join us! Learn how to better manage your own finances for now and the future.   THIS FOUR-PART WEBINAR SERIES IS OPEN TO ALL K-12 TEACHERS OF ANY SUBJECT PLUS YOU WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO EARN CTLE CREDITS. Part 1 of 4: Learn How to Budget, Avoid Debt, Stay Financially Fit, and Build Your “Net […]

MT Economics Challenge

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The Montana Economics Challenge Registration is Open!   The even will be held online only.  Testing will need to be completed by April 15, 2021.  As an added incentive this year, we will offer $500 team prize of $500 for the winners of both divisions in the Montana Economics Challenge.   As always, all top performing teams […]

The Economic Contribution of Grizzly Athletics

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The entire spectrum of ways in which University of Montana’s intercollegiate athletic activities – Grizzly Athletics – enrich and expand the economy of Missoula is broad. Intercollegiate sports in general, and the University of Montana’s sports programs in particular, have grown in popularity, impact and visibility. While those programs have always been aimed at providing […]

Sports Economics: To Build or Not to Build

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Essential Question: Why did the Atlanta Falcons and the City of Atlanta partner to build a new $1.4 billion dollar retractable-roof stadium? On September 30, 2013 the Atlanta Falcons, the City of Atlanta, and the Georgia World Congress Center Authority announced they had officially selected a site for a new retractable-roof stadium. The site, just south […]

Page One Economics

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Does International Trade Create Winners and Losers?   “It is the maxim of every prudent master of a family, never to attempt to make at home what it will cost him more to make than to buy. What is prudence in the conduct of every private family, can scarce be folly in that of a […]

MT Financial Education Coalition Conference Bozeman, April 3, 2018

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“Financial Education MATTERS” is the theme for the 2018 Montana Financial Education Coalition (MFEC) Conference. The 2018 MFEC Conference will be held Tuesday, April 3, in Bozeman at the GranTree Inn. The Montana Financial Education Coalition (MFEC) strives to improve the personal financial knowledge and decision making ability of Montana citizens by promoting public awareness of the need […]