59th Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference

CEE’s Financial Literacy & Economic Education Conference is the nation’s premier event for K-12 educators that want to integrate personal finance and economics into their classrooms. You will discover innovative ways to engage your students while networking with like-minded colleagues. We hope you will join us. REGISTER LEARN FROM EXPERTS Over 50 education sessions, handpicked […]

Conserving Migratory Wildlife

A new report from PERC, Elk in Paradise: Conserving Migratory Wildlife and Working Lands in Montana’s Paradise Valley, reveals the complex and sometimes conflict-prone relationship between private landowners and elk in Montana’s Paradise Valley. Based on extensive surveys and interviews with the valley’s residents about their attitudes toward wildlife, Elk in Paradise identifies and discusses the points of […]

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 […]

Why is the Census Important For Montana

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Your Response Matters. Montana is a big state. With more than 147,000 square miles of land to cover we need to work together to ensure a complete count. Accurate census data means everyone in the community gets their fair share of resources and has a representative political voice. The most vulnerable populations for an undercount […]

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 […]

National Annual Conference

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Conference Highlights: Access to over 100 workshops where you can learn to integrate personal finance and economics into your classes Outstanding networking opportunities – meet with other teachers and learn how they’re tackling the challenges of economic and financial literacy education for K-12 students. Conference sessions and workshops provide actionable tactics that will help you incorporate economics and financial […]