An Economic Mystery: What Happened to the Railroads?

Summarize how government policies and changes in consumer demand contributed to a decline in the rail industry during the 20th century and identify key factors that are helping the rail industry prosper. Learners give an ample amount of examples of how government policies have helped and hurt market participants.

9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 Downloads
Resource Details

Social Studies & History
3 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
4 days

What Members Say

Viola H.
Lesson Planet has transformed they way I teach. When I finally admitted that it was ok to utilize the knowledge of other teachers and began adopting these lesson plans the time I saved and excitement I felt energized my classroom.
Viola H., Teacher
Lafe, AR