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

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

What Members Say


Phyllis C.
Lesson Planet has helped me plan for a more rigorous lesson.
Phyllis C., Teacher
Arlington, TN