This Economic Data Lesson: Economic Policy Options lesson plan also includes:
Can you make decisions that will impact millions of people around the nation? Scholars research the role of the Federal Reserve, and its Chairman, on the economic outlook of the country. They analyze current trends in unemployment, economic data, and the business cycle while participating in a quick game that puts them in charge of the Federal Reserve System. Decisions on interest rates, employment, and stability result in an active atmosphere full of firsthand economic lessons.
- Resource is for high school students 9-12
- Serves as one part of an Economic Data series
- Printable worksheets and materials make it easy to implement
- Contains an assessment and answer key