Externalities, Property Rights and Pollution

Students identify the various externalities for any type of production. Using that information, they examine situations in which they are positive and negative. They discuss government efforts to protect the environment and humans. In groups, they discuss different scenarios requiring them to compare the tragedy of the commons to property rights that are clearly defined.

9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 16 Downloads
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