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VOTE: The Environment—September 9, 2017

Tucson September 9th, 2017


Teachers, help your students learn about the economics of pollution, environment, and the role of regulation.

This workshop is one of eight you may take in any sequence to expand your understanding of economic issues in public discourse and to become more knowledgeable and articulate about economic issues yourself.

The VOTE series is recommended for middle and high school teachers of social studies, history, government, civics, business, economics, science, and language arts.

All VOTE workshops are taught by Amy S. Cramer, Ph.D.
Full-Time Instructor of Economics at Pima Community College

Dr. Cramer’s workshop will include:

  • Lessons on Negative Externalities
  • Focus on the role of Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Discussion of conservative, liberal and radical traditions in modern policy discourse
  • Modeling of student activities for immediate use in your classroom


Registration for September 9th, 2017

We do our best to accommodate as many teachers as possible at our workshops. However, please understand that when the demand for workshops significantly exceeds the supply of seats, admission will be selective on the basis of (1) proximity to southern Arizona; and (2) teachers who are teaching subjects closest to the workshop topic.
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