Grades 11 and 12 / Secondary 5 and CEGEP
April 28, 2020
Bank of Canada: The Economy, Plain and SimpleIt’s right there in the title—The Economy, Plain and Simple: Plain language. Complex concepts made as simple as possible—thanks to the efforts of our economists and a supporting cast of communications professionals. The results are short, quick reads, with engaging visuals, all on a mobile-friendly platform—so you can read them on the go.
December 2, 2019
Trading up: How countries benefit from freer tradeUse hands-on activities to explore comparative advantage, opportunity cost and specialization. Students will learn how these key economic concepts help countries benefit from trade.
September 26, 2019
Price check: Inflation in CanadaAll about inflation: what it is, what it means and how it's measured. Students will learn how the consumer price index is calculated and create their own student price index to measure the prices that matter most to them.
May 15, 2019
What goes up…
Economic bubbles continued to pop up regularly throughout history, and still do today.
March 14, 2019
Inflation BustersOnsite program: How do you plan for the future when you don’t know what things will cost? Join the fight against inflation in Inflation Busters, a game-based program for students. Who knew learning about monetary policy could be fun? We did!
November 8, 2018
Money of the First World War
In Europe, gold and silver coins largely disappeared from circulation as they were hoarded or as governments used the metal for the war effort.
October 5, 2018
For teachers: Designing a bank note that reflects CanadaExplore the design of Canadian bank notes.
May 8, 2018
Operation Fish was the largest movement of physical wealth in history.
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