Teaching children to save early

...exercise in which students applied the lessons from the story to the realistic example of saving their own money in order to buy a favorite toy. One of Fredricks’ students,...

Blue Hens Learn the Art of Persuasion and Giving

...flattery (complementing potential donors), while others used guilt (saying the money will go to buy Christmas presents for children who otherwise wouldn’t get anything.) Which technique yielded the best results?...

Youth Show Just How Meaningful Economics Is

...ten complete personal finance activity kits that were based on the story Shiny Pennies. The booklet describes an alligator who hopes to buy a piece of candy but it can’t...

Lerner Graduate Student Stories: Jayakanthan Sivasankaran

...corporate governance. There’s a concept I learned called discount rate, which can answer many questions surrounding stock prices. Many pundits say don’t buy stocks with high multiples (P/E) but in...