Thompson Rivers University

Ever thought to use music to teach Economics?

July 5, 2012

Music Notes VectorJoshua Hall, Robert Lawson and Dirk Mateer developed a weblog which offers a variety of song lyrics which we can use to teach economics! Use ABBA or Led Zeppelin or country music, or rap to teach opportunity cost, scarcity, greed, unemployment and many more topics in economics. You will find a selection from the song’s lyrics and a brief assignment for students.

Click here to access the song lyrics and assignments.

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