Intro to Capital Markets

Grade Levels: High School, College, Adult
Program Duration: 45 minutes

Intro to Capital Markets

This 45-minute introductory class covers the capital markets from ancient trade through the present, including stock, bond and commodity markets. In this class students will learn about trade and why countries participate in it, understand that both parties gain from trade, understand how trade has influenced development, and be able to identify different types of markets.

Materials

Lesson Plan (PDF, 132.88 K)

Exhibits
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