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The Economics of Love and Romance

February 8, 2022

As Valentine’s Day approaches, show your students that economics is anything but dismal by linking key  economic concepts to romantic relationships. How can market forces help us understand the dating scene? How do incentives and opportunity cost impact relationship decision-making? We’ll explore these ideas and more, highlighting possible classroom activities along the way.

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  • Contact Name: Michela Wilson
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