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Unit 5: Lesson 29 - Can Taxes Be Incentives?

Students examine different types of taxes and criteria for determining a fair tax. Students work in pairs to predict how changes in taxes will change people's behavior.

Concepts:

  • Incentive
  • Substitute
  • Taxes
Standards:
  • Standard #4: Incentives
  • Standard #16: Role of Government and Market Failure

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