Crowding Out

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Students learn that the loanable funds market is a virtual clearing house matching borrowers and savers. They participate in an activity to demonstrate crowding out in the loanable funds market. They use demand and supply analysis to graphically represent the results of crowding out.

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Audience:   High School, College
Language:   English
Subjects:   AP, Economics
Resource Types:   PowerPoint, Lessons, SMART/Promethean/Whiteboard
Concepts:   Fiscal Policy, Markets

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