So Expensive Series - Artisan Calligraphy Ink
You might have to think twice before buying ink this nice.
In a world where most things are expected to be made fast and sold cheap, Japanese artisan calligraphy ink is quite the opposite. Why would a company be determined to stick to their oldest processes, even if it loses them money? Discuss this with your students in NGPF's activity series based on Business Insider's web series: So Expensive.
Students will watch a video about a specific product or service, identify the specific factors of production that impact its price, and dig deeper by answering a few thought-provoking questions.
So Expensive #24: Artisan Calligraphy Ink
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View answers to frequently asked questions about how to implement the So Expensive series activities with your students.
We hope this activity will help you provide your students with engaging topics to help sharpen personal finance and economics skills!
Have questions or comments? Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Looking for more ways to introduce economics into your personal finance classroom? Check out NGPF’s Econ Collection!
About the Author
Ryan grew up with and maintains a love for learning. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a degree in Business Administration and worked in sports marketing for a number of years. After living in Texas, Colorado, Tennessee, and Minnesota, the call of education eventually brought Ryan back to his home state of Wisconsin where he was a Business and Marketing teacher for three years. In his free time he likes to spend time with his wife and daughter, play basketball, read, and go fishing. Now with NGPF, Ryan is excited to help teachers lead the most important course their students will ever take.
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