- Students will learn about the concept of externalities.
- Students will learn about market failures and need for government intervention.
- Students will explore how climate change is a negative externality, and exploring the need for sustainable economic growth.
- Grade 10 Science
- Grade 10 - 12 Environmental Science in British Columbia
- Grade 10 - 11 Social Studies in Alberta
- Grade 12 Canada & World Studies in Ontario
Length of Activity
- 1 to 1.5 hours
- Topic Backgrounder
- Marking Rubric
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