Economic education in the schools

a report. by National Task Force on Economic Education.

Publisher: Committee for Economic Development] in [New York

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National Task Force on Economic Education (U.S.). Economic education in the schools. [New York, Committee for Economic Development] (OCoLC) Named Person: Economie politique--Etude et enseignement (Secondaire)--Etats-Unis.

Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Task Force on Economic Education (U.S.) OCLC Number. The book provides important insights on the overall structure of the current school finance system, discusses the different ways funds are (mis)allocated to schools, and most importantly, raises much-needed awareness and critical questions around issues of equity, adequacy and efficiency of the funding of the American school by: National Task Force on Economic Education (U.S.) Economic education in the schools, summary of the report of the National Task Force on Economic Education, September, [New York], [Committee for Economic Development], [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Task Force on Economic Education (U.S.

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