Monday, May 31, 2010

How to Calculate the Terms of Trade

Summary: Terms of Trade

A YouTube video is here. I have spent years trying to explain this subject to my students. I believe I have found a way to explain this concept easily so that any student can understand it. I will have a companion worksheet up soon. The College Board says calculating the terms of trade will be tested on the AP. Here's a way to effortlessly prepare your students. I hope you find it useful.

About the Author: Mike Fladlien is an AP Economics teacher from Muscatine High School in Muscatine, IA. He is an author, and also publishes the Mikeroeconomics and iMacroeconomics VB blogs.


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