games and challenges

See our ideas for how to engage students with real-life economic issues

This challenge helps students think about the consequences of automation and potential policy solutions 

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This challenge teaches students about the gender pay gap and helps them think about possible policy solutions

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This game is for large groups of students, helping them to understand how auctions work

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This excercise questions GDP as a measure of progress and challenges students to think of new ways to measure progress

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This game uses different indicators to challenge students' ideas of what makes up 'developed' vs 'developing' countries

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Discover Economics is a Royal Economics Society campaign to increase diversity among economics students