FEE Academy: What’s Deadlier Than a Cobra?

The past few years have been tough, but there is hope on the horizon. Here’s some good news: there’s an arsenal of inspirational and informative messengers standing at the ready to equip you with the tools needed to rebuild your life. We’ve gathered these messengers together, identified 10 lessons crucial for your success, and are ready to share them with you.

Economics Webinar 1: What’s Deadlier Than a Cobra? (July 6, 2022 | 2–3 p.m. ET)

This session explores the limits of central planning through experiments in which students attempt to allocate society's resources in order to make people better off. Students will learn real-world examples that demonstrate how the knowledge problem creates unintended consequences.  

Speaker: James Harrigan

Pre-webinar assignment (optional): Read this article and answer the following questions: Why do incentives matter? Can you think of any other cases in your daily life where you have experienced unintended consequences?

These webinars are available at no cost to you, though registration is required. For information on certificate options, our iPad giveaway, and other sessions in FEE Academy: The Economics of Empowerment, click here.

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