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Teach supply chain economics and the bullwhip effect with MobLab
Published by Phil Limberg 12 days ago
Help students understand the bullwhip effect in supply chain operations with MobLab's Beer Game!
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3 doors to choose from with light bulbs on top with the middle door's bulb lit, question marks by all the doors
MobLab's Monty Hall Games and Bayesian Statistics
Introduce Bayesian statistics to students with MobLab's Monty Hall game! Read on to see whether it's a good idea to stick with your first choice or switch to another.
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Teaching The Economics of “Quiet Quitting” & Game Theory Concepts with Minimum Effort
Quiet Quitting is all over social media and business news recently. Use MobLab's Minimum Effort game to teach students the impact of quiet quitting and how it's an example of game theory!
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Insurance Market & Asymmetric Information
Ever have to make a purchase decision without having complete information? Help students understand asymmetric information and adverse selection with this insurance market simulation!
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Understanding Interest Rates, Inflation, and Uncertainty with MobLab Games
Help students learn and understand the macroeconomic uncertainty behind inflation and interest rates by playing a MobLab game!
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Something Fishy - Tragedy of the Commons: Fishery Game
Check out a couple tips we have for running the classic Tragedy of the Commons fishing game for your classroom!
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MobLab Inside the (Prisoner’s Dilemma) Matrix
Dive deeper into the Prisoner's Dilemma rabbit hole with MobLab's pre-built matrix games. Learn how we make learning about Nash equilibrium fun and easy!
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Resources for Teaching Economics: Ways To Encourage Students To Talk
Getting students to join in classroom discussions can be challenging, but MobLab can help! Check out some easy tips that will spark student engagement!
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Teaching Economic Theory & The Importance of Reflection
MobLab is known for its games to help classes be more interactive, but equally important to experiential learning is reflection. Check out our tips for how to incorporate reflection for student learning with MobLab surveys.
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Teaching Economics Through Games With MobLab
Check out what happened when MobLab showed graduate assistants how to teach with our Competitive Market game and surveys!
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Teaching Cryptocurrency Investing with MobLab’s Centipede Game
Talking to your students about cryptocurrency is just the start! Show them the risks of a rug pull with the MobLab Centipede game. Read this blog post to learn more!
Dotted graph increasing towards a price cap, an orange on the left of the graph, a money bag on the right of the graph, and the Online Assignment globe on the far right
New! Teaching Price Controls in Economics with MobLab Online Assignments
MobLab debuts Price Controls in Online Assignments! Using the Competitive Market game, teach how a price ceiling and a price floor impacts the market and tie this all to real world examples.
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5 Useful Learning Outcomes Examples for Economics Students
Results matter! Use MobLab to help students achieve these 5 learning outcomes!
New! Public Goods Module Debuts in Online Assignments
Public Goods Online Assignment debuts on MobLab! Learn how easy it is to see if your students will choose to contribute or become a free rider in these games.
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Understanding Mergers with MobLab
How do mergers impact the stock market? Read more to see how MobLab's Asset Market game can help demonstrate potential outcomes!
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New! Teaching Elasticity in Economics with MobLab Online Assignments
Learning Elasticity just got more intuitive with this new Online Assignment module!
MobLab's Comparative Advantage orange and blue food trucks facing each other and dollar signs are between them, also hamburger and fries are next to the food trucks
The Costs of Doing Business
Help your students learn about opportunity costs by applying it with to their daily life decisions and in business with MobLab's Comparative Advantage game. Read on to learn more!
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Resources for Economics Teachers: MobLab FAQs by Instructors
MobLab is an easy-to-master, powerful tool for instructors, but questions can come up for first-time users. Here are the answers to some questions we get asked often. Check them out!
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New! Teaching Taxes with MobLab Online Assignment
One of the few things in life that's certain is taxes. Teach students what happens when a seller pays the taxes versus when a buyer and seller share the burden. Read on to learn more!