Prices! Prices! Prices!: Why They Go Up and Down by David A. AdlerPrices! Prices! Prices!: Why They Go Up and Down by David A. Adler

Prices! Prices! Prices!: Why They Go Up and Down

byDavid A. Adler

Hardcover | February 1, 2015

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Sometimes prices go up and up and up. Then they suddenly crash. Why? In simple language and with colorful graphics and amusing characters, this picture book explains the basic laws of supply and demand, using examples kids will understand, such as dueling lemonade stands on the same block. Terms such as "fixed costs" and "variable costs" are clearly explained, and a glossary as well as a helpful graphic summary are included. This entertaining yet clear introduction to economics will promote financial literacy.

David A. Adler is the author of nearly 200 books for children. He was a New York City mathematics teacher for nine years before becoming inspired to write his first book. When his wife gave birth to their first child, David stayed home to take care of his son and to write, which he has been doing ever since. He lives in Queens, NY with...
Title:Prices! Prices! Prices!: Why They Go Up and DownFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 10.2 × 8.7 × 0.3 inPublished:February 1, 2015Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823432939

ISBN - 13:9780823432936