Yana van der Meulen Rodgers
Yana van der Meulen Rodgers is a Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at Rutgers University. She holds a PhD from Harvard in economics and has co-authored two research papers on the teaching of economics to young children.
Interviews with Yana van der Meulen Rodgers
Economics need not be dry or didactic. Here’s a suggested reading list of novels with economic themes to appeal to young teenagers.
Great books can introduce kids to economics at a young age, says Rutgers University economics professor Yana van der Meulen Rodgers. Here she picks some lovely story books for 5-10 year olds and explains the key economic concepts they illustrate.