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Capitalism For Kids: Growing Up To Be Your Own Boss Paperback – May 2005
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The book is not a collection of specific projects that kids can do for fun and maybe earn a few bucks from adults who have encouragement or charity in mind. In fact the author devotes a few pages to explaining why a lemonade stand might be "something that would teach a bad lesson rather than a good one for a kid who wants to start a business." In a chapter addressed to parents, Hess also states that "This is not a book to recommend that the only impulse to nurture in a young person is the specific impulse to make money." Homeschoolers might find the book useful. "The truth of the matter," says Hess, "is that the main burden of getting a youngster to think about economics as something important, real, and lively is going to have to be a family project, not a school one."
I recomend this to anyone who is interested in learning the basics of buisness.
have classes on starting your own business sadly. This is a great
easy to read book for kids and adults will learn plenty too.