Concepts for Kids
1. Anything that prevents or slows down free trade makes everyone poorer.
2. Countries that have many laws and rules (called regulations) discouraging free trade are not as prosperous compared with countries that have fewer of them.
The Tuttle Twins and the Food Truck Fiasco
by Connor Boyack
The Tuttle twins launch a political campaign to change laws limiting food truck businesses. The story defines profitable, regulations, protectionism, capital, and competition.
Rice From Heaven: The Secret Mission to Feed North Koreans
by Tina Cho
In May, 2016, forty South Koreans inflated and launched 200 balloons that carried loads of rice into North Korea. This book tells the story from the perspective of a fictional girl who helped. The text and illustrations clearly show the differences between North and South Korea.