New Book Helps Kids Understand Economics

May 7, 2014

  Experts agree teaching children about money early is the best way to prepare them to make informed financial decisions as adults, but few schools have financial literacy programs, and parents don’t often talk to their kids about money. Patrick Burke, CPA, attorney and managing partner at the law firm Burke & Schindler, has published a new book to help children understand economics. Swing for the Fences portrays business as a series of entertaining economic puzzles and solutions, presented in an easily understandable manner children will enjoy. Patrick Burke join us to share some of the insights he hopes children learn from his book.