Victor Claar: Is 'Fair Trade' Fair?

Video created by Sonya Tiratsuyan Employee on Apr 12, 2017

    Most consumers have heard of fair-trade coffee, but have no idea how fair-trade actually works. This talk covers the basics of the fair-trade model, and explores whether fair trade can deliver on its promises to help the poor. Fair trade can also be used to vividly illustrate many key concepts in a principles of micro class, such as price elasticity and monopoly power.