Climate Change Game

A cooperation game that lets students experience some of the challenges of cooperation in addressing global climate change

In a classroom game with changing conditions students have to work together to mitigate an outcome that is disastrous for everyone. Different versions of this game can be played to help students experience and reflect on their behaviors, strategies and outcomes under different conditions.

The game is based on Milinski et al. (2008) to simulate the dilemma inherent in addressing global climate change.

Author: Susan Hanisch

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