This week’s video comes recommended from one of my students and highlights an industry a few of my students care deeply about: sneakers. I knew this was a thing, but I didn’t realize how much money was being traded. Take a look:
Here’s what I’m wondering:
This video was published on June 14, 2013. Do you think this source is outdated?
What gives sneakers their value? Why are some worth hundreds or even thousands while others are cheap?
Do these kids pay taxes? Should they?
How much are you willing to pay for a pair of shoes? What makes them worth the price?
What do you think about Nike changing its strategy for this market? Should they have done so?