The Economics of Interest Rates

EDUCATOR'S VERSION

This lesson printed from:
http://www.econedlink.org/e84

Posted September 15, 2000

Standards: 10, 12

Grades: 9-12

Author: Council for Economic Education Technology Staff

Posted: September 15, 2000

Updated: February 8, 2008

DESCRIPTION

This site explores the role interest plays in everyday spending and saving decisions. You will also learn about the relationship between the level of interest rates and economic activity.

KEY CONCEPTS

Banking, Credit, Functions of Money, Interest Rate, Money Supply


INTRODUCTION

Economics of Interest Rates

Part 1
Part 2