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The “Not So Great” Depression

This webinar demonstrates how popular works of historical fiction, set…
Key Concepts: Business Cycles, Employment and Unemployment, Scarcity
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How to Play the Fiscal Ship

What are the tradeoffs that policymakers face when steering the…
Key Concepts: Budget Deficits and Public Debt, Fiscal Policy
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Growth Mindset

This presentation challenges teachers and leaders to clearly define what…
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Economics in Space?

Stretch the limits of your students’ thinking beyond planet earth…
Key Concepts: Public-Choice Analysis, Roles of Government
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Debt and Equity Financing Video

Teach your students about debt and equity financing. In this…
Key Concepts: Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Entrepreneurs…
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Credit Score Video

Teach your students about credit scores. In this video a…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Credit, Entrepreneurs
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Opportunity Cost Video and Quiz

In this economics video, students will learn about opportunity cost…
Objective: Students will understand the concept of opportunity cost.
Key Concepts: Choice, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Opportunity Cost
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Human Capital Concept Video

This video explains the concept of human capital and how…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Division of Labor/Specialization…
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Compound Interest Concept Video

This video explains compound interest, how it differs from simple…
Key Concepts: Compounding, Credit, Economic Institutions…
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Insurance Concept Video

This video teaches the concept of Insurance. The purchase of…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Insurance, Risk and Return
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Debt and Equity Financing Video

Teach your students about debt and equity financing. In this…
Key Concepts: Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Entrepreneurs…
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Credit Score Video

Teach your students about credit scores. In this video a…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Credit, Entrepreneurs
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Productive Resources Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Productive Resources. Productive resources…
Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Division of Labor/Specialization, Entrepreneurs…
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Fiscal Policy Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Fiscal Policy. Fiscal policy…
Key Concepts: Budget Deficit, Business Cycles, Employment and Unemployment…
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Income Distribution Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Income Distribution. Income distribution…
Key Concepts: Budgeting, Consumers, Income Distribution…
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Productivity Video and Quiz

This video teaches the concept of Productivity, which is measured…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Demand, Division of Labor/Specialization…
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The Economic Way of Thinking

In this video, Dr. Mark Schug explains how the "economic…
Key Concepts: Choice, Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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The Economic Way of Thinking

In this video, Dr. Mark Schug explains how the "economic…
Key Concepts: Choice, Credit, Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis…
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Bringing the Market to the Farm

Students learn how community supported agriculture (CSAs) is changing the…
Key Concepts: Choice, Consumers, Goods and Services…
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Why Work Now?

Why do people work so hard? Why aren't you just…
Key Concepts: Balance of Trade and Balance of Payments, Division of Labor/Specialization, Goods and Services
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Old Toy – New Market

Students explore the LEGOLAND theme parks and demonstrate an…
Key Concepts: Goods and Services, Markets, Profit
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Tic Tac Taxes

In this economics lesson, students will learn about taxes and…
Objective: Students will be able to understand the reason for taxes and evaluate which goods and servic…
Key Concepts: Taxes
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