Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Employment and Unemployment
Making Sen$e with Paul Solman: Many Left Uncounted in Official Jobless Rate
Updated: April 16 2020,
Author: Council for Economic Education
In this economics video, Paul Solman talks about the unemployment rate vs Jobless Rate.
Paul Solman shows how the number of people who fall outside of official jobless rates indicates that the actual unemployment rate is higher than reported.
Economic Misery and Presidential Elections
Updated with new statistics! The students examine economic data in order to predict the results of presidential elections.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, GDP
Grades Higher Education, 9-12
On this website, you can see how the frameworks and theories taught in class relate to real-world timely events.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, Income Distribution
The Potential Impact of the USMCA on US Manufacturing Jobs
In this economics activity, students assess the potential effect of USMCA on US manufacturing jobs.
Key Concepts: Barriers to Trade, Benefits of Trade, Employment and Unemployment