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Grade 9-12
On-Demand Webinar

Macroeconomics 304: Financial Intermediaries and Monetary Policy

July 23 7:00-8:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: January 19 2023,
Presenter: Matthew Gherman


Teachers will be able to:

  • Understand the role of the banking system and financial instruments on individual and national levels.
  • Understand the influence of the Federal Reserve. 

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, teachers will examine bank products and services on local, personal finance and larger, macro levels.


An examination of the role of the banking system and Federal Reserve.  We will also look at the tools of monetary policy, when they are used and their effect on the overall economy.  We will also analyze how well the Federal Reserve has used those tools in past economic crises.