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Market-ability Lesson (Markets and Technological Change)

Marketplace, a daily economics news program heard on National Public Radio, featured a story on January 8, 2002, titled... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: NCEE
Date Added: Aug 27, 2005 Date Modified: Dec 14, 2009
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Marketplace - To Show or Not to Show (cost/benefit analysis, profit, and decision making)

This lesson complements an NPR Marketplace segment exploring the effects of the rising costs of insurance for high-profile... see more
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Author: NCEE
Date Added: Aug 27, 2005 Date Modified: Jun 05, 2008
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Development & Underdevelopment: The Dynamics of Economic Development

This site discusses the ideas behind development, reviews the historical experiences that guide the world today and profiles... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: David Mericle, Jelmer Vernooij, & Juan Camilio Dorado Duran
Date Added: Sep 16, 2002 Date Modified: Jan 29, 2005
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Basic Economic Problems

These review notes concern the basic economic problems of scarcity, opportunity costs and economic systems.
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Richard Young Wood Green School Witney
Date Added: Aug 17, 2002 Date Modified: Aug 13, 2010
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The Economics of Voting: What Do You Mean, My Vote Doesn't Count?

This lesson explores the costs and benefits associated with voting in national elections. Specifically, the concepts of... see more
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Author: Cindy Crain and Dwight R. Lee
Date Added: Aug 27, 2005 Date Modified: Feb 09, 2014
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Econo-History

This brief tutorial provides a general history of economics, describing the work of Adam Smith, Ricardo, Malthus, Karl Marx,... see more
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Author: Think Quest
Date Added: Sep 16, 2002 Date Modified: Apr 27, 2013
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Economics of Demand

This is a tutorial that uses a practical example (Bob, who is going off to college and has to buy all of his clothes himself)... see more
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Author: Kim Sosin
Date Added: May 09, 2000 Date Modified: Jul 19, 2004
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Risk

This is an interactive tutorial about risk. Information about risk is provided, examples are given, and then students are... see more
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Author: Sam Baker
Date Added: Aug 25, 2000 Date Modified: Jun 03, 2014
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Risk Aversion and Insurance

This is an interactive tutorial intended to demonstrate risk aversion. Students are provided with a number of different... see more
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Author: Sam Baker
Date Added: Aug 25, 2000 Date Modified: Jun 03, 2014
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The Price We Pay for Health: US and Canada

In this lesson plan, students review the health systems of United States and Canada. They will identify the positive aspects... see more
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Author: Pamela Middlebrook
Date Added: Aug 27, 2005 Date Modified: Jun 06, 2014
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