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ECO-201-Principles of macroeconomics

by John McGuire
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Materials for macroeconomics

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1.

Online Teaching Material in Economics


Added 04/27/2013
Sources - mostly from the UK
A categorised and frequently updated database of links to hundreds of online tutorials, quizzes and other materials relevant to university-level economics, including simluations, glossaries and case studies.
2.

Scarcity and Choice


Added 04/27/2013
Week 1: Scarcity and Choices - ECO-201 and 202

These lesson plans were developed by the Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) which was established to improve economic education in the U.S. Although the lessons are oriented toward high school student
3.

Specialization & Comparative Advantage


Added 04/27/2013
Animated Comparative Advantage - ECO-201
Four Flash animations of graphical analysis on specialization and comparative advantage - not sure of its effectiveness.
4.

Money and Inflation


Added 04/27/2013
Inflation - ECO-201
These lesson plans were developed by the Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE) which was established to improve economic education in the U.S. Although the lessons are oriented toward high school students, they can be used for first
5.

2005 - A Game for Macroeconomists


Added 04/27/2013
Games and simulations, such as The President's Game
6.

Great Economists and their Times


Added 04/27/2013
Timeline for famous economists.
7.

The Basics of Foreign Trade and Exchange


Added 04/27/2013
Comparative Advantage - ECO-201
This 55 page publication by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York is a primer of the reasons nations trade, and includes information on comparative advantage, measures of trade, exchange rates, and protectionism. Also inclu
8.

Econo-History


Added 04/27/2013
Economic History of Thought - ECO-201
This brief tutorial provides a general history of economics, describing the work of Adam Smith, Ricardo, Malthus, Karl Marx, and Keynes.
9.

Fed 101


Added 04/27/2013
Interactive Fed "Missions" - ECO-201
This is an interactive site about the Federal Reserve Bank and its function. It takes awhile to download unless one has a T1 or DSL connection. Topics include History, Structure, Monetary Policy, Banking Supervision a
10.

On Reserve: A Resource for Economic Educators


Added 04/27/2013
Many pages of teaching skills by Fed - ECO-110
This is a resource that explores economic or consumer education topics, suggests supplemental reading materials and teaching activities, and relates news of regional economic education programs. Although des
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