Category Archives: Learning Economics

Economics is Fun- Joint Enterprise

If I could rename this lesson, I would use the terms “stocks and bonds”. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Speculation

Dr. Madsen Pirie’s series continues as we learn about the middlemen who bring certainty to the producers. Continue reading

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Middlemen

Every week I visit the grocery store and marvel at the variety of foods and goods available. Continue reading

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Money

Why do we use money? What are some examples of money? What is fiat currency? Why does this potentially create inflation? Continue reading

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Time

Dr. Madsen Pirie’s series continues as he discusses the concept of time. Continue reading

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Trade

He poses a question, “How can we help make developing countries wealthier?” Continue reading

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment

Economics is Fun- Specialization

“Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition”.- Adam Smith Dr. Madsen Pirie‘s series continues as he discusses the benefits of specialization in society. http://www.adamsmith.org To continue the series, follow the link https://hessenflow.wordpress.com/2012/03/15/economics-is-fun-trade/

Posted in Learning Economics | 1 Comment