Economics U$A

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  • Creator produced by the Educational Film Center
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Chicago, Ill. : Films Incorporated, [1985] ©1985
  • Physical Details
    • 28 videocassettes (approximately 30 min. ea.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm14159080

Summary

  • This 28-part telecourse is designed to help teach the principles of economics by using economic events in America, present and past, as examples.

Notes

  • VHS.

Contents

  • 1. Resources and scarcity -- 2. Markets -- 3. U.S. economic growth -- 4. Boom and bust -- 5. J.M. Keynes -- 6. Fiscal policy -- 7. Inflation -- 8. The banking system -- 9. The federal reserve -- 10. Stagflation -- 11. Productivity -- 12. Federal deficits -- 13. Monetary policy -- 14. Stabilization policy -- 15. The firm -- 16. Supply and demand -- 17. Perfect competition and inelastic demand -- 18. Economic efficiency -- 19. Monopoly --20. Oligopolies -- 21. Pollution -- 22. Labor and management -- 23. Profits and interest -- 24. Reducing poverty -- 25. Economic growth -- 26. Public goods and responsibilities --27. International trade -- 28. Exchange rates