This new, menu-driven DVD provides eight information oriented, basic skills programs to help encourage and direct academic readiness and positive outcomes as students start to understand economics. The eight titles listed below provide a basic overview of economic concepts. For example, the Quick Tip format of The Role Government Plays In Economics explores the connection between the free market economy and government services. The basic/core values of political liberals and political conservatives are explained. The program looks into how social values can conflict or guide the government. It examines the connection between government’s infrastructure and business and its production of goods and services so that individuals can live, work, and recreate. Each title is approximately 6 minutes in length for over 40 minutes of instruction.
DVD menu items include:
Introducing Economics, How Markets Work, Basic Economic Indicators, Monetary Fiscal Policy, The Role Government Plays In Economics, International Trade, The Stock Market, Technology And The Economy.