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Macroeconomics Notes Introduction

Part 1 Understanding Economic Activity
1) Economics Defined
2) Economizing Scarce Resources
3) Market System Capitalism and Political Economy
    Readings: Democratic Federalist Republic
4) Demand and Supply
5 Key Economic Questions Society Must Answer
6) Government's Economic Functions

Market System Participants     Test Review # 1

Microeconomics Notes Introduction

Part 1 How Demand and Supply Affect Profit
19) Elasticity of Demand Affects Total Revenue plus
Income 1 video, Cross 1 video, Price Elasticity
of Supply, Tax Incidence 3 videos

20) Consumer Behavior and Demand Theory

21) How Cost of Production Affects Supply
22) Analyzing Profit

Micro Test Review 1   Please    

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Page One Economics
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Part 2 Understanding Total Economic Activity
Prelude Macroeconomics Overview
8) Measuring Total Economic Activity
9) The Business Cycle
A. Financial Crisis is our free Internet course
B. The Great Recession

10) Macro Equilibrium
11) Competing Macro Theories and Issues

12 Keynesian Economics: An Expanded View

13 Money, Banking, and the Creation of Money
Macro Test Review 2   Please  .
Part 2 Product and Factor Markets
23) Pure Competition
24) Monopoly

25 Monopolistic Competition
26) Oligopoly
27) Demand for Economic Resources
28) Wage Determination

29) Rent, Interest, and Profit
Micro Test Review Notes 2

Review Materials
Quick Notes Economic Reviews
for those pressed for time

7 Economics Test Reviews

Economics 1 and 2 Video Lectures

Market System Capitalism and
Political Economy Videos

Part 3 Controlling Total Economic Activity

14) Fiscal Policy
15) Monetary Policy  See The Great Recession
16 Stagflation and Supply-Side Econ
17) Budget Deficits 

18) Economic Growth

Macro Test Review Notes 3

Appendix A International Trade
Appendix B Great Recession
Appendix C A Brief History of U S Banking Problems
Appendix D History/Politics Book Summaries

Macroeconomics Overview
The Effect of Income Tax Rates on the Economy
The Trouble With Macroeconomics

Democratic Capitalism vs. Capitalistic Democracy
History of Economic Thought Course


Part 3 Government, Capitalism, Mixed Economy

30) Public Goods Help When Markets Fail
31) Market Based Government Externality Intervention
32) Antitrust and Other Government Regulation
33) Distributing Income

Micro Test Review Notes 3

Appendix A International Trade
Appendix B Great Recession
Appendix C A
ppendix D History/Politics Book Summaries
Brief History of U S Banking Problems  

History of Economic Thought Course is one of our free economics courses.

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U.S. Economic History
1786 Shays Tax Rebellion Leads to a Constitution

Teddy Roosevelt Takes on the RR Trusts

1930s Government Safety Net Deficits,
Like War Deficits, Prove Attractive

Boom, Bust, Boom: Jazz, Depression, Hiroshima 

US Economic Normality 1945-2015    page2

Great Recession 1p or 3 p

Severe Recessions 2p 

History of US Banking

Recent Decades Ranked by Problems 2p

20th Century Decade Evaluation 10p

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US Political Economy Basics

U.S. Political Economy Handbook

Building America's Democratic Federalist Capitalist Republic
Political Economy 1788-2016
A Very Brief Political History of the United States
U.S. Economic History 1900-2017

Current Political Economy Issues
U.S. Political Economy


A Very Brief Political History of the United States

Book Summaries
Presidential Courage     
Thomas Jefferson     American Dynasty


US Political Eras
Political Eras One 1788 to 1892   pdf
Political Eras Two 1896 to 2016   pdf

Presidential Elections One 1778-1824   pdf
Presidential Elections Two 1828-1852      
Presidential Elections Three 1856-1892       

Presidential Elections Four 1896-1928   pdf
Presidential Elections Five 1932-72   pdf  
Presidential Elections Six 1976-2012  




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