We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics

We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
We the Economy worksheets and guides- Economics
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A panel of top economic experts including academics, analysts, journalists, and historians helped identify 20 key topics about the U.S. economy that every American should understand. Those and other economic advisors then worked with our filmmakers to shape the topics into 5-8 minute films that answer the questions:

**We The Economy Video link **

We The Economy Youtube

You are purchasing 11 uniquely created guides with answer keys. These will help guide the students as they watch the videos. They will also help in guiding the discussion after the video is over.

For the 9 episodes that I did not create guides for there is a generic guide that may be used.

Within each chapter are sub-topics that address certain questions from each chapter.

Chapter 1: What is the Economy?

- How did the economy get started?

- Why is the law of supply and demand so powerful?

- How do we measure the economy?

- How does the Government regulate the economy?

- Are natural resources vital to the economy?

Chapter 2: What is Money?

- What is the real value of a dollar?

- What do banks do without deposits?

- What is the Federal Reserve?

- What causes a recession?

- How does Wall Street influence the economy?

Chapter 3: What is the Role of our Government in the Economy?

- Why is our tax system so complicated?

- Where do our tax dollars go?

- Why does the US fund foreign aid?

- Why do we have budget deficits and a national; debt?

Chapter 4: What is Globalization?

- What is the global trade system?

- What happens when jobs disappear?

- Is China’s boom good for our economy?

- What do human rights have to do with the economy?

- How do pandemics impact the global economy?

Chapter 5: What Causes Inequality?

- Is inequality growing?

- Why is the minimum wage important?

- Why is healthcare so expensive?

- What are the causes of inequality?

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