Economics

Cyprus Bailout the Latest in Eurozone Woes

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Published March 28, 2013 A solution was reached Monday, March 25, to avert a large-scale banking crisis that has overtaken the small island nation of…read more

Bailout Saves Cyprus from Potential Bankruptcy Plunge

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Click here to download video The country of Cyprus avoided bankruptcy yesterday after it agreed to terms for a financial bailout from its partners in…read more

What is sequestration? – Lesson Plan

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Subject(s): Economics, U.S. Estimated Time: One 45-minute class period Grade Level: 10-12th Objective: Students Will: Learn the definition of sequestration. Learn about government budgets, spending…read more

The housing crisis: GDP, housing Bubble and recession – Lesson Plan

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By Senior Economics Correspondent Paul Solman Subject(s) Economics, Math, Economic History Grade Level 9-12 Objective Help students understand the housing bubble and the current U.S.…read more

Fall off a fiscal cliff, or navigate a fiscal slope? – Lesson Plan

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By Shannon Sullivan Subjects Economics, Mathematics, Language Arts Estimated Time Two Class Periods Plus Homework Grade Level Grades 9-12 Objective Students will: Review vocabulary related to…read more

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