Economics

What is sequestration? – Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan

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

Lesson Plan

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

Lesson Plan

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

What is the “Fiscal Cliff” and Should We Fear it?

Article

Now that the American people have decided to give President Barack Obama another four years, lawmakers have less than two months to avoid the “fiscal…read more

Is Online Job Hunting Effective?

Video

More and more companies are moving their employment process to the internet these days. Large businesses have extensive internet application sites, and online job boards…read more

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