A crash course on 65 core economics topics
By Alfred Mill. Brief chapters demystify 65 core economics topics, cutting through tedious details to prove that learning about economics can be engaging, practical, and even entertaining. This information-packed crash course provides explanations, definitions, and examples from everyday life, illuminating important terms and concepts in 10 to 20 paragraphs. Clear, easy-to-understand explanations are offered for topics including inflation, deflation, unemployment, interest rates, exchange rates, financial markets, supply-side economics, collateralized debt obligation, diminishing marginal utility, quantitative easing, and much more. Grades 9 and up. Index. Adams Media. 288 pages. ©2016.