Do higher tax rates slow economic growth? As part of his reporting on Making Sen$e of financial news, economics correspondent Paul Solman takes a look at the history of taxes.
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Businesses use advertising to tell consumers about the goods and services they are selling. Businesses hope that their advertisements will...
Key Concepts: Advertising, Business Costs and Revenues, Economic Institutions…
In this lesson, updated with 2023 statistics, students learn about the challenges of the federal debt and play the Fiscal...
Key Concepts: Budget Deficits and Public Debt, Fiscal Policy, Roles of Government
In this economics activity, students will examine workforce safety issues for teens.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Roles of Government
In this economics activity, students will analyze a political cartoon to examine how beliefs influence economic decisions.
Key Concepts: Fiscal Policy, Roles of Government