Key Concepts: Decision Making/Cost-Benefit Analysis, Employment and Unemployment
Unemployment and Labor Force Participation Video Series and Quiz
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: January 25 2022,
Author: Marginal Revolution University
Students will be able to:
- Define unemployment, frictional unemployment, structural unemployment, cyclical unemployment, and the natural unemployment rate.
- Explain how unemployment is counted.
In this economics video series, students will learn about employment and unemployment.
This 9-video unit on unemployment explains how unemployment is defined and counted, what frictional, structural, and cyclical unemployment are, and what the natural unemployment rate is.
Economic Misery and Presidential Elections
Updated with new statistics! The students examine economic data in order to predict the results of presidential elections.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, GDP
Grades Higher Education, 9-12
On this website, you can see how the frameworks and theories taught in class relate to real-world timely events.
Key Concepts: Employment and Unemployment, Fiscal Policy, Income Distribution
The Potential Impact of the USMCA on US Manufacturing Jobs
In this economics activity, students assess the potential effect of USMCA on US manufacturing jobs.
Key Concepts: Barriers to Trade, Benefits of Trade, Employment and Unemployment