We found 40 resources with the concept recessions
Episode 18: The Business Cycle
8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever ridden a ride that goes up and down so many times it almost makes you sick? Scholars research the concept of a business cycle in the 18th podcast of a 21-part Economic Lowdown series. They investigate the factors leading to...
The Story of the Federal Reserve System
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Prevent the Federal Reserve System from becoming a dry topic for your middle and high schoolers by using an informative, engaging resource! The cartoon takes your class on a journey with aliens from the planet of Novus to observe the...
FRED and the Federal Budget Interactive Lesson
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Chances are, the members of your economics class have heard the terms federal reserve, GDP, and budget deficit in any number of places, including political campaigns, nightly news, and social media. But can they apply their classroom...
What's all the Yellen About? Monetary Policy and the Federal Reserve
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Most countries experience an economic slump from time to time. Learn about the ways the Federal Reserve can intervene in a struggling economy before a crisis occurs with a short video from Crash Course Economics that focuses on monetary...
Fight of the Century: Keynes vs. Hayek Round Two
10 mins 10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In a witty and entertaining video, world-renowned economists John Maynard Keynes and Friedrich Hayek come to life and debate impact of government spending on the economy through the medium of a rap song and metaphor of a boxing match.
"The Cluster of Errors" - The Austrian Theory of Boom and Bust
5 mins 10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Does the financial crises of 2008 fit the Austrian economic theory of "boom and bust"? American economics professor Lawrence H. White discusses economists' rationale for following interest rates and the reliability of turning to theory...
Long Run Aggregate Supply, Recession, and Inflation (LRAS)
4 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What happens to price, quantity, and GDP on a graph when the aggregate demand and aggregate supply curves shift? Economics instructor Mr. Clifford provides another great instructional video for macroeconomics students, covering such...
"Fear the Boom and Bust" a Hayek vs. Keynes Rap Anthem
8 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Opt out of another dry economics lesson with this crazy video featuring a performance and rap song about the contributions and theories of economists Friedrich Hayek and John Maynard Keynes. The primary topic of focus is a boom and bust...
The Fed Today: A Video on the Federal Reserve
1 min 11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What a great introduction to the Federal Reserve System in the United States! Here you'll find a detailed and organized video on the history, monetary policy, and structure of the Federal Reserve, as well as guidelines for putting class...
Chapter 8: Introduction to Economic Growth and Instability
10th - 12th
Help your young economists put the current financial situation into context with this fluid and informative presentation. Complete with a thorough list of key terms at the end and a useful navigation tool on each slide, the presentation...