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QUESTION OF THE DAY
Every day, there will be a “Question of the Day” available on the class website. You should do your best to write a complete response (25 word minimum) to the question and EMAIL it to me. If you aren’t sure about what to write, please ask! My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
What makes somebody an ENTREPRENEUR? What role do entrepreneurs play in our economy?
Most of the businesses that we know are corporations. So, what exactly is a CORPORATION?
We need the government to perform certain duties in our economy. What are some of the most important roles of government?
Why does the government provide certain goods and services (like roads), but not others (like cars)?
Government is more-or-less “hands off” in a market economy, but what kinds of “market failures” (problems) should the government step in to fix?
Why does the government need to “redistribute income”? How does it do this? (give some examples)
To see how you’re doing, a doctor might check your temperature, pulse, and blood pressure. How can economists tell how well our ECONOMY is doing? (give me a few ideas)
What is meant by UNEMPLOYMENT? How is the unemployment rate calculated?
How can the government affect how the economy is doing? (give several examples)
Consumers in the U.S. love to spend money. How does this help to explain why the U.S. has an imbalance of trade? How does a recession actually help?
WEEK 13 & 14
Why do you think that some countries decide to trade with each other while others choose not to? Try to come up with several examples.
Today you will select your BPA Competitions! Which two will you SELECT? What will you do to WIN?
No QOD ... Thanksgiving Feast!
What is meant by GLOBALIZATION? How does this trend affect our economy? Is it a good thing or a bad thing?
Describe some of the challenges that countries face when they try to work together.
SYLLABUS AND WEEKLY SHEETS
Financial Foundations Syllabus 2021-22
Financial Foundations Course Guide 2021-22
FIFO Week 9
FIFO Week 10
FIFO Week 11
FIFO Week 12
FIFO Week 13 & 14
FIFO Week 15
The Entrepreneur in You?, I Wonder Why They Never Made A ...
Fickle Financial Services, Larry's Leaf Raking
Roles of Government
Preamble, Public Goods
Externalities, How Competitive?
Fair Tax, What Would You Do?
What Component of GDP?
Business Cycle, Too Much Money
Monetary Policy, What If, Fiscal Policy
Measuring Trade, Wealth of Nations
WEEK 13 & 14
Global Tactics Game
Choosing Your BPA Competition
An American Journey, Globalization Trend
Global Trading Patterns Game