Econ Express is a unique online resource that helps teachers and students learn, practice, and assess basic economic concepts in a creative and engaging way. Covering 51 concepts, Econ Express serves as a general overview of the content typically taught in a high school Intro to Economics course. It’s all here: from the basics of scarcity and productive resources to more intricate topics like comparative advantage and monetary policy, Econ Express provides an overview to economics that is accessible and easy to use.
All academic subjects have a foundation. This domain features the key concepts upon which Economics is built.
The behavior of firms and individuals inside of markets is the focus of microeconomics. Learn how prices are set, the motivations of buyers and sellers interact, and the ways in which markets are structured here.
As its name implies, macroeconomics is all about the big picture of the nationwide economy. Key concepts include measuring and monitoring the economy as well as learning how policymakers affect the economy through political and economic decisions.
No modern economy is completely self-sufficient. Trade is critical to global growth and wealth creation. This domain features concepts that explain why trade matters, how it happens, and why some countries limit it.
Individual decision-making is the cornerstone of personal finance. Budgets, insurance, investing, and work-life all involve applying economic concepts to personal situations.
Overview: Producer decisions are affected by many things other than prices. Learn what those things are in this lesson.
Overview: Credit is a tool that, when used effectively, helps people get homes, cars, start businesses, and further their education. When misused, it can literally ruin lives. This lesson explains how.
This interactive, 3D virtual tour of the Georgia Governor's Mansion will allow you to explore the rooms in the mansion and learn about the historic collection of artifacts.