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The Curse of Econ 101

When it comes to basic policy questions such as the minimum wage, introductory economics can be more misleading than it is helpful.

The concept of supply and demand is often called the heart and soul of economics. It is the foundation for much of what is studied in the field. Understanding how supply and demand affect the economy helps us recognize economics everywhere in our daily lives.

The concept of supply and demand is often called the heart and soul of economics. It is the foundation for much of what is studied in the field. Understanding how supply and demand affect the economy helps us recognize economics everywhere in our daily lives.

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With the world debt crisis still going strong, and economic uncertainty looming for many nations, we ask what is the current state of world debt? He

With the world debt crisis still going strong, and economic uncertainty looming for many nations, we ask what is the current state of world debt? He

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The currency system in the USA has changed over the hundreds of years since settlement began.

Quantitative Easing (QE) is an unconventional monetary policy used by governments to help stimulate the economy, usually when traditional methods don't seems to be enough, such as during deep recessions. But its unconventional nature means it has both foes and fans. What exactly is this technique, and why is it so controversial? Read on to find out.

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Welcome to my first 31 Days series! More may be added in the future, but this year I'm posting every day for the 31 days in October 2013...

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